McKechnie, David (Lance Sergeant; b.1905)

Accession Number PR82/051
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Service papers, Postcard
Maker Commonwealth Government of Australia
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Sri Lanka: Colombo
Date made 1942-1946
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 749/067/015
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the Second World War service of VX2150 Lance Sergeant David McKechnie, 2/3 Australian Company Service Corp, AIF. Consists of one certificate of discharge from the AIF, a brief postcard from Lance Sergeant McKechnie to his family written from Colombo, and a souvenir welcome home card with autographs on the back. The souvenir card is entitled "Welcome Home, Smoke Social", is addressed to 'Returned Servicemen' and produced by The Motor Transport Bus and Taxi Industry, dated 23 July 1946.