Hansen, Len O (Sergeant)

Places
Accession Number PR01753
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: x 1 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Hansen, Leonard Oswald 'Len'
Place made British Mandate of Palestine: Palestine, Egypt
Date made 1942
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Diary written by QX2992 Sergeant Len Hansen while serving with 2/15 Battalion in the Middle East. The diary covers most of 1942, from January to September including a period reorganising in Palestine and Syria, the battles around Tel el Eisa in July, and the lead up to the Battle of El Alamein. Photocopy only.