Burial ceremony of Lieutenant Thomas Currie Derrick VC, DCM, 2/48th Battalion AIF, at 110th ...

Unit 2/48th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number 044970
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Unknown
Place made Borneo: Tarakan
Date made May 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Burial ceremony of Lieutenant Thomas Currie Derrick VC, DCM, 2/48th Battalion AIF, at 110th Clearing Station, Tarakan, Borneo. Lieutenant Derrick died on 23 May 1945 from wounds received in action on the precious day. The burial service was conducted by Dudley Williams