Ephemera relating to Ernest Alfred Nicholls, 1916-1918

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Wiltshire, Perham Downs
Accession Number RCDIG0001554
Collection number 3DRL/3820
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 8
Object type Papers
Physical description 18 Image/s captured
Maker Nicholls, Ernest Alfred 'Nick'
Place made Australia, United Kingdom
Date made 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Ephemera relating to the First World War service of 6408 Private Ernest Alfred Nicholls, 8th Infantry Battalion. This file includes a green Y.M.C.A. wallet, presumably used to house a notebook or diary, newspaper clippings, a Christmas card and postcard sent to Ernest Nicholls, a leave or duty ration book, and a certificate certifying Nicholls' attendance at Grenade School, Perham Downs.

This file contains:
Green wallet labeled Y.M.C.A.;
Leave or Duty ration book for Private E. A. Nicholls, 7 October 1918;
Certification of attendance for "A" Group Grenade School, Perham Downs given to Private Ernest Alfred Nicholls. 30 November 1916;
Envelope for registered letter;
Newspaper clipping titled 'The Morning Post', Tuesday 19 Feburary 1918;
Newspaper clipping titled 'A Remarkable Story About The Retirement From Mons', [date unknown];
Field service postcard from A. E. Bucksey to E. A. Nicholls, 3 March 1918;
Printed Christmas card from the Council of the Baptist Union of Victoria to Private E. A. Nicholls, Christmas 1918.