Springthorpe, John William (Lieutenant Colonel, 2 Australian General Hospital, AIF b.1855 - d.1933)

Accession Number 2DRL/0701
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 6 ITEMS
Object type Papers
Maker Springthorpe, John William
Date made 1909-1932
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 95/1853
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Period 1900-1909

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3 boxes of papers relating to Springthorpe's war time military career in the Australian Army Medical Service at No 2 & No 3 Australian General Hospital (AGH) included is a typed diary, correspondence mostly concerning the 1915 inquiries into No 1 AGH and the operations of the Red Cross in Egypt and Springthorpe's work on war neuroses, post war repatriation and pensions. There are also records relating to Springthorpe's assistance to AG Butler the Official Medical Historian.