Wallet 1 of 3 - Handwritten draft, chapter outlines, aerial photographs, correspondence, notes and research material for Captive in Crete; Newspaper articles relating to Lieutenant Peck’s experiences as an escaped prisoner of war on Crete, c. 1950 - c. 1990

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Accession Number AWM2021.22.51
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 35
Object type Aerial photograph, Newspaper cutting, Papers, Manuscript, Photograph
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Various
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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Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
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.

Series 2 contains 3 wallets.

Wallet 1 of 3 – Contains 3 folders, containing handwritten drafts, chapter outlines, aerial photographs, correspondence, notes and research material for Captive in Crete.

This collection also contains newspaper articles relating to Lieutenant Peck’s experiences as an escaped prisoner of war on Crete.