Jones, Oscar Anglesey (Captain, b.1892 - d.1917)

Accession Number 1DRL/0388
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 3 cms.
Object type Papers
Maker Jones, Oscar Anglesey
Place made Egypt, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1916-1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/717
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to service of Captain Oscar Anglesey Jones, 21 Battalion AIF, Gallipoli, Egypt, France, 1915-1917. Collection consists of letters written by Jones to his mother, snapshots, training school lecture notes, and several field message books.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Captain Oscar Anglesey Jones, 21 Battalion, AIF, who died on 3 May 1917 of wounds received at Bullecourt; police constable; of Melbourne, Vic; born Broadford, Vic, 11 July 1892; joined the AIF on 11 March 1915; age at time of death, 24.