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  • Yorick Smaal
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Part of the Genders and Sexualities in History book series (GSX)

Abstract

Meet Errol. It is 1943 and he has just left school. The war in the Pacific is raging off Queensland’s coast, and on the streets of the capital Brisbane, swarms of American servicemen compete with Australian personnel for the attention and affection of local women and young men.

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Venereal Disease Moral Panic Queer Youth Queer Identity American Investigator 
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  • Yorick Smaal
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  1. 1.Griffith UniversityAustralia

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