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422299
  • Title
    MacDonald war diaries, 12 May 1915-13 September 1916 / Donald E. MacDonald
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    12 May 1915-13 September 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422299
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2011
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    D. E. MacDonald, a warehouseman of Dulwich Hill, N.S.W. was born in Wellington, New Zealand. He enlisted at Liverpool, N.S.W. at the age of 22, Mar. 1915 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A32 Themistocles, 12 May 1915. He served as a corporal with the 17th Battalion, B Company in Gallipoli, France and Belgium, was wounded Sept. 1915 and was discharged as medically unfit, Apr. 1917
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Donald E. MacDonald diary, 12 May-18 December 1915

    ITEM 02
    Donald E. MacDonald diary, 18 December 1915-6 January 1916

    ITEM 03
    Donald E. MacDonald diary, 1 February-12 May 1916

    ITEM 04
    Donald E. MacDonald diary, 12 May-13 September 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from D. MacDonald, 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
  • General note

    Microfilm available at CY 4946, frames 1 - 133
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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