Anderson, Roy (Lieutenant, b.1893 - d.1919)

Accession Number 1DRL/0040
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Papers
Maker Anderson, Roy
Place made France, United Kingdom: England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Salisbury Plain
Date made 1915-1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/2542
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 the service of Lieutenant Roy Anderson, 7 Battalion, France, 1915-1917. Collection includes letters written by Anderson to his mother.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Lieutenant Roy Anderson, 7 Battalion, AIF. Newsagent; of Cobram, Victoria; born Liverpool, NSW, 1893; educated at a state school; joined the AIF on 14 June 1915; was wounded at Ypres; died at Caulfield Hospital, Melbourne, of pneumonia and heart failure, 14 January 1919. Son of Barbara Anderson.