Hardy, Benjamin Gower GC, (Private, b: 1898, d: 1944)

Unit 22nd Garrison Battalion
Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Cowra
Accession Number PR91/122
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 folder
Object type Letters, Papers
Maker Hardy, Benjamin Gower
Date made 1911-1985
Access Open
Related File This file can be accessed via the Memorial's Reading Room. AWM371 91/0499
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Letters, telegram and condolence cards sent at the time of Private Hardy's death during the Japanese Cowra Outbreak in August 1944. Correspondence connected with award of George Cross and subsequent commemorative activities Willoughby Memorial Trust Garden, Municipality of Cowra Memorial Cairn, 22 Garrison Battalion reunion and the donation of Hardy's medals to the Memorial.