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Collection number 1DRL/0662
ID number RCDIG0000200
Title Letter and photograph of Frank Jubilee Olle
Record type File
Item count 2
Collection Digitised Collection
Object types
  • Letters
  • Photograph
Maker Olle, Frank Jubilee
Places made
  • At sea
  • Egypt
Date made 1914
Physical description 7 Image/s captured
Image use Attached digital images are protected by copyright and are provided here for research and study purposes. For further use, please contact the Memorial.

Description

Letter 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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