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69890
  • Title
    [World War I sketches] / drawn by Leslie Hore
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXE 703
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    1915-1918
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    69890
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Drawings - 70 drawings (ink, pencil, wash and watercolour) - 12.5 x 17 cm.-20.5 x 33 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    1. About my first billet in France ...
    2. `In memory of 2/330 Gn? H. J. Manley 1st Bat, N.Z.F.A. killed in action on 2/5/15' [grave]
    3. By Mule Gully, June 1915
    4. Mule Gully, June 1915
    5. My little grey home in the West Rest Camp, Mule Gully, June 1915
    6. On Walker's Ridge, July 1915
    7. `The Crescent and the Cross' July 1915
    8. Typical pigeon house in the Basse Cour, 17 Aug 1915
    9. ... Turkish Well, Gallipoli, Oct 1915
    10. `An Evening Kiss' Oct 1915
    11. `Jeffersons Post' 1 Nov 1915
    12. The Bacchant tolls the knell of parting day, Nov 1915
    13. Finis, 20 Dec 1915
    14. Another billet, 6th MG Coy., 10 July 1915
    15. The Barrage, Pozieres, Aug 1916
    16. Albert, Aug 1916
    17. Bailleul, France, Sept 1915 [the clock tower]
    18. Belgium - the first time we held Ypres, 1916
    19. Alexandria, 26/12/16
    20. Bailleul, 18 March 1917
    21. The Somme near Querrieu, 1917
    22. Near Querrieu - mules watering
    23. Out of the line, May 1918
    24. On the Somme, an upland village, May 18
    25. The Hortillonages or vegetable gardens , one of the features of Amiens ... May 1918
    26. The birdcage, after Ville sur Ancre, May 1918
    27. Prisoners taken in front of Morlancourt, Somme, May 1918
    28. In support, a great day for us, our neighbour kills a pig, May 1918
    29. Bodie shell bursting on Amiens, 18 /6/18
    30. Querrieu, Jun 18
    31. 11th gun captured by Australians near Warfusee, July 1918
    32. Freid Krupp 135 captured by 45th Batn. A.I.F., 8th Aug 1918
    33. Tanks, Warfusee, Aug 1918
    34. Ypres, remains of Cathedral, 1918
    35. Cappy, taken by 2nd Div. en route Peronne
    36a-b. Amiens May
    37. Amiens from the Albert Road
    38. Bonnay
    39. Intelligence summary - `The Ancre Valley was subjected yesterday to heavy enemy shelling'
    40. Amiens in his grasp. What the Boche saw when he had taken Villers Bretonneux & met the Australians
    41. Caught
    42. Australian aeroplanes practising firing down a road ... Amiens
    43. Allonville
    44. Amiens, Old Belfrey
    45. Amiens under shell fire
    46. Amiens
    47. The road to Amiens ...
    48-49. Memorial to fallen soldiers of 1870-71 outside Bapaume ... - Town Hall, Bapaume
    50. Bray
    51. Cappy
    52. Return of a patrol, Corbie
    53. Feuilloy
    54. The Somme ...
    55. The end of the village, Lamotte Brebieres
    56-58. Lamotte Brebiere
    59. On the Somme, the Basse Coute
    60. On the Somme, a valley village
    61-62. ... Somme Valley
    63. The Somme above Amiens
    64. Somme clover
    65. In the trenches, Walker's Ridge
    66-67. In rest 2nd AMG Batn.
    68. In our village
    69. Shelled out
    70. [untitled view of bay and sunset]
  • Source
    Purchased 1919
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Creator died before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    A bibliography of servicemen's and women's diaries of World War I is held in the Mitchell Library Original Materials Reading Room at PXn 878
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I pictorial material
    Digital order no:Album ID : 823810
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Most of the sketches are titled, dated and signed "L. F. S. H."
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