|Collection type||Private Record|
|Title||Derrick, Thomas Currie (Lieutenant), VC, DCM, 1914 - 1945|
|Measurement||3 wallets: 5cm, 6 items|
|Maker||Derrick, Thomas Currie|
Derrick, Thomas Currie (Lieutenant), VC, DCM, 1914 - 1945
Black and white photocopies of diaries detailing service in the AIF from enlistment at Woodside (South Australia); training in Palestine; action at Derna, Tobruk, Tel El Aisa; jungle warfare training in Northern Queensland; movement to New Guinea - including the landing at Lae, the battle for Sattleberg and later final entries for Tarakan, prior to his death on 24 May 1945.