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Alec Campbell interviewed by Peter Saxon for the 100 centenarians, the children of federation oral history project
Bib ID 6259168
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word]
Author
Campbell, Alec, 1899-2002, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies ; written permission required from Mr Peter Rubinstein of Media Heads for public use. 
Description 1997 February 26 
1 digital audio tape (approximately 55 min.) 
Series

100 centenarians, the children of federation oral history project.

Biography/History

Alec Campbell was the last surviving Australian participant of the Gallipoli Campaign during the First World War (WWI).

Notes

This interview is part of the series of social history interviews with 100 Australians who at the Centenary of Federation were 100 years of age or older. The interviews comprise of anecdotes from the interviewee's lives and their experiences and observations of events in Australian social history over the previous century.

A radio program was produced in 2001 by Peter Rubinstein for Radiowise Media Networks with funding from a grant from the National Council for the Centenary of Federation.

Recorded on 26 February 1997.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-207524331

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Campbell, Alec, 1899-2002 -- Interviews.  |  Centenarians -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Veterans -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Gallipoli Campaign, 1915-1916 -- Personal narratives, Australian.  |  Centenary of Federation, Australia, 1901-2001 -- Anecdotes.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula -- Personal narratives, Australian.  |  Australia -- History -- Federation, 1901 -- Anecdotes.  |  Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey) -- History, Military -- 20th century -- Anecdotes.
Other authors/contributors Saxon, Peter, 1952-, Interviewer  |  Radiowise Media Networks

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