Sutherland, Leslie William (Lieutenant, b.1892 - d.1967)

Accession Number 2DRL/0988
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Document, Letter, Souvenir
Maker Sutherland, Leslie William
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Anzac Beaches Area, Anzac Beach
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/5439
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition

Collection relating to Lieutenant Leslie William Sutherland, MC, DCM, 1 Squadron Australian Flying Corps (1 Sqn AFC), First World War. Collection comprises an undated letter written by Sutherland to his fiance; notes on cricket games played at Suvla Plains in 1915 and two score sheets of a cricket game played between the 1 Australian Light Horse Brigade and 3 Australian Light Horse Brigade, near No. 3 Outpost, North Anzac, 15 October 1915 and British propaganda leaflets dropped over Turkish lines.