Dawkins, Charles Stanley (Captain)

Unit 51st Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Accession Number 1DRL/0237
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Diary
Maker Dawkins, Charles Stanley
Place made Egypt, Western Front
Date made 1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/736
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to service of Captain Charles Stanley Dawkins, 51 Battalion, France, 1916. Collection includes a diary covering Dawkins' training in Egypt and active service in France.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Captain, 51st Bn, AIF. Killed at Mouquet Farm, near Pozieres, 3 September 1916,. Warehouseman, of Subiaco, WA, born Warrnambool, VIC, educated Subiaco State School, was a Lieutenant 88 Infantry Western Australia. Age at time of death, 24.