Jones, William "Bill" Charles (b.1920)

Accession Number PR01142
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 5 cm (4 items)
Object type Computer disk, Copy, Diary
Maker Jones, William "Bill" Charles
Date made 1940-1995
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Original personal diaries written by VX35898 William Charles Jones, while serving with 2/29 Battalion in South East Asia, and as a Japanese Prisoner of War in Thailand, Burma and Singapore during 1940-1945; complete typed transcript of diary contained on computer disk, supplemented by biographical information relating to Jones and his family; transcript of a tribute address (toast) for 2/29th Battalion at a Battalion Reunion luncheon, 20 October 1995, in Newcastle, NSW. Tribute written and delivered by Dr John Lack.