Cherry, John Howard

Accession Number PR06181
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Documents, Newspaper cutting
Maker Cherry, John Howard
Place made United Kingdom: England
Date made 1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to 2144 Corporal (Cpl) John Howard Cherry, 59th Australian Infantry Battalion, who was killed in action in France on 4 July 1918. Comprises a 2 page handwritten Will, dated 21 February 1918, and signed John Howard Cherry, an envelope address to Thomas L Adams, 'To be opened on the day of my death is announced in the official casualty list, or if posted as missing four months after peace is signed. JHC', and a newspaper clipping from The Argus, Saturday 27 July 1918, listing Cpl Cherry as amongst those men killed in action.

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