Woodley, Frederick E (Corporal, 2/10 Field Company, Royal Australian Engineers b.1905 - d.1945)

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Accession Number PR90/175
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 8 items
Object type Documents, Souvenir, Work of art
Maker Woodley, Frederick E
Date made 1942-1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 90/1793
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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

Five POW cards sent by Woodley whilst a prisoner in Changi gaol and later camps in Borneo. Addressed to 'Matey', a nickname for shipwrights in Portsmouth where Woodley and his wife came from. Telegram informs Mrs Woodley of her husband's death while a POW. Copies of two original sketches of Sandakan POW camp, drawn by Cpl Woodley.