ID numberPR88/177
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleBenson, George Courtney (Corporal, 3rd FAB AIF b: 1886 d: 1960)
Measurement3 items
Object typeLetters
Place madeOttoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made1915
DescriptionCollection relating to the First World War service of 2180 Corporal George Courtney Benson, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, Gallipoli. Collection consists of letters written to his friends describing daily life on the peninsula, including brief illustrations. Cpl Benson was later appointed an an official war artist.
PDF 1.57 MB Letter and envelope from George Courtney Benson, 6 July 1915