Macdonald, Colin Campbell (Lance Corporal, b.1892 -d.c.1972)

Accession Number PR05345
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 4 wallets: 8 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Macdonald, Colin Campbell
Place made At sea, Australia, France, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1916-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Collection relating to the service of 2600 Lance Corporal Colin Campbell Macdonald with 42 Battalion during the First World War. Collection consists of approximately 70 original handwritten letters sent by Macdonald to his family from the time of his embarkation in November 1916, through fighting in France, until his return in 1918. Included in the collection is an index to the letters. The letters are very lengthy and descriptive.