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

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

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 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.