Macleod, Alexander Norman (Sergeant Major, 27th Bn, AIF)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number PR87/232
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Macleod, Alexander Norman
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/068/026
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Sergeant Major Alexander Macleod, 27th Battalion, AIF. The collection consists of a short letter, including a coded message, which was sent to his wife from Gallipoli. Sergeant Major Macleod's instructions were that the message was to be decoded only in the event of his death.