James Baddeley as a private, 58 Battalion, France, 1916-1919

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Accession Number S02027
Collection type Sound
Measurement 1 hr 16 min
Object type Oral history
Physical description audio cassette; unbranded C90; mono
Maker Baddeley, James
Unknown
Department of Veterans' Affairs, Victorian State Office
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Lilydale
Date made 13 July 1994
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

James Baddeley discusses: early life; pre-war occupation; enlistment in Army 1916; war service as an observer and signaller; Bapaume; Polygon Wood; training as a signaller; influenza; return to Australia; discharge in 1919; post war employment; marriage; work during the Second World War; retirement; interests.

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