Pearson, Gillian

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number MSS1546
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 28 items
Object type Papers
Maker Pearson, Gillian
Date made 1993
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 94/0398
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Thesis titled "The Legacy of the First World War: How the Digger Legend Influenced AIF Experiences in the Malayan Campaign and Subsequent POW Experiences". Discusses motivations for enlistment, battle and POW experiences. Includes questionnaires and responses from ex-8 Division personnel (see also Sound).