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872427
  • Title
    McLean letters, 18 December 1915-August 1916 / James Joseph McLean
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    18 December 1915-August 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    872427
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    J. J. McLean, labourer of Darlinghurst, Sydney was 21 years old when he enlisted at Longreach, Queensland, 14 May 1915 as a private with the 25th Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces. He embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915 and served at Gallipoli and in France where he was wounded, 5 Aug. 1916. He was hospitalised in England and was discharged in Sydney 7 Nov. 1917
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    James Joseph McLean letter, ca. 1915

    ITEM 02
    James Joseph McLean letter, 18 December 1915-August 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from J. J. McLean, 1919 Part of the European War Collecting Project (also known as the Soldiers' Diaries Collection or War Diaries Collection), established by the Trustees of the Mitchell Library in 1918
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I letters
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