Harding, Bertie Joseph Samuel MM (Corporal, b.1898 - d.1918); and Harding, Victor John George (Sergeant, b.1896 - d.1983)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number PR85/163
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Harding, Victor John George
Place made France
Date made 1917-1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/004/056
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the First World War service of brothers: 6079 Corporal Bertie J S Harding, 19 Battalion; and 6172 Sergeant Victor J G Harding, 24 Battalion. Collection consists of three letters written by Victor and one by Bertie to their Aunt Kitty (Catherine Maud Archer). Also included are three envelopes and a black and white photograph of the two brothers (Bertie on the right; Victor on the left). Bertie Harding was awarded the Military Medal for action on 11 August 1918 at Rainecourt. He was killed in action later that month on 31 August 1918.