Wallet 1 of 1 - Letter from Joseph William Edmondson to George Fraser Longmuir, Australia, 18 July 1941

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Liverpool
Accession Number AWM2020.22.255
Collection number PR06102
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 1
Object type Letter
Physical description 1 Image/s captured
Maker Edmondson, Joseph William
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Liverpool
Date made 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Collection relating to the Second World War service of NX15705 Corporal John Hurst "Jack" Edmondson, 2/17 Australian Infantry Battalion, Australia, 18 July 1941.

Wallet 1 of 1 - Collection contains one letter, dated 18 July 1941, written by Corporal John Hurst "Jack" Edmondson's father, Joseph William Edmondson to George Fraser Longmuir. This letter is a response to a condolence letter sent by Mr Longmuir after the death of Corporal Edmondson who was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for his part in a counter-attack against enemy troops at Tobruk in April 1941.