Aitchison, Alexander Malcolm (Sub Lieutenant, Beach Commandos, RAN)

Accession Number 3DRL/3942
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm; plus 1 oversize item
Object type Photograph, Map, Souvenir, Document
Maker Various
Aitchison, Alexander Malcolm
Place made Borneo: Tarakan
Date made 1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/002/008
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to Sub Lieutenant Alexander M Aitchison, Beach Commandos, RAN, Second World War. Collection consists of two photographs of Aitchison; one photograph of the Tarakan landing; two aerial photographs of Tarakan; Aitchison's Army Driver's licence; concert programme "The Wanganella Wanderers present Sinbad the Sailor"; and a map of the southern island of Japan, inscribed "Presented to Lt Aitchison by members of the beach party (Navy) prior to leaving Balikpapan on the hospital ship Wanganella", and signed by members of the beach party [oversized item].