ID number3DRL/3424
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleKirkpatrick, John Simpson (Private, b:1892 - d:1915)
Measurementoverall: 269 mm x 210 mm
Object type
  • Papers
  • Letters
  • Postcard
  • Certificate
  • Souvenir
Maker
  • Kirkpatrick, John Simpson
  • Various
Place made
  • At sea
  • Australia
  • Egypt
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made1909-1947
Accessrestricted
DescriptionA 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.
PDF 5.26 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1909
PDF 5.45 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family, 1910
PDF 7.88 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1911
PDF 8.33 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1912
PDF 5.37 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1913
PDF 8.33 MB Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Mother, 1914
PDF 6.46 MB Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1915
PDF 3.16 MB Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family
PDF 2.9 MB Condolence letters for John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915
PDF 1.74 MB Certificates and letters for John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915-1921
PDF 493.11 KB Letters from the New Zealand High Commission and The Gallipoli Legion, 1947-1948
PDF 3.72 MB Printed material relating to John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915-1916
PDF 14.06 MB Envelopes relating to John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1909-1915
PDF 3.96 MB Postcards from John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1909-1915
PDF 2.94 MB Lettercards from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family, 1912-1915