Folder 1 of 3 - Handwritten draft and chapter outlines for Captive in Crete, c. 1950

Accession Number AWM2021.22.88
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Folder
Item count 11
Object type Papers
Physical description 219 Image/s captured
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Place made United Kingdom: England
Date made c. 1950
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.

Folder 1 of 3 - Contains a handwritten draft and chapter outlines of John Desmond Peck’s unpublished memoir Captive in Crete. The notes are written on the back of scrap paper.

This draft was written c. 1950