Appointment Card, Repatriation General Hospital

Production date
1970
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Description
Appointment card, double sided with printed and handwritten text on white card, for Mr F. [Francis] Mouland to attend the Repatriation General Hospital at Greenslopes, Queensland on 21 July 1970. The card bears printed date of 1960 but has been written over with pen.
Classification
CH classification DOCUMENTS Cards appointment card
Measurements
H 88 x W 136 mm
Media/Materials description
Off-white wove card. Printing in black ink both recto and verso. Handwritten text in blue ball point pen.
History and use
This appointment card advises Francis James Mouland to attend the Repatriation General Hospital at Greenslopes, Brisbane, on 21 July 1970.

It is part of a collection relating to the World War 1 and 2 service of Mouland, and the World War 2 service of Ellen Margaret Mouland nee Swan. Francis James Mouland enlisted in 1917, returning to Queensland in 1919 after active service in France. Two of his three brothers also served in the War; the Mouland family was one of the fortunate ones where all sons returned home, having survived the War. Francis went on to join the Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC) in World War 2, and his wife Ellen joined an Air Raid Precautions team (ARP) as an Air Raid Warden.
Registration number
H29865

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