Typescript copy of letter from William Emanuel Baker to his brother, 1917

Accession Number RCDIG0001165
Collection number 1DRL/0085
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Letters, Typescript
Physical description 4 Image/s captured
Maker Australian War Memorial
Baker, William Emanuel
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1917; 1927
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Typescript copy of letter relating to the First World War service of 28471 Gunner William Emanuel Baker, 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column. This typescript copy of Baker’s letter was made by the Australian War Memorial in 1927. This letter is to his brother Harold from 29 July 1917. This letter covers: his trip across the English Channel to France; local scenery and the people his sees at his camp in Le Havre; and how the trip exposed him to the realities of the war.