Backman, Percival Stanley (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1917)

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Accession Number 1DRL/0080
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Backman, Percival Stanley
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1928
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of Lieutenant Percival Stanley Backman, 6 Battalion, Salisbury, England, 1917. Collection consists of a copy of a letter to family describing 63 Battalion's march to Salisbury Plain. Copy made 1928 in response to Memorial's request. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Lieutenant Percival Stanley Backman, 6 Battalion, AIF. Killed in action, Belgium, 4 October 1917. Age 23. Son of John Engelbert Backman and Rachel Backman, of 8 Derrick St., Kew. Victoria.