Dobson, Percy Walter (Major)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0245
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 3 wallets: 3 cm.
Object type Papers
Maker Dobson, Percy Walter
Place made Australia: Western Australia, Perth
Date made 1915-1919
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/3910
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of Major Percy Walter Dobson MC, 36 Heavy Artillery Brigade, France, 1915-1919. Collection includes typewritten transcripts and photostat copies of a narrative of Major Dobson's service. Copies made in 1928 by the Australian War Memorial, Perth Office. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Major, MC, 36th Hvy Arty Bde, AIF. Officer of the Australian Permanent Forces; born July 16 1892; appointed a Lieutenant in the AIF on 21 May 1915; promoted Captain on 15 June 1918; returned to Australia, 1919.