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BOOK - The War Diaries of Weary Dunlop

From the Collection of Bendigo Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum 37 - 39 Pall Mall Bendigo Victoria

Description
Hard cardboard cover, red colour buckram with gold print on spine. Dust cover is red background with white print on front, spine & back. Colour portrait photo of Weary Dunlop on front, colour copy of a Jack Chalker water colour illustration of Weary Dunlop operating in a jungle hospital on back. 401 pages cut plain white paper, illustrated with black & white photos of illustrations, diagrams & photos. Auto biography diary. Fawn paper fly leaf front & first title page contain handwritten dedications.
Size
H 25.6 x W 18 x D 4 cms
Object Registration
3259
Keywords
books-diaries, military history-army
Historical information
Please note: A newspaper article & handwritten note included with book.
When Made
1986
Made By
E E Dunlop (Maker), Nelson Publishers (Maker), Printer (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Handwritten in black in on front fly leaf:
Donated in memory of
Joyce & Edward Baker
WWW2
Jan Pavich
Sebastian
7/11/2012.
Weary Dunlop saved my life
when my mother was 6 months
pregnant with me as no other
Doctor would operate on her
goiter. Weary saved my life
because of this. Long live
his memory
Jan Pavich.

Handwritten in blue ink on first title page:
Joyce Baker
with all possible good wishes
Weary E E Dunlop
Last updated
2 Jul 2019 at 12:02PM