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422312
  • Title
    Rhodes diary, 26 June 1915-4 April 1916 / Oscar Rhodes
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    26 June 1915-4 April 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422312
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4066, frames 1-137
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Corporal Oscar Rhodes, a journalist of Campsie, Sydney, New South Wales, was born in Ultimo, Sydney and enlisted at Liverpool aged 27, on 29 Apr. 1915. He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A35 Berrima, 25 June 1915 and served as a signaller with the 20th Battalion in Egypt, Gallipoli and France. He was wounded with loss of his left leg at Butte de Warlencourt, France, 25 Feb. 1917 and discharged as medically unfit, Sydney, 13 August 1918
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Oscar Rhodes diary, 26 June 1915-4 April 1916

    ITEM 02
    Oscar Rhodes diary extracts, 26 June 1915-4 April 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from O. Rhodes, 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

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