Abram Unicomb as a private, 41 Battalion, France, 1916-1919, interviewed by his son Ivan Unicomb

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Accession Number S01983
Collection type Sound
Measurement 32 min 1 sec
Object type Oral history
Physical description audio cassette; SONY CHF 60; mono
Maker Unicomb, Abram
Unicomb, Ivan
Date made 24 May 1985
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Side A: discussion of unit, reinforcements for the Battalion; Battalion bugler and runner, when bugler called on to use bugle; description of shooting down of "Red Baron", Baron Manfred von Richthofen, near Corbie, France, fired at him, saw aircraft crash, but couldn't go to scene of crash because on Battalion business (taking message); general discussion of death of von Richthofen; mentions battle of Hamel.
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