Letters from David Wallace Caldwell to his Mother, 1915-1917

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Accession Number RCDIG0000171
Collection number 1DRL/0176
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 37
Object type Letters
Physical description 88 Image/s captured
Maker Caldwell, David Wallace
Place made At sea, Egypt, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Salisbury Plain, Salisbury, United Kingdom: Scotland
Date made 1915-1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of 2nd Lieutenant David Wallace Caldwell, 27th Battalion. The letters were written by David Caldwell to his mother in South Australia between 7 June 1915 and 31 January 1917. These letters comment on troop behaviour in Egypt, the withdrawal from the Gallipoli peninsula, training in England, his travels through Ireland and Wales and fighting in the trenches in France.
This file Contains:
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 7 June 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, [c. 1915];
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 25 June 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 1 August 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 19 August 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 1 September 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 10 September 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 12 September 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 18 October 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 5 November 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 22 November 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 7 December 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 16 December 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 20 December 1915;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 9 January 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 20 January 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 8 February 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 9 March 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 17 March 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 20 April 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 11 May 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 17 May 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 8 June 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, [c. 1916];
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 12 June 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 22 June 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 6 July 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 18 July 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 3 August 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, [c. 1916];
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 17 September 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 5 November 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 26 November 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 16 December 1916;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 1 January 1917;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother, 10 January 1917;
Letter from David Caldwell to his mother 31 January 1917.