Williams, Charles Edward (Private, b.? - d.1900)

Place Africa: South Africa, Cape Colony
Accession Number PR02040
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: x 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Williams, Charles Edward
Place made South Africa
Date made 1899-1900
Access Open
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
First World War, 1914-1918
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

Fifteen letters written by Private Charles Edward Williams of the Victorian Mounted Rifles, covering the years 1899 -1900 and service in the Boer War. Includes an account of William's death in action written by his colleage J McFarlane; and a note written on 4 March 1900 by Chaplain F W Wary, testifying to the burial of Williams in Colesburgh, South Africa.