|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
Clarke, Hugh Vincent
|Place made||Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra, Australia: Queensland, Brisbane|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM315 419/019/027|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Clarke, Hugh Vincent (Bombardier, b.1919 - d.1996)
Collection of five items relating to QX17307 Hugh Vincent Clarke who served with 2/10 Field Regiment and was a prisoner of war during the Second World War.
Wallet 1 of 1 - comprises typescript copies of affadvit, oath and covering letter regarding Clarke's identification of a Japanese Officer for the war crimes trials 1946 and the ill-treatment of prisoners of war. Also Clarke's detailed description of the voyage from Thailand to Japan aboard the Bioki Maru, and a final statement of account dated 1945 after Clarke was discharged from the Australian Military Forces.