Historical information

First world war experiences written and published in booklet form entitled "My Brother" by Leo Blanchard HANLY - Private 1702 served the 3 Light Horse Field Ambulance. Embarked on 15.7.1915 and returned on 2.1.1919. Leo wrote the book about his brother Theodore Hanly. Theodore and another brother, Joseph Dillon also served in the 3 LH Field Ambulance
alongside Leo. This particular booklet was addressed to, inside front cover, "Matron McMillan from Leo Hanly 3-8-1982", 21 days prior to his passing.


Personal account of experiences during WW1 by Leo HANLY Private 1702

Physical description

Blue cardboard covered rectangular booklet with thin dark blue inner border.

Inscriptions & markings

Cover - "My Brother"
Inside front cover handwritten " To Matron McMillan from Leo Hanly 3-8-'82"