ID number MSS1963
Title Stratton, Norman Edmond (NX200946, Corporal, 2/2 Battalion)
Collection Manuscript
Object type Papers
Maker Stratton, Norman Edmond 'Norm'
Note Open
Copying provision Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Description

Copy of account written by late N E 'Norm' Stratton of 2/2 Battalion, describing bayonet charge of A Company, 2/2 Battalion, on 25 March 1945 in New Guinea. This is the action in which Lieutenant Albert Chowne VC MM was killed. 2 copies of account: one photocopy of typescript and associated newspaper articles, second plain typescript.