Wallet 2 of 2 - Various papers including correspondence, photographs and newspapers concerning partisan work, 1944-1972

Accession Number AWM2021.22.67
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 27
Object type Papers, Photograph, Newspaper cutting
Physical description 100 Image/s captured
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Various
Place made Denmark, Ireland, Italy
Date made 1944 - 1972
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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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 5 contains 2 wallets.

Wallet 2 of 2 – Contains correspondence and papers concerning partisan work, 1944-1972. Included in this collection are photographs of the Barbero pastrycook’s shop, Esther and Oreste Barbero with John Desmond Peck, and other related images.

The collection additionally contains newspaper clippings, including an excerpt from the New Statesman and Nation June 2, 1945.

A portion of this collection is written in Italian.

This collection contains scans of graphic images. This may cause distress to some viewers.