Culbert Cecil Fisher

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First name: Culbert

Middle name: Cecil

Last name: Fisher

Personal information:

C. C. Fisher of Lyndhurst, Victoria enlisted 19 Feb. 1916 and joined the 9th Australian Camel Brigade Field Ambulance, 15 Jan. 1917. He served in Palestine Aug. 1917 - Dec. 1918, being promoted to Corporal 3 June 1917 and to Lance Corporal 17 Dec. 1918

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Arthur John Moore Burrowes letters and postcards to his family, 26 January 1918-15 September 1919
'If anything else is added the post card will be destroyed'

Keeping the secrets of battles fought, won and lost, makes for very clinical correspondence from ‘over there’. Reading between the lines about the realities of life in the armed forces must have been very difficult for the recipients of such scant morsels of information. It isn’t exactly a wordy message but I am sure it would have been happily received back home with the first line kept intact. See postcard.

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