McLeod, James K (2nd Lieutenant, b.1888 - d.1915)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number 1DRL/0456
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker McLeod, James K
Place made Australia
Date made 1929
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/1503
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 the service of 2nd Lieutenant James K McLeod, 13 Battalion, AIF, Gallipoli, 1915. Collection consists of a typescript copy (and two carbon copies) of a letter written by McLeod to his parents in May 1915, from Gallipoli. Location of original unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 2nd Lieutenant James K McLeod, 13 Battalion, AIF. Killed in action 10 August 1915 at Gallipoli, aged 27. Son of Murdo and Mary McLeod, of 1 Henry St., Merewether, NSW.