Letters from Kenneth Jack Young to his family, 1917

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Wiltshire
Accession Number AWM2018.785.13
Collection number PR03200
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 42
Object type Letter
Physical description 231 Image/s captured
Maker Young, Kenneth Jack
Place made Belgium, France, France: Nord Pas de Calais, Pas de Calais, Boulogne, United Kingdom: England, Norfolk, Norwich, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Fovant, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Hurdcott, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Wilton, United Kingdom: Scotland, Edinburgh
Date made 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of 614 Private Kenneth Jack Young, 43rd Australian Infantry Battalion. This file contains letters from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents and sister from 1917, covering his service in France, convalescence in Boulogne, and his education at the Number 3 Signal Group School in Wiltshire. In some letters Young signs off his letters as 'Billy'.

This file contains:
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, France, 8 January 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Boulogne, France, 9 January 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Boulogne, France, 10 January 1917
Cablegram from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Boulogne, 11 February [January] 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No. 3 Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, France, 17 January 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Australian Base Depot, France, 18 February 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Australian Base Depot, France, 4 February 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Australian Base Depot, France, 26 February 1917
Envelope adressed to Mrs J Young, 13 March 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Australian Base, France, 13 March 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his mother, Australian Base Depot, France, 13 March 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents and May, Australian Base, France, 1 April 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, France, 4 April 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, France, 6 April 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his mother and May, Belgium, 14 April 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Belgium, 17 April 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, France, 12 May, 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young, to his parents, Norfolk War Hospital, Norwich, 2 June 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No.2 Australian Command Depot, Wrymouth, England, 25 June 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Belgium, 27 January 1916 [1917]
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Edinburgh, Scotland, 27 July 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No. 3 Australian Command Depot, 31 July 1917
Envelope adressed to Mr J. Young, Adelaide, 8 August 1917
Cablegram from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, England, 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, England, 15 August 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Australian Command Depot, England, 21 August 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, Wilton Park, Wilton, Salisbury, 25 August 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No.3 Australian Command Hurdcott, England, 26 August 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Hurdcott, 29 August 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his mother, No. 3 Australian Command Depot, Hurdcott, England,31 August 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Hurdcott, 9 September 1917
Back of envelope dated 15 August 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, Australian Command Depot, Pentham? Downs, Wiltshire, 22 September 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No. 3 Signal Group School, Wiltshire, England, 21 October 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Signal School, West Farm Camp, Fovant, Wiltshire, 27 October 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, Signal School, Fovant, Wiltshire, England, 31 October 1917
Letter from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No. 3 Group Signal School, Fovant, England, 8 November 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, No. 3 Group Signal School, Fovant, England, 9 November 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, No. 3 Group Signal School, Wiltshire, England, 18 November 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to May and Connie, England, 21 November 1917
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, Sig School, Fovant, Wiltshire, England, 26 November (1917)
Letter and envelope from Kenneth Jack Young to his parents, [date unknown]"