Private James Kerr, 12th Battalion, interviewed about his experiences during the First World War

Accession Number S02050
Collection type Sound
Measurement 29 min 2 sec
Object type Oral history
Physical description audio cassette; TDK AD90; mono
Maker Kerr, James
Unknown
Department of Veterans' Affairs, Victorian State Office
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Richmond
Date made 1 July 1994
Access Open
Conflict Period 1930-1939
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

Discusses: prewar employment; mother's attitude to enlistment; enlist AIF February 1915; training; became ill on troopship; repatriated to Australia July 1915; discharged December 1915; work during the Depression; marriage and family; work as a magician.
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