Hemery, Clement John Peter

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Accession Number PR00451
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 16 items (21cm)
Object type Diary, Letters, Papers
Maker Hemery, Clement John Peter
Date made 1942-1962
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 94/0750
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Papers of Hemery, war correspondent for Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC), British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)and International News Service (INS). Includes newspaper clippings, ID card, dispatches to ABC and BBC, scripts of news broadcasts, correspondence in 1967 regarding award of Asiatic-Pacific campaign ribbon, manuscript material, and two diaries for 1942 and 1943-44 covering work in Darwin and New Guinea, mentioning air raids, journalistic duties, and other correspondents. Also includes RAAF discharge certificate and four sketches.