Arthurson, A C (Corporal, 13th Australian General Hospital, "F" Force)

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Accession Number MSS1377
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 item: 3cm
Object type Manuscript
Maker Arthurson, Alexander Cyril 'Lex'
Date made 1990
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 90/1515
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

MANUSCRIPT TITLED "THE STORY OF THE 13TH AUSTRALIAN GENERAL HOSPITAL" FOLLOWS UNIT FROM FORMATION IN AUSTRALIA IN 1941, POSTING TO SINGAPORE, CAPTIVITY IN CHANGI AND OTHER AREAS OF SINGAPORE, "F" FORCE IN BURMA, AND NURSES HELD CAPTIVE ON BANKA ISLAND AND SUMATRA. DETAILS CONDITIONS, TREATMENT, FOOD, DISEASES. INCLUDES PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS BY OTHER MEMBERS OF THE UNIT