Ridley, Alan R

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales
Accession Number MSS0872
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1wallet
Object type Papers
Maker Ridley, Alan R
Date made 1788-1963
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 422/008/074
Conflict Period 1930-1939
Second World War, 1939-1945
Period 1920-1929
First World War, 1914-1918
British Army Era, 1788-1870
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection of documents relating to the development of Australian artillery. Includes a list of sources (c. 1982) plus incomplete set of pages for "The History of Forts, Garrisons and Coastal Defence of Australia 1788-1963" by Alan Ridley includes Chapter lX on New South Wales 1870-1900 and information on the Royal Australian Artillery Society and on Fort Scratchley (Newcastle, NSW)