Dr Peter Braithwaite, Captain and Regimental Medical Officer 2/12th Battalion, interviewed by Michael Sprod for the Keith Murdoch Sound Archive of Australia in the War of 1939-45

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Accession Number S00561
Collection type Sound
Measurement 1 hr 5 min
Object type Oral history
Physical description audio cassette; TDK D60; two track mono
Maker Braithwaite, Peter
Date made 21 March 1989
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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
Source credit to The Keith Murdoch Sound Archive of Australia in the war of 1939-45
Description

Discussing enlistment; work as medical officer in training camps at Brighton and Rutherford; voyage to England; training at Salisbury Plain Army Camp; embarkation for Middle East; regimental aid posts at Tobruk; recovering wounded; treatment of wounded; voyage back to Australia; embarkation for New Guinea; treatment of tropical diseases; relations between officers and other ranks.