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422406
  • Title
    Green diary, 14 August 1915-3 March 1919 / James Green
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 1838
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    14 August 1915-3 March 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422406
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Private James Green of Darlinghurst, N.S.W., a labourer and fireman, was born in Lancastershire, England. He enlisted in Sydney 13 Aug. 1915 aged 29 years and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 Nov. 1915. He served with the 17th Battalion 6th Brigade in France and Belgium. He was wounded twice and returned to Australia on HT Orsova in Feb. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    Describes training in army camp at Liverpool, N.S.W., Aug.-Nov. 1915 voyage from Sydney to Suez on H.M.A.T. Euripides, Nov. - Dec. 1915, training camp in Egypt, Dec. 1915 - Mar. 1916, trench warfare in France and Belgium, Mar. 1916 - Apr. 1918, hospital treatment in England, Mar. - June 1917 and Apr. - Aug. 1918, return voyage to Australia, Jan. - Feb. 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from J. Green, 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
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Copyright holder:: State Library of New South Wales<br>
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: May be copied for reference and publication<br>
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm copy available at: CY 4896, frames 405 - 463
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1033281
  • Conservation note

    Requires rehousing
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