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Edward 'Weary' Dunlop

A medical officer and one of 61,000 allied prisoners-of-war who were forced to work in the jungle building the Thai-Burma Railway (1943)

Zane Gray

Fear of sharks, exploited by Western writer (1930s)

Shirley Gwynne

Cyclone Tracy survivor (1970s)

Geoff Hazel

Unarmed peacekeeper under attack, fear of civilians (1999)

Mary Lee

Bombing of Darwin and Cyclone Tracey (Second World War and 1974)

Violet and Bruce Roberts

Sufferers of domestic violence, convicted for killing the abuser, eventually released (to 1980s)

Geza Varasdi

Hungarian asylum seeker after 1956 Olympics (1956)

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