Boulton, Lachlan Roy (Corporal, b.? - d.1917)

Unit 33rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0136
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Boulton, Lachlan Roy
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1916-1917; 1928
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of 2034 Corporal Lachlan Roy Boulton, 33 Battalion, France 1916-1917. Collection includes typewritten copy of extracted diary of Boulton from departure 25 August 1916 until 16 July 1917. Extracts made 1928 by Australian War Memorial. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 2034 Corporal Lachlan Roy Boulton, 33 Battalion., Australian Infantry. Killed in action 15 July 1917. Age 21. Son of George and Frances Charlotte Boulton, of Public School, Verona, New South Wales. Native of Quirindi, New South Wales.