Corp, Frederick John (b.1918)

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Accession Number PR86/303
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Corp, Frederick John
Place made At sea
Date made 1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/031/053
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of PM1726 Leading Seaman Frederick John Corp, HMAS Shropshire, RAN). Collection consists of a single page letter (with envelope) written by Corp on 30 August 1945. The letter was written en route to Tokyo from Manila and describes places visited. The envelope is stamped 'HMAS Shropshire Official Signing of Japanese Surrender' which Corp thought might have some souvenir value to the recipient.