Sharp, Alfred Thomas

Collection ID PR04809
Collection type Private Record
Title Sharp, Alfred Thomas
Measurement 1 wallet : 1 cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Various
Place made At sea
Date made 1914-1921

Autograph book belonging to Mr Alfred Thomas Sharp. Mr Sharp was the Commonwealth Immigration Officer of Victoria and was based in the London Office during the First World War. He and his wife hosted and visited many soldiers, particularly those from Victoria, who were recuperating in London. Notable among the signatures are those of Captain Albert Jacka VC, MC; Lord Birdwood; Prime Minister David Lloyd George, and the Australian cricket team touring England in 1921, captained by Warwick Armstrong.