|Collection type||Digitised Collection|
|Object type||Letter, Newspaper cutting|
|Physical description||8 Image/s captured|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, United Kingdom: England|
|Date made||1917; 1927|
First World War, 1914-1918
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Photostat copies of letters and newspaper cutting regarding Percy Wellesley Chapman, 19 January to 17 October 1917
Letters and a newspaper cutting related to the First World War service of Percy Wellesley Chapman. This file contains letters written to Chapman's father; one is in regards to Chapman being awarded the Military Cross, and two are condolence letters sent after Chapman's death. Also included is a newspaper cutting relating to Chapman's death. These copies were made by the Australian War Memorial in 1927.
This file contains:
Letter from Department of Defence to Mr Chapman, 19 January 1917;
Letter of condolence from Private Merion Morton Moriarty to Mr Chapman, 6 May 1917;
Letter of condolence from Sergeant Sydney Philip Livingstone to Mr Chapman, 17 October 1917;
Newspaper clipping regarding the death of Percy Wellesley Chapman, [n.d.].