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422334
  • Title
    White diaries, 18 May 1916-16 June 1919 / Thomas Alexander White
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    18 May 1916-16 June 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422334
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Thomas Alexander White, a schoolteacher of Dulwich Hill, N.S.W., enlisted 9 June 1916 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A40 Ceramic, 7 Oct. 1916. He served as a Lieutenant and later as a Captain with the 13th Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces, in France and Belgium, 1916-1919. From Mar. to July 1917 he was a training officer in England. He was wounded in May 1918 and after treatment in England returned to France, Oct. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Thomas Alexander White diary, 7 October 1916-16 June 1919

    ITEM 02
    Thomas Alexander White diary, 18 May 1916-30 April 1917

    ITEM 03
    Thomas Alexander White diary, 18 May-13 November 1917

    ITEM 04
    Thomas Alexander White diary, 19 November 1917-21 November 1918

    ITEM 05
    Thomas Alexander White diary, 22 November 1918-16 June 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from Thomas A. White, 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
    Partially Microfilmed : CY 4643, frames 1 - 533 (MLMSS 965/vol. 1)
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