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Documents - NX84949 O F Atkins

From the Collection of Geelong RSL Sub Branch 50 Barwon Heads Road Belmont Victoria

Description
This is a comprehensive collection of items obtained during the enlistment of NX84949 O F Atkins - including Soldiers Paybooks, Drivers Licences, Demobilization Proceedure Book, Dog Tags, Corps Bagdes, Colour Patches, a Self made Dagger in a bamboo sheath, Prayer Books, Photographs and an Album, Newspapers The AIF News 17 October 1942, Enemy Propaganda leaflettes, Books Soldering On, Khaki and Green, Stand Easy.
Size
Various
Object Registration
GRSL74
Keywords
nx84949 o f atkins, ww2, aif, middle east, borneo, documents, photographs
Historical information
These AIF items were issued to NX84949 O F Atkins during his enlistment 21 Jan 1942 - 14 Dec 1945.
Photographs and Newsapapers were collected whilst O F Atkins was posted overseas.
The Books I believe would have been acquired post discharge.
Significance
These documents are originals that belonged to NX84949 O F Atkins, a member of the AIF during WW2.
O F Atkins served in the Middle East from 23 August 1942 to 28 February 1943 and Borneo from 25 May 1945 to 5 December 1945.
Inscriptions & Markings
Various
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM