ID numberPR00696
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleMaygar, Leslie Cecil, VC, DSO, VD (Lieutenant Colonel, b.1868 - d.1917)
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm
Object typeLetters
MakerMaygar, Leslie Cecil
Date made1916-1917
DescriptionLetters from Lieutenant Colonel Maygar to Jack Moir, a student in Australia, concerning former students of Melbourne's Wesley College. Also makes patriotic statements, describes the qualities of Turkish and German soldiers, and how his horse was shot from under him at Gaza. The collection also includes a decorated transcript of a letter written to school children from Lt Col Maygar in December 1915.