Photostat copy of letters from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 5 April 1915 to 1 February 1917

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Accession Number AWM2016.30.63
Collection number 1DRL/0198
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Letters
Physical description 53 Image/s captured
Maker Chapman, Percy Wellesley
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Egypt, France
Date made 1915-1917; 1927
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of Captain Percy Wellesley Chapman, 55th Battalion. In these letters to his mother, Chapman details his experiences in Egypt, on the Western Front in France, and time in England, including being presented with his Military Cross by King George. These copies were made by the Australian War Memorial in 1927.

This file contains:
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 5 April 1915;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 17 September 1915;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 21 May 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 24 June 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 24 July 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 8 September 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 17 September 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 29 September 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 8 November 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 27 November 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 31 December 1916;
Letter from Percy Wellesley Chapman to his mother, 1 February 1917.