|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet; 1 cm.|
Harvie, David John
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, France, United Kingdom: England, Dorset, Weymouth|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM93 12/11/423|
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|
Doherty, James, MC (Major, b.1888 - d.1919)
Collection relating to service of Major James Doherty MC, 7 Field Artillery Brigade, France, 1917-1919. Collection includes letters of congratulation to Major Doherty after he was awarded the MC, and letters of condolence to Doherty's family upon his death in 1919.
Biographical note: Major, MC & Bar, 7th FAB, AIF. Died of bronchial pneumonia 26 February 1919. Company Manager of Sydney, born Balmain, NSW 6 March 1888; educated Fort Street Public School, Sydney and at Sydney University; had been a volunteer in the artillery (5th Battery) of the Australian Military Forces before the war; was wounded 31 July 1917 near Ypres. A cousin Major E. A. Olding served with 1 Australian Divisional Artillery and survived the war.