Thomas, Alfred Charles (Corporal b: 1879 d: 1988)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number MSS1571
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 Item
Object type Manuscript
Maker Thomas, Alfred Charles
Date made 1988
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 94/0766
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Retrospective account of war service with Headquarters' Signallers, 57 Battalion. Mentions enlistment , arrival in France, action at Fromelles, raid on German trenches, wounding and spell in London hospital, weather and mud, attack on observation balloon, offensive at Passchendaele in September 1917, attendance at 10th Corps Signal School, fighting at Villers-Bretonneux, August Offensive in 1918, and attack on Bellicourt with American troops.