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Opal good luck charm for Z force special unit Laurie Sydney Black OAM Lieutenant, was one of the secret Z men in World War 2 and had with him opal good luck charm. Lucky because narrowly escaped capture, “beheaded by the Japanese”.One operation behind enemy lines in Indonesian island-Ambon, Black & another Australian Z man was chased for 10 days by 200 bloodthirsty Japanese, Laurie outsmarted his hunters and caught up with an Australian Catalina flying boat, so Black lived to fight another day. “Two other Z special force soldiers who were tracked down like animals by the Japanese headhunters received the ultimate penalty”beheaded”.
Laurie Black a great charity volunteer worker for Red Cross-Legacy-Salvation Army, he retired from the Veterans review board at 65. Laurie Black 1990 was awarded the medal of the order of Australia.
Laurie Sydney Black was one of the few Australians awarded US submarine combat pin for service behind enemy lines for American submarines.
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Hal Black and his 3 brothers all had opal good luck charm with them during the Second World War in the Pacific, volunteered and seen front line action. All survived after the Japanese and Germans were defeated, uncle’s L Black was one of the most decorated hero after the war, his best friend who idolized him was a state RSL-return Soldiers league President who was nominated also for Australian RSL President. Officer Laurie Black Australian Z force unit was also rewarded Americans submarine metal, as well from the Australians. Officer Black always joked how the opal was his lucky charm, and this is why he said he became a hero as he was never scared, he used to joke and say his lucky Australian opal gave him the courage . Uncle Col Black and 3 other brothers volunteered world war 2, Col Black volunteered also for the North Korean United Nations campaign and again he had with him his lucky Australian opal gemstone charm that he had with him when he volunteered with his brothers in the Second World War.
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Z special unit or Special operations executive special operations Australia, a joint allied special military unit Second World War. The soldiers operate behind the Japanese enemy lines,mostly operating on the islands of Indonesia & on Borneo Z unit carried out 81 operations in the Second World War South West Pacific theatre, by submarine officer Laurie Black received the US submarine metal or parachute conducting guerrilla warfare.
Australian mostly made up the force of the Z Special Unit it was a commendo and reconnaissance unit that included of New Zealand, Timorese and Indonesian members, British & Dutch.
Famous missions were Operation named Rimau and Operation named Jaywick, involving commando style attacks shipping in Singapore. Operation named Rimau deaths 23 Australian Z men some guys were captured and executed, the Japanese beheaded then by the method of samurai sword.
Opal good luck gemstones Australian opals because there are so many good luck gemstone stories of Australian family striking it rich throughout the different states of Australia where these deposits of opals laid for over hundred million years waiting for someone to strike it rich.
One of the biggest international sports in the world American basketball and the Australian team have named themselves after the lucky opal, and beat the mighty famous invincible American team in the world cup in modern times, also silver medals in the most famous sporting arena Olympic games,coming second to the American invincibles.
Opal good luck still but Australia political correctness gone mad.
Let us not forget the digger’s the Australian heroes the, men that died in vain. Because Lieutenant Lawrence Black last and final words on paper to his next of kin, stated just put my ashes in the bin and put then out with the rubbish.