Thomas, Arthur G (Corporal, 6th Bn d.1918)

Unit 6th Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Accession Number 3DRL/2206
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Book, Copy, Diary, Letters
Maker Thomas, Arthur G
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/103/009
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Papers of Corporal Arthur G. Thomas (3470), 6th Infantry Battalion (AIF). Letters home from the time of embarkation for overseas service on 11 October 1915. The collection is quite extensive and detailed. Typescript copies. Diary - Photocopy, 1916-1917. Regular detailed entries covering service in France. Notebook on war experiences, France 1916 and typescript of the same. Thomas was killed in action on 8 June 1918 near Strazeele, just east of Hazebrouck, northern France.