Pedvin, Leslie John (Corporal)

Accession Number PR03406
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 6 wallets: 10 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Pedvin, Leslie John
Place made Australia, Burma, Singapore, Thailand
Date made 1941-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection relating to the Second World War service of NX67681 Corporal Leslie Pedvin, 2/12 Field Company,1941-1945. Collection consists of seven diaries kept by Cpl Pedvin documenting his service in Singapore and Malaya, and as a prisoner of the Japanese in Singpaore, Thailand and Burma. Also included is a large amount of miscellaneous material written after the war, mostly relating to the 2/12 Field Company.