ID numberRCDIG0001018
TitleLetter from Niels Peter Henry Nielsen to his family, 1914
Collection numberPR05198
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count2
Object type
  • Letters
  • Typescript
MakerNielsen, Niels Peter Henry
Place madeCeylon: Colombo
Date made1914
Physical description6 Image/s captured
DescriptionLetter and transcript relating to the First World War service of 7884 Stoker Niels Peter Henry "Chook" Nielsen, Royal Australian Navy. In this letter to his mother and family, Nielsen details the action between the HMAS Sydney and SMS Emden on 9 November 1914 off the Cocos Islands. A transcript of the letter is also included and provides a few additional details.
This file contains:
Letter from Niels Peter Henry "Chook" Nielsen to his family, HMAS Sydney, Colombo, 16 November 1914;
Transcript of letter from Niels Peter Henry "Chook" Nielsen to his mother and family, HMAS Sydney, Colombo, 16 November 1914 [date unknown].
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