Vining, Arthur William

Unit Siege Batteries
Place Europe: France
Accession Number PR01175
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 2cm
Object type Diary, Letters, Photograph, Service papers
Maker Vining, Arthur William
Place made France
Date made 1917-1919
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to 923 Gunner Arthur William Vining, who served with the 1st Australian Siege Battery, RAA during the First World War. Comprises three original handwritten pocket sized diaries kept by Gnr Vining from 1 March 1918 until 29 January 1919, a 40 page letter dated 21 July 1917 written from Vining to Ethel, an original field post card, Vining's discharge certificate, and three black and white photographs of artillery action.

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