Series 2 - Memoir: Captive in Crete, 1950-1990

Accession Number AWM2021.22.35
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Series
Item count 1
Object type Papers, Manuscript, Aerial photograph, Newspaper cutting, Photograph
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Place made Australia, Greece: Crete, Italy: Lombardy, Milan, United Kingdom: England
Date made c. 1950 - c. 1990
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Collection relating to the Second World War service of VX9534 Lieutenant John Desmond "Johnny" "Des" Peck DCM, 2/7 Australian Infantry Battalion, Second Australian Imperial Force, Australia, Palestine, Greece, Crete, Italy, Switzerland and England, 1939-c. 2000.

This collection contains 12 series

Series 2 of 12 - Contains 3 wallets, containing research material, chapter outlines, drafts and final typed copies for John Desmond Peck’s memoir Captive in Crete, c. 1950 - c. 1990.