Smith, Jean Laurie

Place Oceania: Australia, Queensland, North Queensland, Innisfail
Accession Number PR04796
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Memoir
Maker Smith, Jean Laurie
Date made 1997
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of VF397998 Sgt Jean L Wilkin, Australian Womens' Army Service. Collection consists of a five paged memoir written by Jean Smith (formerly Wilkin), describing her experiences involving mustard gas testing with the Australian Research and Experimental Section, also known as the Chemical Warfare Unit, and later known as 1st Australian Field Trials Company RAE, during 1944.