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422263
  • Title
    Bennett war diary, 1914-1915 / J. Bennett
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLDOC 1293
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1914-1915
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422263
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    James Bennett, horse-breaker of Manly, New South Wales embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A29 Suevic, 21 Dec. 1914 and served with the 6th Australian Light Horse, C Squadron in Egypt. He returned to Australia 20 Oct. 1915
  • Scope and Content
    Diary includes descriptions of voyage of S.S. Suevic from Sydney to Alexandria, of life in camp near Cairo, Egypt, of action in the Dardanelles and of the voyage back to Sydney on the hospital ship Kanowna
  • Source
    Purchased from J. Bennett, 14 March 1919 Part of the European War Collecting Project (also known as the Soldiers' Diaries Collection or War Diaries Collection), established by the Trustees of the Mitchell Library in 1918
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Copyright holder:: State Library of New South Wales
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: May be copied for reference and publication
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm located at CY 4320, frames 1 - 39
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1025713
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