Steele, Alexander (Major, DSO, DCM, 9th Bn b.1888 - d.1917)

Unit 9th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number 2DRL/0409
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Steele, Alexander
Place made Egypt
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/4545
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Original handwritten letter, dated 2 June 1915, written by Major Alexander Steele from a hospital in Egypt to his mother, vividly describing the landing at Gallipoli.