- 1915-1917 (Creation)
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3 folders (41 letters, 28 postcards, 7 field service postcards, 1 lettercard, 1 on active service postcard, 6 b&w photographs).
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Letters written to family by Frederick (Fred) William Scott Martin while Martin was serving with the Australian Imperial Force in Australia, Egypt, Gallipoli, the United Kingdom and finally the Western Front from 1915 to 1917. Martin was Anne McCosker's uncle. The letters were published by McCosker in Lieutenant Martin's Letters (2013).
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Some letters in this subseries are very fragile. Care must be taken when handling.
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Anne McCosker, Lieutenant Martin's Letters : F.W.S. Martin, M.M. : an Anzac in the Great War (2013).
Box 4 Folders 6-8.
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Created, JR, 30-Mar-2021