Gallwey, Wilfred Denver (Corporal, 52 Battalion, 15 Battalion and 47 Battalion, AIF, b.1898 - d.1967)

Accession Number MSS1355
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 0.75 metre
Object type Papers
Maker Gallwey, Wilfred Denver
Date made 1919-1929
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/036/008
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918

Manuscript and bound typescript of "The Silver King" - memoirs based on Gallwey's letters and diaries of the 1914-1918 war. The detailed account records the conditions and daily occurrences experienced while at various training camps, on active service at Bullecourt and Messines, recuperating from illness and aboard transport ships. Includes illustrations, speeches and anecdotes.