Alfred James Ham

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First name: Alfred

Middle name: James

Last name: Ham

Personal information:

Alfred James Ham, a clerk, of Millers Point Sydney enlisted 29 Sept. 1915 and served as a private in the 19th and 2nd Battalions, Australian Imperial Forces. He was wounded in action in France, 23 Aug. 1918 and returned to Australia on HMAT Nestor, 14 Feb. 1919

Ward diary, 6 October 1914 - 28 July 1915
Diary of Eric Harford Ward

More than just this dairy (which is incredibly moving), it's the stories you piece together by reading other material in our collection. While on duty, Eric Ward wrote several letters to his home town paper The Bathurst TimesYou can even get a small glimpse of his life after the war with mention of a wedding. These documents are like pieces of a puzzle that together show a picture of a man who went to war and, thankfully, returned home.
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