St Clair, Kerry

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number PR01738
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 5.5 cm; Wallet/s: 2
Object type Letter, Scrapbook
Maker Various
Place made Australia
Date made 1999-2000
Access Open
Conflict East Timor, 1999-2013
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the International Force East Timor (INTERFET) and United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor (UNTAET) service of 5/7 Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (Mechanised) (5/7RAR), 1999-2000.

Wallets 1 and 2 of 2 - Consist of two scrapbooks of letters, cards and notes sent to Kerry St Clair during the deployment of 5/7RAR on operations in East Timor from 1999 to 2000. The letters thank St Clair and the "5/7RAR (Mech) Pit Crew" for the initiative and forward details of their deployed loved ones for inclusion in the patchwork quilt.