|Unit||8th Australian Field Ambulance|
Colley-Priest, Langford Wellman
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First World War, 1914-1918
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Colley-Priest, Langford Wellman, Private, MM, b: 1890 d: 1927
Original notes and transcript copy related to the history of the 8 Field Ambulance from its inception at Mitcham Camp, Adelaide on 4 August 1915, movement to Egypt and later France. Account covers the work of the unit at Fromelles, on the Somme, Recquingham, Polygon Wood, Messines, Villers Bretonneux and Mont St Quentin.