Series 10 - Photographs and papers relating to the presentation of a teak paper knife to Lieutenant John Desmond Peck, 1991

Accession Number AWM2021.22.43
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Series
Item count 8
Object type Papers, Photograph
Physical description 41 Image/s captured
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Various
Place made United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made 1991
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Attached digital images and content are protected by copyright. They are reproduced here for research and study only by permission of the family. If you wish to use or quote from these images, you must contact the Memorial’s Research Centre via info@awm.gov.au or 02 6243 4315.
Description

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 10 of 12 - Contains 1 wallet containing photographs and papers relating to the presentation of a paper knife, fashioned from teak recovered from the HMS Queen Elizabeth, to Lieutenant Desmond John Peck on ANZAC Day 1991.