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ID number 3DRL/3424
Title Kirkpatrick, John Simpson (Private, b:1892 - d:1915)
Record type Collection
Item count 1
Collection Private Record
Object types
  • Papers
  • Letters
  • Postcard
  • Certificate
  • Souvenir
Makers
  • Kirkpatrick, John Simpson (Maker)
  • Various (Maker)
Places made
  • At sea
  • Australia
  • Egypt
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1909-1947
Measurement overall: 269 mm x 210 mm
Note restricted

Description

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.

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  • Kirkpatrick, John Simpson (Private, b:1892 - d:1915)
  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1909

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written aboard the SS Hughington and sent by John Simpson to his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, between 14 October and 16 ...

  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family, 1910

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written by John Simpson to his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick and his sister, Annie Kirkpatrick between 16 April to 27 ...

  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1911

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written by John Simpson to his mother Sarah Kirkpatrick between 16 January and 7 December 1911. Eleven of the letters ...

  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1912

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written by John Simpson to his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, between 7 January and 12 December 1912. All of the letters ...

  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Mother, 1913

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written by John Simpson to his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, between 11 January and 31 December 1913. Four of the letters...

  • Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Mother, 1914

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were exchanged between John Simpson and his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, between 1 March and 25 December 1914. Four of the ...

  • Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1915

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were exchanged between John Simpson, his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, and his sister, Annie Kirkpatrick, between 3 January and...

  • Letters from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The undated letters were written by John Simpson to his mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick and his sister, Annie Kirkpatrick. Four of the ...

  • Condolence letters for John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters of condolence were written to Mrs Sarah Kirkpatrick and Miss Annie Kirkpatrick between 2 September and 28 November 1915. Two...

  • Certificates and letters for John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915-1921

    Certificates and letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The certificates and letters were issued by the British and Australian Governments regarding John Simpson's service. ...

  • Letters from the New Zealand High Commission and The Gallipoli Legion, 1947-1948

    Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were written by the New Zealand High Commission to Mrs Annie Pearson [nee Kirkpatrick] on 9 September 1947 and 16 September ...

  • Printed material relating to John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1915-1916

    Printed material relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The printed material was complied by Mrs Annie Pearson between 22 July 1915 and 25 April 1916. File contains: Poem titled ...

  • Envelopes relating to John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 1909-1915

    Envelopes relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The empty envelopes housed the correspondence exchanged between 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, his mother, Mrs Sarah ...

  • Postcards from John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1909-1915

    Postcards relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. This series of post cards was exchanged by John Simpson and his family between 3 November 1909 and 5 June 1915. Also included is an ...

  • Lettercards from John Simpson Kirkpatrick to his Family, 1912-1915

    Lettercards relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The lettercards were sent by John Simpson to his sister, Miss Annie Kirkpatrick, and his mother, Mrs Sarah Kirkpatrick, between 9 ...