Williams, Ronald George (Lieutenant, b.1920 - d.1977)

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Accession Number PR01764
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: x 1 cm
Object type Manuscript
Maker Hay, Emma
Williams, Ronald George
Place made Australia
Date made 1943-1947; 1995
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Copy of a story written by Lieutenant Williams' granddaughter, Emma Hay, relating his experiences of service in the Second World War. Williams served with 2/40 Battalion and became a POW of the Japanese in Singapore, Thailand and Japan. The manuscript refers closely to original diaries and correspondence written by Lieutenant Williams during his Second World War service.