Folder 2 of 2 - Papers and research material relating to Roger Absalom’s research

Accession Number AWM2021.22.102
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Folder
Item count 22
Object type Papers
Physical description 137 Image/s captured
Maker Peck, John Desmond
Place made Germany, Italy, United Kingdom: England
Date made date unknown
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 2 of 2 – Contains 22 items relating to Roger Absalom’s research. This includes lists, drafts, copies of reports, copies of maps, and copies of published material.

The following published material is included in this collection:

Extract from ‘A Strange Alliance. Aspects of escape and survival in Italy 1943-45’ by Roger Absalom

Extract from ‘Naples '44’' by Norman Lewis, published by Collins, 1978

‘Ex prigionieri Alleatie Assistenza Poplare Nella Zona Della Linea Gotica 1943-44’ by Roger Absalom, in Linea Gotica 1944 Eserciti, poplazioni, partigiani, published by Franco Angeli

Extract ‘Chronik: Uber Den Kriegseinlatz Des Zollgrenzlchutzes In Italien’ by Bzkom G-Darele

‘Per una storia di sopravvivenze. Contadini Italiani e progioneri evasi britannici’ by Roger Absalom, published in Italia Contemporanea, September 1980

‘Il Mondo Contadino Toscano e la Guerra: 1943-45. Alcune Modeste Proposte per una Storia da Fare’ by Roger Absalom, published in Passato e Presenta: Rivista di storia contemporanea

‘Il monte Rosa è sceso a Milano’ by Pietro Secchia and Cino Moscatelli', published by Giulio Einaudi editore

‘Un australiano tra i partigiani biellesi’, by Malcolm R Webster, published in l’impregno

Duplicates in this collections have not been digitised.