Letters from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his family, 1919

Unit 15th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number RCDIG0001206
Collection number 2DRL/0785
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 21
Object type Letters
Physical description 211 Image/s captured
Maker Gallwey, Wilfred Denver
Place made At sea, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Codford, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Hurdcott
Date made 1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of 2430 Lance Corporal Wilfred Denver Gallwey, 15th Battalion. The letters were written to various members of his immediate family in 1919. In these letters, Gallwey writes of his leave over the Christmas period, including his attempt at flying, and his subsequent return to Australia on 9 March 1919. His last letter is written at sea aboard the S.S. Kashmir off the southern coast of Australia. This file contains:
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Div. Sig. School, Hurdcott, Wiltshire, England, 7 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 12th Training Battalion, A.I.F., Hurdcott, 7 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Div. Sig. School, Hurdcott, Wiltshire, England, 8 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his family, 4th Division Signal School, Hurdcott, Wiltshire, England, 8 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Div. Sig. School, Hurdcott, Wiltshire, England, 12 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Div. Sig. School, Hurdcott, Wiltshire, England 15 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 12th Training Battalion, Hurdcott, 22 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 12th Training Battalion, Hurdcott, 23 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Details Company, 12th Training Battalion, Hurdcott, 25 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Details Company, Hurdcott, 25 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his sister, Details Company, 12th Training Battalion, Hurdcott, England, 26 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 27 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 29 January 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, England, 1 February 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 4 February 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Codford, England, 13 February 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey his mother, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 14 February 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 27 February 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 15th Australian Infantry, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 3 March 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 15th Australian Inf, No. 8 Camp, Codford, 7 March 1919;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, S.S. Kashmir, at sea, 19 April, 1919.