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422402
  • Title
    Cicognani diary, 1 November 1914-September 1915 / Henry Claude Cicognani
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 1238
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1 November 1914-September 1915
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422402
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Harry Cicognani, a commercial salesman of Glebe, N.S.W. was born in Gulgong, N.S.W. and was aged 26 when he enlisted in Sydney, 25 Aug. 1914. He embarked from Sydney on board Transport A14 Euripides, 20 Oct. 1914 and served with the 1st Field Ambulance in Egypt, Gallipoli and France. He was reported missing in action in France, 1 Sept. 1916, having been captured by the Germans at Mouquet Farm in August 1916 and interned at Dulmen in Germany. He was transferred to Holland in Feb. 1918, rejoined the 13th field Ambulance and remained in England until he returned to Australia on the Runic, 23 Sept. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    Describes embarking from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides, 20 Oct. 1914, voyage to the Middle East, events and conditions at Gallipoli in 1915, experiences in Egypt and return to Australia 23 Sept. 1918
  • Source
    Purchased from Harry H. Cicognani, 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
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder<br>
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm : CY 2462, frames 1 - 105
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1014673
  • Conservation note

    Requires rehousing
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