Dolton, Stanley Vincent (Lieutenant, b.1890 - d.1916)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0247
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 1 cm; Wallet/s: 1
Object type Letter
Maker Dolton, Stanley Vincent
Place made France
Date made 1916; 1928
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/601
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

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Collection relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Stanley Vincent Dolton, 45th Infantry Battalion, France, 1916. Collection includes photostat copies of three letters sent home to family in Australia. Copies made in 1928 by the Australian War Memorial and bound into file cover, along with biographical details. Location of originals unknown. A typed transcript has been provided as reference material and for ease of reading.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Served with the 45th Battalion, AIF. Killed in action Gueudecourt Sector of Somme battlefield, 20 November 1916. Warehouseman, of Woollahra, NSW, born Croydon, NSW, educated at Fort Street School, Sydney, served for eight years in the NSW Naval Brigade, age at time of death, 25.