Official documentation of John Slater

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Accession Number AWM2019.7.15
Collection number PR03294
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Item
Item count 9
Object type Papers
Maker Slater, John Colin
Date made 1940-1951
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Official documentation relating to the Second World War service of 7950 Sergeant John Slater, Armoured Car Company, Federated Malay States Volunteer Force. Included among the documents are a volunteer's service and pay book which was used by Slater during his service with the Volunteer Force, and a nominal roll written while he was a prisoner of war in Malaya. Also included are a letter praising Slater for his conduct while serving, certificates relating to his service including his medals and discharge, and a will that bequeaths all his possessions to his wife, Anne, upon his death.

It contains:

Volunteer's service and pay book;
Federated Malay States Volunteer Force A/Car coy nominal roll;
Recommendation from Lt Col D R Thomas to OC A/Car regiment Federated Malay States Volunteer Force about Sergeant Slater;
5 pages of official documentation regarding his service;
The will of John Slater