Callinan, Peter, MM (Private, b.? - d.1917)

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Accession Number 1DRL/0180
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Papers
Maker Callinan, Peter
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1916-1917; 1928
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of 5978 Private Peter Callinan MM, 8 Battalion, England and France, 1916-1917. Collection includes copies of a diary and a letter sent home to family in Australia. Copies made by Australian War Memorial, 1928. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 5978 Private Peter Callinan, MM, 8 Battalion, Australian Infantry. Killed in action 4 October 1917. Age 40. Son of Edward and Ellen Callinan, of 24 Stanley St., Richmond, Victoria, Australia. Native of Carlton, Victoria.