Australian Journalist Volunteers for Military Service
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Australian Journalist Volunteers for Military Service

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Philip Masel, Editor of the Westralian Judean and Perth correspondent of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, has volunteered for military service and is at present in Melbourne undergoing a specialist’s training as an officer of the Australian Imperial Force. Lieutenant Masel has edited Western Australia’s only Jewish newspaper for the past eleven years.

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