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422290
  • Title
    King war diary, 8 May-21 September 1915 / Henry Aubrey King
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLDOC 1296
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    8 May-21 September 1915
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422290
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Henry Aubrey King, a farmer originally from Swindon, England, enlisted in Brisbane, Queensland 21 Aug. 1914, embarked from Brisbane on A15 Star Of England, 24 Sept. 1914 and served with the 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment in Gallipoli and Egypt. He was wounded in action at the Dardanelles and returned to active service Dec. 1915. He returned to Australia on HT Wiltshire 20 Dec. 1917 and was discharged 25 Jan. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    Diary kept as a trooper of the 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment at Gallipoli.
    This collection includes pictorial material at Pic.Acc.1490
  • Source
    Purchased from H. A. King, 10 September 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:: Mitchell Library, 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 114 - 128
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1023875
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