Fay, George (Captain, b.1877 - d.1917)

Unit 8th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Accession Number PR03892
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Letters
Maker Redding, George 'Pop'
Place made Egypt: Suez Canal, Port Said
Date made 1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Captain George Fay, 8 Light Horse Regiment. Collection consists of a 2 page handwritten letter by 2601 Trooper George 'Pop' Redding to the widow of Captain Fay who was killed in action on 1 December 1917. The letter describes the burial of Captain Fay and refers to a set of three photographs enclosed with the letter. Those photos are available at P07204.001-003.