Henderson, Alan Dudley (Lieutenant, b.1894 - d.1915)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number 1DRL/0339
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Letter
Maker Henderson, Alan Dudley
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1927
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/145
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Collection relating to service of Lieutenant Alan Dudley Henderson, 7 Battalion AIF, Gallipoli. Collection consists of a short extract from a letter written on board ship, on the eve of the Gallipoli landing.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Accountant; of Hawthorn, Victoria; born Hawthorn, 8 July 1894; educated at Trinity Gramar School, Kew, Victoria; served in the junior and senior cadets of the CMF, (was a Lieutenant in the 48th Regiment); age at time of death, 21. Buried at sea.