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422392
  • Title
    Fisher diaries, 15 January 1917 - 31 December 1918 / Culbert Cecil Fisher
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    15 January 1917 - 31 December 1918
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422392
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    C. C. Fisher, a school teacher of Lyndhurst, Victoria enlisted 19 Feb. 1916 aged 18. He joined the 9th Australian Camel Brigade Field Ambulance, 15 Jan. 1917 and embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A42 Boorara, 10 May 1917 . He served in Egypt and Palestine Aug. 1917 - Dec. 1918, being promoted to Corporal 3 June 1917 and to Lance Corporal 17 Dec. 1918. He returned to Australia on the Port Denison, 13 Nov. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Culbert Cecil Fisher diary, 1 January 1917-6 February 1918

    ITEM 02
    Culbert Cecil Fisher diary, 1 January-31 December 1918
  • Source
    Purchased from C.C. Fisher, 1920 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
  • Conservation note

    Requires rehousing
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