Murray, Peter Thornton (Lieutenant Colonel, 547 Signal Troop (1st Aust Task Force) AMF b.1935)

Place Asia: Vietnam
Accession Number PR89/104
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 30 ITEMS
Object type Letters
Maker Murray, Peter Thornton
Date made 1968
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 89/1190
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Letters written by Major Murray to his wife during his tour of South Vietnam with 547 Signal Troop, February to September 1968. He describes in some detail his daily routines, especially administrative matters, troop movements, local conditions and recreational activities. There are also some comments on the progress of the war and events in Australia.