Author:Jack Ernest Bridgman, SX3874

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1940 - 1942 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT ARCHIVE OF LETTERS AND EPHEMERA BY AN AUSTRALIAN SIGNALMAN WHO FOUGHT FOR THE LIBERATION OF GREECE AND HIS RECOVERY OF WOUNDS SUFFERED IN SYRIA

By: Jack Ernest Bridgman, SX3874

Price: $1,355.99

Publisher: ATHENS GREECE DAMASCUS SYRIA, 1940

Seller ID: 0001433

Condition: Good+


On offer is an interesting, modest archive of three [3] manuscript letters plus additional ephemera from an Australian signaller with the 1st Australian Corps Signals serving in Greece, Syria, and Lebanon between 1940 to 1942 to his sweetheart in Melbourne. Jack Ernest Bridgman, SX3874, who went on to become a sergeant in the AIF by the end of the war writes in the first dated 4 May (1940) is three pages in length, Jack makes apologies to Lois for not writing as he was one of the boys in Greece and he 'had a very busy time what with the mud, snow, bombs and bullets", "and there was eve... View more info