Letters relating to William Arthur Allsopp

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Accession Number AWM2019.22.209
Collection number PR05361
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Item
Item count 22
Object type Letter
Maker Allsopp, William Arthur
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Canada, United Kingdom
Date made 1941-1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
Description

Letters relating to the service of 411063 Sergeant William Arthur “Bill” Allsopp, 35 Squadron Royal Air Force, Royal Australian Air Force, Second World War. The letters were written by Allsopp to his family whilst in New South Wales, Canada and the United Kingdom, and details his life while training with the RAAF. Also includes one letter from the Mayor of Tamworth congratulating Allsopp on enlisting for active service in the RAAF, and official letters sent to his family after his flight was reported missing.

It contains:

Letter from G.W. Garland to W.A. Allsopp, 28 April 2941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, [c. May 1941];
Letter from Bill to Mum, 6 June 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 23 June 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, [June/July] 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 11 July 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 14 September 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 29 September 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 13 October 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 28 October 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 16 November 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 30 November 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 3 December 1941;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 2 January 1942;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 8 April 1942;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 11 July 1942;
Letter from Bill to Mum, 17 July 1942;
Letter from Wing Commander Marks to Mrs. I.M. Allsopp, 26 July 1942;
Letter from M.C. Langslow to Mrs. I.M. Allsopp, 24 August 1942;
Letter from M.C. Langslow to Mrs. I.M. Allsopp, 4 January 1943;
Letter from M.C. Langslow to Mrs. I.M. Allsopp, 26 February 1943;
Letter from M.C. Langslow to Mr. H. Allsopp; 18 June 1943