Clerk-Dossetor, Colin William (Captain, b.? - d.1943)

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales
Accession Number PR01244
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: x 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Clerk-Dossetor, Colin William
Place made Australia: Queensland
Date made 1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

Letter of 11 September 1945 from the Australian Military Force to the family of QX6542 Captain Colin William Clerk-Dossetor regarding the circumstances of his death during an experimental parachute jump at Cataract Dam. Captain Clerk-Dossetor had been serving with the 1 Australian Paratroop Battalion.