Coulter, Leslie Jack (Major, b.? - d.1917)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0219
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Coulter, Leslie Jack
Place made France
Date made 1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/26
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 Major Leslie Jack Coulter DSO, 3 Australian Tunnelling Company, France 1917. Collection includes correspondence to Coulter from Major A. Sanderson DSO MC, 3 Australian Tunnelling Company commenting on the action at Laventie, 19 July 1916.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Served in the 3rd Tunnelling Company, AIF. Mining Engineer, Ballarat, VIC; born Ballarat. Age at time of death 26. Educated at Ballarat College (Grenville College?) and at Ballarat School of Mines. Killed in action 28 June 1917, near Loos, France.