Pope, Charles VC (Lieutenant, b.1883 - d.1917)

Accession Number PR88/208
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Papers
Maker Birdwood, William Riddell
Place made Australia, France
Date made 1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 749/082/076
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Collection relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Charles Pope VC, 11 Battalion, France. Collection consists of an original 2 page typed letter written by General Birdwood to Mrs Pope following the death of her husband at Louverval on 15 April 1917; and an extract from the London Gazette dated 8 June 1917 announcing the award of the Victoria Cross posthumously to Lt Charles Pope.