Leane, Benjamin Bennett (Major, b.1890 - d.1917

Collection ID 1DRL/0412
Collection type Private Record
Title Leane, Benjamin Bennett (Major, b.1890 - d.1917
Measurement 3 wallets: 11 cms
Object type Papers
Maker Leane, Benjamin Bennett
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1927

Collection relating to the service of Major Benjamin Bennett Leane, 48 Battalion, AIF, Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front, 1914-1917. Collection consists of one letter [typescript carbon copy] and photostat copies of personal diaries, bound into two volumes by AWM. Diaries are written in the form of letters to his wife, Phyllis, and contain detailed descriptions of his day-to-day experiences in the army, as well as personal messages to his wife. Location of original letters unknown.

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