Gilbert, Maric Jeggo

Accession Number PR03121
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Memoir
Maker Gilbert, Maric Jeggo (Eddie)
Place made Netherlands East Indies: Ambon, Pulau, Ambon
Date made 1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 89/0121
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Diary and illustrated memoir written by Private Maric Eddie Gilbert. Gilbert wrote the diary over several months in 1945 describing conditions as Japanese prisoner of war on Ambon. The memoir, "Ambon, 1941-1945, recollections of a survivor" also includes information about his service with 2/21 Battalion.