Todd, Benjamin Stewart (Private)

Places
Accession Number PR03160
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary, Greeting card
Maker Todd, Benjamin Stewart
Various
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1941-1947
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Collection relating to NX54134 Benjamin Stewart Todd, 2/3 Casualty Clearing Station, 1941-1947. It comprises a handwritten diary written by Todd, 1941, and a typed diary by Todd, 1943. Also included are papers relating to 2/3 Casualty Clearing Station including a copy of a memoir, 'Scarlet Beach' by VX53808 Stan Sharp, a typed table showing patient statistics for field ambulances and hospitals, a Christmas card featuring the cartoon 'Two milk shakes please', addressed to 'Bill' from NX57931 Private Charles Morris, 2/3 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, a typed transcript of German propaganda leaflet from October 1942 and a letter dated 24 May 1947 addressed to a Private Phillips from S O Kuno.