Verses written by Charles Harold Breckell, c.1916

Place Europe: Western Front
Accession Number AWM2016.30.12
Collection number 1DRL/0148
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 4
Object type Poem
Physical description 4 Image/s captured
Maker Breckell, Charles Harold
Date made c.1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Verses relating to the First World War service of 2924 Private William Reid, 16th Battalion. These copies, made from originals by Australia House in London in 1928, are of verses compiled by Reid whilst serving during the war. Themes include gun and artillery fire, the destruction of war, and the life of the soldier. This file contains:
Typed copy of verse titled 'Boxing On' by Charles Harold Breckell, [1916];
Typed copy of verse titled 'Stand To' by Charles Harold Breckell, [1916];
Typed copy of verse titled 'Thoughts on a cottage wrecked by gun fire' [by Charles Harold Breckell], [1916];
Typed copy of untitled verse [by Charles Harold Breckell], [1916].