Mason, Herbert Ernest (Corporal)

Accession Number PR01306
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets
Object type Letter
Maker Jabbour Najjar, Elias
Jabbour Najjar, Rose
Manheim, M
Mason, Herbert Ernest
Pearce, P W E
Place made Australia
Date made 1914-1944
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Letters from Cpl Mason (WX8372) to members of his family during his service in the Middle East with 2/28 Bn. Mason who was taken as a POW, died when the ship transporting him from North Africa to Italy (the Nino Bixio) was torpedoed in August 1942. Other letters are from the Jabbour Najjar family in Lebanon and M Manheim in Palestine to Mason's family.