Blak Diggers: Percy ‘Gunner’ Suey; Joe Flick; The TSIB
Posted on: Mon 25 May 2020
Presented by Aboriginal actor Aaron Pedersen for the Blak Digger Project – featuring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who served or assisted in Australia’s war efforts over the years.
Linda Boney about her father, Percy “Gunner” Suey (WW2); Joe Flick about his grandfather, Mick Flick (WW1); Vanessa Seekee about the Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion (WW2).
Photo: Thursday Island 29.10.1949. A squad of the Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion training in their Company lines. AWM