John Brady Nash

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First name: John

Middle name: Brady

Last name: Nash

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Lieutenant-Colonel John Brady Nash, doctor and parliamentarian, was a member of the NSW Legislative Council from 1900-1925. He served in the Army Medical Corps from 1914 to 1916, arriving in Alexandria 14 Jan. 1915 on medical troopship S.S. Kyarra and returning to Australia 30 Dec. 1915

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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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