Letter from Percy to his mother

Place Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Menin Road
Accession Number AWM2017.6.188
Collection number PR82/008
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Object type Letter
Physical description 3 Image/s captured
Maker Smith, Percy Reginald
Place made France
Date made 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letter from Percy [Reginald Smith] to his mother, Fourcoing, France, 30 December 1918. In his letter he describes his work and the sights during his work as part of a Survey-salvage job including Menin Road. He also mentions his Christmas festivities, the return to peace and his possible repatriation to Australia.