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931001
  • Title
    Christopher John Robinson letter, 2 December 1916
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLDOC 1658
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    2 December 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    931001
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - xerox copy
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Christopher John Robinson, a shop assistant of Mudgee, New South Wales enlisted 11 Mar. 1916 aged 18 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire, 22 Aug. 1916. He served with the 45th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement in France. He was wounded in action, June 1917 and died of wounds, 3 Apr. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    Autograph letter signed from Christopher John Robinson to his grandmother from Salisbury, England, complaining about life in the army; with copy of his army record, 2 December 1916
  • Source
    Presented by Bede Nainn, 11 June 1970
  • Collection History
    Original in possession of Miss R. Hensley, Gulgong, N.S.W. 1970
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Research & study copies allowed: Author has been deceased for more than 50 years
    Copyright holder:: State Library of New South Wales
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: No publication without prior written approval of copyright holder
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • Finding Aids
  • Description source

    Compiled from the Manuscripts MLDOCs (3-31C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I letters
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1023878
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