Nash, Samuel Stanley (Leading Aircraftman, b.1910)

Accession Number PR03222
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Note book, Typescript, Photographs
Maker Nash, Samuel Stanley
Place made Australia: Northern Territory
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection relating to 57092 Leading Aircraftman Samuel Stanley Nash, 1 RAAF Communications Unit, Second World War. Collection comprises a notebook containing the handwritten manuscript of "The Book of Ard", a typescript of the same, explanatory notes and two photographs.

History / Summary

"The Book of Ard" is a parody about the experiences of Nash and his unit while stationed at Gorrie Airfield, Northern Territory. The photographs are of men from Nash's unit and both contain Nash.