Wallet 1 of 1 - Memoir titled "An Australian Soldier in the British Army" by John C Erskine, 1989

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Accession Number AWM2019.22.206
Collection number PR89/048
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 1
Object type Memoir
Physical description 14 Image/s captured
Maker Erskine, John C
Date made 1989
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of Lieutenant John C Erskine, No. 3 Commando Battalion, 1989.

Wallet 1 of 1 - Wallet consists of a memoir titled "An Australian Soldier in the British Army" relating to the service of John C Erskine, Lieutenant, No.3 Commando Battalion, British Army. In the memoir, Erskine reminisces on life in the British army and the invasion of Sicily in July 1943, with the assault on George Beach and a detailed account of the battle for Malati Bridge, accompanied by maps.