Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

AUSTRALASIAN FORCES.

KITCHENER'S ARRANGEMENTS

SENSIBLE AND OPPORTUNE

MELBOURNE, Docember 3.

In the Federal Senate to-day, Senator Pearce (Minister of Defence) "announced that the Australian and New Zealand contingents had safely arrived and disembarked in Egypt to assist in the dofonco of that country and undergo complete training, and that they would go direct to the European front" to fight with the other British troops when their training is complete. The Commonwealth agreed to this step on tho strong recommendation and advice of Lord Kitchener, who pointed out that tent lite in mid-winter in England, after a long tropical and sub-tropical voyttgv, would impose a very severe trial and unnecessary hardships on the men.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ESD19141204.2.16.4

Bibliographic details

AUSTRALASIAN FORCES., Issue 15667, 4 December 1914

Word Count
113

AUSTRALASIAN FORCES. Issue 15667, 4 December 1914

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working