Letter from Donald Gordon Campbell to his Mother, 1915

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number RCDIG0000538
Collection number 1DRL/0186
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Letters
Physical description 3 Image/s captured
Maker Campbell, Donald Gordon
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Egypt: Alexandria
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Typescript copy of a letter relating to the First World War service of 765 Corporal Donald Gordon Campbell, 51st Battalion. The original letter was written by Donald Campbell to his mother on 6 May 1915 and describes the Dardanelles landing and his involvement in subsequent actions at Gallipoli. The typescript copy was made by the Australian War Memorial in 1928. The location of the original is unknown.