Frank Middleton Hassall

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First name: Frank

Middle name: Middleton

Last name: Hassall

Personal information:

Frank Middleton Hassall, of Cootamundra, N.S.W. enlisted 21 Jan. 1915 aged 18 and served with the 17th Battalion, 5th Brigade in Gallipoli and France. He was killed in action in France, 6 June 1916

Featured
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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