Pring, Cecil Gwyn (Leading Aircraftsman, b.1907 - d.1976)

Place Asia: Philippines
Accession Number AWM2016.121.8
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letter
Maker Pring, Cecil Gwyn
Place made Australia
Date made 1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection relating to the Second World War service of 37761 Leading Aircraftsman Cecil Gwyn Pring, 454 Squadron RAAF. Collection consists of a five page letter written to his father dated 23 May 1945 which details life on an un-named island in the Pacific (believed to be somewhere in the Philippines). Topics discussed include: the local Moro people, local customs, food and animals.