|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
|Object type||Diary, Letters|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Date made||1927; 1915-1916|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/137|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Coen, Francis (Captain, b.1884 - d.1916)
Collection relating to service of Captain Francis Coen, 18 and 19 Battalion, Gallipoli, Egypt and France, 1915-1916. Collection includes typewritten copies of letters sent home to his mother in Yass, NSW. Copies made by the Memorial 1927. Location of originals unknown.
Biographical note: Captain, 18th & 19th Bns, AIF. Barrister-at law. of Yass, NSW, born Yass, educated at St Ignatius College, Riverview, NSW and Sydney University. Practising as a barrister in Yass, NSW. Served Commonwealth Citizen Forces. Killed in action Pozieres, 28 July 1916, aged 32 years.