U-series. Greeting from Egypt. Tom Carroll
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Mobile Unit broadcaster Doug Laurenson introduces a recording for the Troops' Radio Request Session: greetings and a song request from Tom Carroll [Military Service no 2134] for18 Telford Avenue, Balmoral, Auckland. He has just had a spell in hospital. His request is for his favourite song "Little Grey Home In The West".
This item is part of a collection of recordings made by the Mobile Broadcasting Units, which travelled overseas with New Zealand forces between 1940-1945. They recorded New Zealanders' experiences of war and messages to their families and friends, which were sent back home to be played on a weekly radio programme.
Reference number 10942
Media type AUDIO
Collection Sound Collection
Laurenson, Doug, Announcer
Carroll, Thomas Anthony, 1906-1989, Speaker/Kaikōrero
Date 04 Dec 1940