Ambrose, Richard Robert James (Corporal : NX31064 : b.1919 - d.1942)

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Accession Number PR04747
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets : 2 cm
Object type Letters, Documents
Maker Ambrose, Richard Robert James
Various
Place made Australia, Malaya
Date made 1941
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of NX31064 Corporal Richard Robert James Ambrose, 2/30 Battalion. Collections consists of letters to family written during 1941 and early 1942 detailing camp life, training in Bathurst and experiences in Malaya; dinner menu from AIF Commanding Officers Dinner at Mess Military Camp in Bathurst in July 1941; Commemorative scroll from King George; Hand drawn map depicting Gemis and Boong villages, a rubber plantation and railway line. Corporal Amrose was killed in action in Malaya on 15 January 1942.