Chick, Edwin (Private, b.1907 - d.1947)

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Accession Number PR00938
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1cm (7 items)
Object type Papers, Photograph
Maker Chick, Edwin
Date made 1942-1943
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Letters of WX19419 Private Edwin Chick (2/28th Battalion) from Palestine and New Guinea to his mother and sister concerning mainly domestic and family matters and his non-official experiences (including a bout of malaria). Also a newsclipping and photograph of Chick after an incident at Scarlet Beach in the Finschhafen area in which he was saved from a Japanese sniper's bullet by equipment he was wearing.