Alcock, Henry Thomas Clive (Private, b.? - d.1916)

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Accession Number 1DRL/0017
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters, Album
Maker Alcock, Henry Thomas Clive
Place made Egypt: Cairo, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/2359
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of 484 Private Henry Thomas Clive Alcock, 23 Battalion, Cairo and Gallipoli, 1915. Collection includes typewritten copies of letters describing voyage to Egypt; guard duty at Columbo when troops of 23 Battalion were refused leave, and communicating with Turkish soldiers at Gallipoli. Copies made by father in 1929 in response to Memorial's request. Bound into file cover. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 484 Private Henry Thomas Clive Alcock, 23 Battalion, Australian Infantry. Died of appendicitis, Alexandria, Egypt, 14 Feb 1916. Age 20. Son of William Henry and the late Annie Alcock. Born at Toorak, Victoria.