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From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 2-4 Templeton Street Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Ten postcards - five coloured postcards and five black and white postcards
Three photographs of soldiers, one seated, one standing and one on horseback. One photograph of female.
Four envelopes
Twenty-five photographs
Object Registration
322.2
Keywords
j.w. ellis, 24th battalion, ww1
Historical information
Postcards dated 1917 sent to Private J W ELLIS 5334 during WW1. Born: Rupanyup. Home Town: Nyarrin Occupation: Farmer Enlisted 1915 aged 37 24th Battalion Fought on the Western Front. Wounded and returned to Australia 16/4/1918. Buried at Wangaratta Cemetery
Inscriptions & Markings
Photograph of female has handwritten inscription on front - Yours Sincerely Theresa 7-8-1916
Two envelopes address to J W ELLIS and one to Miss Jean Heap
21/25 photographs have handwritten inscriptions on rear and dated between 1915-1917
Last updated
11 May 2019 at 2:23PM