Transcribed letters from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his Father, 1915-1917

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Accession Number RCDIG0000906
Collection number 1DRL/0187
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 8
Object type Letters
Physical description 18 Image/s captured
Maker Campbell, Douglas Gordon
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915-1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Transcribed letters relating to service of Captain Douglas Gordon Campbell, 5th Field Artillery Brigade. The original letters were written by Captain Campbell to his Father between 11 August 1915 and 17 October 1917, and describe the living conditions on Gallipoli, the difficulties of fighting in France and the experience of constant shelling. The transcriptions were made by Captain Campbell's family and the Australian War Memorial in 1928. The locations of the originals is unknown.
This file contains:
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 11 August 1915;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 2 November 1916;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 16 November 1916;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 11 December 1916;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 28 January 1917;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 12 February 1917;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 11 May 1917;
Letter from Douglas Gordon Campbell to his father, 17 October 1918 [1917].