Item 03 : General William Holmes Papers regarding capitulation, September-October 1914 - Page 142
Commonwealth of Australia
Department of Defence.
Melbourne. 4th November, 1914.
Dear Colonel Holmes,
Yours of the 9th October to hand.
Many thanks for the set of stamps of the late German administration.
Your despatches are read with great interest, and I look forward with pleasure to further submissions from you from time to time.
Colonel W. Holmes.
Rabaul, New Britain.