Jackson, Dudley, MM (Private, b.1895 - d.1970)

Accession Number 3DRL/3846
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 3 wallets; 9 cms
Object type Documents, Typescript, Postcards, Photographs
Maker Jackson, Dudley
Place made Australia: Queensland, Nambour, Egypt, Western Front
Date made 1915-1919; 1966
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/051/013
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the First World War service of 2493 Private Dudley Jackson MM, 20 Battalion, Australia, Egypt, Western Front, 1915-1919. Collection consists of two notebooks containing Jackson's handwritten memoir of his military service; two typescript volumes entitled 'War Diary of D. Jackson' (each liberally illustrated with postcards and photographs); several small notes containing addenda to the typescript diary; a typescript letter, dated 13 February 1966, from William Henry Guard, a former member of 20 Battalion to Dudley Jackson; three coloured snapshots of headstones in the Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, France; a newspaper clipping featuring an informal review of Dudley Jackson's war diary.