|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
|Place made||France, Malta: Malta (island), Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/665|
First World War, 1914-1918
|Copying Provisions||Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition|
|Transcript||Download PDF document of Burgess, Eric (Gunner, b.1896 - d.1917) (file) Download PDF document of Burgess, Eric (Gunner, b.1896 - d.1917) (file)|
Burgess, Eric (Gunner, b.1896 - d.1917)
Collection relating to service of 1674 Gunner (Gnr) Eric Burgess, 53 Battery Australian Field Artillery, Gallipoli and France, 1915-1917. Collection includes copies of letters sent home to family in Australia. Copies made by Australian War Memorial 1928. Location of originals unknown. Letters mention Burgess' attempts to have his brother Joseph 'claim' him for 53 Battery Australian Field Artillery.
A transcipt is available for this collection (pdf file).