Letters from Dennis Gurney Broad to his mother, 1914

Place Oceania: New Guinea
Accession Number RCDIG0000262
Collection number 3DRL/1561
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 2
Object type Letters
Physical description 6 Image/s captured
Maker Broad, Dennis Gurney
Place made Pacific Islands: Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Gazelle Peninsula, Rabaul Area, Rabaul
Date made 1914
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use

Letters relating to the First World War service of 190 Private Dennis Gurney Broad, AN&MEF. These letters were written by Private Broad to his mother, from Rabaul between September and October 1914. Broad writes about his experiences with the AN&MEF, and the war in general, including his belief that the war would be over within a few months.
File contains:
Letter from Dennis to mother, 18 September 1914;
Letter from Dennis to mother, 4 October 1914