Owens, Frederick William (Sergeant, b: 1897 - d: ?)

Unit 11th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number PR03056
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Owens, Frederick William
Place made France
Date made 1916
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Collection relating to the First World War service of 2561 Sergeant Fred Owens, 11 Battalion. Collection comprises a postcard written by Owens to his mother, 20 August 1916, describing service on the Western Front, the death in action of two close friends and his prevention from fighting due to a sprained ankle.