|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM371 90/0569|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Collection relating to Irene Simkin, a former member of the RAF, and wife of an army officer who served in Korea, 1957-1958. Collection consists of a copy of a typed transcript describing her military experiences in Singapore shortly after the end of the Second World War; the apprehension she felt when newly married, and her husband was posted to Korea; her experience and conditions encountered following her husband to Malaya in 1957 with two small children; and life in Australia while her husband was posted to Vietnam.