Adamson, Charles Edward (Sergeant, b.1890 - d.1958); Adamson, Norman Edward James (Corporal, b.1920 - d.2001)

Units
Accession Number PR01898
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 2 cm
Object type Service papers, Papers, Diary
Maker Adamson, Charles Edward
Place made France
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Papers of the Adamson family relating to the First and Second World War. 3678 Sergeant Charles Edward Adamson served with the 5th Battalion during the First World War and kept diaries for 1916-1917 with brief entries describing fighting conditions on the Somme. Other papers include service documents, pay books and menus. VX148425 Corporal Norman Edward James Adamson served with the 1st Australian Mobile Printing Unit at Bougainville during the Second World War and items in the collection include a christmas card, war savings stamps and record of anti-gas training, 18 December 1942.