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 Copyright restrictions apply. Only personal, non-commercial, research and study use permitted. Permission of copyright holder required for any commercial use and/or reproduction.

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.