Notebook belonging to Clement Douglas Coridas, 1942-1945

Place Asia: Singapore
Accession Number AWM2019.22.12
Collection number PR05986
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Notebook
Physical description 63 Image/s captured
Maker Coridas, Clement Douglas
Place made Singapore
Date made 1942-1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Notebook relating to the Second World War service of VX46480 Clement Douglas Coridas, 2/29th Australian Infantry Battalion. This notebook complied using scrap pieces of paper, was made by Coridas during his time as a Prisoner of War of the Japanese. This notebook was used between 1942 and 1945 and contains: a roll of name (possibly of those in his company of the 2/29th Australian Infantry Battalion) with marks next to those who died; drafts of letters to his mother; pages of money tallies and a hand written calendar with the dates marked off.