Fairweather, Francis Edward, MC & bar (Captain, b.1891 - d.1918)

Units
Place Europe: France
Accession Number 2DRL/0207
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 ITEM
Object type Diary, Documents, Letters
Maker Fairweather, Francis Edward
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/3785
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

DIARY COVERING VOYAGE AND CONDITIONS ON SHIP, INCLUDING MEASLES EPIDEMIC AND EXERCISE ON BOARD - JUNE - AUGUST 1916. LETTERS DESCRIBE ACTION IN FRANCE - SOME FAIRLY DETAILED. PRAISES AUSTRALIAN SOLDIERS AND MENTIONS PRAISE FROM OTHER SOURCES. DESCRIBES ACTION IN WHICH HE WON MC. FEB 1917 - SEPT 1918