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By Ken Anderson

It used to be a time of erroneous loyalties. the 1st international warfare British military, in a shameful act of patriotism, was once retreating from front line veterans who had a German identify and posting them to a non-combatants regiment. At domestic, anti-German feeling was once achieving fever pitch. notwithstanding, one younger guy, the son of a German father, conspired to have the military ship him into conflict. In doing so he turned a hero.

This is the tale of the 'German Tommy', Walter Schwarz (alias Lieutenant Walter Lancelot Merritt, army go and Bar, bearer of the king's pardon), advised in complete for the 1st time after years of analysis in Australia and Britain. It finds why and the way others helped the younger guy from Queensland – an Australian military deserter – continue to exist in an environment that used to be toxic at domestic and in conflict for these of German blood who have been, however, like Schwarz, unswerving to king and nation. Ken Anderson has long gone in the back of the authorised proof to assert how reputable files have been altered and participants of a mystery society lied and swore fake testimony to assist Schwarz, performing on their oath to assist a fellow member in distress.

The e-book bargains an perception into the way humans of German foundation have been taken care of in Australia and Britain throughout the First global struggle, in addition to how Freemasonry – at its height at the moment – helped males of humble historical past enhance their prestige in life.

It is a narrative of bravery and deception, certain within the background of war.

As featured in observe Your historical past and Essence magazines.

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