Kirkpatrick, John Simpson (Private, b:1892 - d:1915

Collection ID 3DRL/3424
Collection type Private Record
Title Kirkpatrick, John Simpson (Private, b:1892 - d:1915
Measurement overall: 269 mm x 210 mm
Object type Papers
Maker Kirkpatrick, John Simpson
Place made At sea
Date made 1909-1947

A series of letters exchanged between 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, his mother Sarah Kirkpatrick and sister Annie Kirkpatrick, spanning the years 1909 to 1915. Subjects include his life before the war and his enlistment and service with the 3 Field Ambulance at Gallipoli. Later correspondence concerns his death, MID and medals. The collection also includes pictorial letter cards, postcards, pamphlets, news cuttings, tickets and other memorabilia.