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  • Title
    McCarthy papers, 1915-1916 / Sidney McCarthy
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  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4950, frames 1-208
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 volume) - manuscript, printed, typescript, photographs

    Sidney McCarthy, a shearer from Redfern, New South Wales embarked from Sydney on HMAT A33 Ayrshire, 20 Dec. 1914. He served as a trooper with the 7th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron in Egypt, Gallipoli and the Middle East, returning to Australia 29 Jan. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Sidney McCarthy diary 30 July-28 December 1915

    ITEM 02
    Sidney McCarthy diary, 1 January-16 October 1916

    ITEM 03
    Sidney McCarthy papers, 1915-1916

    ITEM 04
    Sidney McCarthy narrative, 23 February-ca. December 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from S. McCarthy, 1921 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
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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