Colley-Priest, Langford Wellman, Private, MM, b: 1890 d: 1927

Unit 8th Australian Field Ambulance
Accession Number MSS1400
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 6 items
Object type Papers
Maker Colley-Priest, Langford Wellman
Date made 1919
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/5/135
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

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.