Morris, Eliza (Civilian)

Accession Number AWM2018.129.1
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: .5 cm; Wallet/s: 1
Object type Letter
Maker Morris, Eliza
Place made Australia: Queensland
Date made 1940
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the Second World War experience of Mrs Eliza Morris, Goomburra and Dalby, Queensland, 1940.

Collection consists of one letter from Mrs Eliza Morris to the Commonwealth Sub-Treasury, dated 9 June 1940. The letter originally enclosed a cheque for 100 pounds to contribute to the war effort. The letter was returned to her, signed by the Dalby Manager for the Queensland National Bank, as an interim receipt.

Eliza Morris was a wife and mother on a farm at Goomburra, near Allora, Queensland. Members of her family were involved in the war.