Elliott, Thomas Patrick (Major, b.1894 - d.1916)

Accession Number 3DRL/2872
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letter, Document
Maker Elliott, Harold Edward 'Pompey'
Place made France
Date made 1916-1919
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/031/012
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

Collection relating to the First World War service of Major Thomas Patrick Elliott, 60th Battalion. Collection consists of a letter written by Elliott to his sister on 19 July 1916, regarding the upcoming assault at Fromelles. Major Elliott was killed in action later that same day. Also included in the collection is a summary of Elliott's service and an account of his death, written by Brigadier General Pompey Elliott.