Connell, William Anderson (Captain, b.1882 - d.1917)

Accession Number PR04074
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: .5 cm; Wallet/s: 1
Object type Letter
Maker Australian Military Forces
Place made Australia
Date made 8 January 1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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Collection relating to the First World War service of Captain William Anderson Connell, 12 Battalion AIF, Australia, 1918.

Wallet 1 of 1 - contains original letter sent to Mr James Connell, father of Captain William Anderson Connell, dated 8 January 1918, in confirmation of a telegram sent to Reverend Stephens of Scottsdale asking him to break the news of his son's death. Typed annotation on the letter reads "Captain William Anderson Connell 12th Battalion Died of Wounds 28 December 1917".