Letter from Thomas Humphries Mollard to J Fairfax and sons

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Accession Number AWM2017.6.99
Collection number PR82/008
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Object type Letter, Photograph
Physical description 5 Image/s captured
Maker Mollard, Thomas Humphries
Place made Egypt: Alexandria
Date made 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letter from Corporal 36187 Thomas Humphries Mollard, Royal Army Medical Corps to J Fairfax and sons, Alexandria, Egypt, 6 July 1916. In his letter, Mollard, speaks of 44 Private Frank Henry Downes, 9th Battalion, a previous patient of his, who was blinded at Gallipoli and had been mentioned in the Sydney Mail. Attached is a photo taken of Private Downes by Mollard. In the letter a second photograph is mentioned but the location of that photograph is unknown. [Includes envelope]