Jones, Oscar Anglesey (Captain, b.1892 - d.1917)

Unit 21st Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Accession Number 1DRL/0388
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 3 cms.
Object type Papers
Maker Jones, Oscar Anglesey
Place made Egypt, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1916-1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/717
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to service of Captain Oscar Anglesey Jones, 21 Battalion AIF, Gallipoli, Egypt, France, 1915-1917. Collection consists of letters written by Jones to his mother, snapshots, training school lecture notes, and several field message books.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Captain Oscar Anglesey Jones, 21 Battalion, AIF, who died on 3 May 1917 of wounds received at Bullecourt; police constable; of Melbourne, Vic; born Broadford, Vic, 11 July 1892; joined the AIF on 11 March 1915; age at time of death, 24.