Letters, photos and a diary: a first world war soldier's suitcase of souvenirs – in pictures

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After serving on the western front, private Mick Ward from Bairnsdale in Victoria placed the memorabilia of his war into a small brown suitcase. Almost a century later, its contents – photos, letters and other mementos – have gone on display in Melbourne, offering a glimpse into one man’s experience and a chance to find out who he was

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