Hamilton, John V.C. (Captain b.1896 - d.1961)

Place Oceania: Pacific Islands, Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Jacquinot Bay Area
Accession Number PR00547
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 Item
Object type Letters
Maker Hamilton, John Patrick
Date made 1946
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 95/0202
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Letter written to a young girl in South Australia, thanking her for a gift box which Hamilton received while at New Britain. He comments briefly on winning the Victoria Cross at Lone Pine in 1915.