Llewellyn, Alexander James (Lance Corporal, b.1913 - d.1979)

Places
Accession Number PR90/112
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 2 cm.
Object type Letters
Maker Llewellyn, Alexander James
Place made Germany
Date made 1941-1943
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 90/0945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of NX4621 Lance Corporal Alexander James Llewellyn, 45 Light Aid Detachment, 1941-1943.

Wallet 1 of 1 - Wallet consists of two letters written by Lance Corporal Alexander James Llewellyn. The first letter, dated 30 January 1941, describes his experience of the Battle of Bardia fought in Libya from 3 to 5 January 1941. The second letter, dated 20 June 1943, was written when Llewellyn was prisoner of war at Stalag VIIIB Lamsdorf after being captured in Crete in 1941.