ID numberRCDIG0000200
TitleLetter and photograph of Frank Jubilee Olle
Collection number1DRL/0662
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count2
Object type
  • Letters
  • Photograph
MakerOlle, Frank Jubilee
Place made
  • At sea
  • Egypt
Date made1914
Physical description7 Image/s captured
DescriptionLetter and photograph relating to First World War service of Lance Sergeant Frank Jubilee Olle. The letter to his parents contains a long description of the Sydney/Emden encounter from Olle's perspective travelling on HMAT Orvieto. He mentions taking on German prisoners from the Emden, and a lecture given by Charles Bean on the Orvieto regarding the encounter.
File contains:
Photograph of three soldiers. Written on reverse: "Sgt Major Grigson, Sgt Robertson, L.Sgt F.J. Olle, Mena, Egypt";
Letter from Frank Olle to his father and mother, November 1914
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