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422449
  • Title
    Greig war diary, 21 October 1916-18 March 1917 / Malcolm Murray Alexander Greig
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 925
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    21 October 1916-18 March 1917
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422449
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Malcolm Murray Alexander Greig, a farmer of Kingsthorpe, Queensland, was born at Willowie, South Aust. and enlisted at Frasers Hill, Queensland, 4 May 1916. He embarked from Brisbane on board HMAT A36 Boonah, 21 Oct. 1916 and served in France and Belgium with the 42nd Battalion. He was wounded in action, 4 Oct. 1917 and died of wounds, 6 Oct. 1917
  • Scope and Content
    Diary kept while Greig was a member of the 42nd Battalion, A.I.F. Includes description of voyage from Australia to Plymouth on troopship Boonah, 21 Oct. 1916 - 10 Jan. 1917.
  • Source
    Presented by Clara J. Greig, 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:: assignee of Malcolm Murray Alexander Greig
    Research & study copies allowed:
    Approval for publication required:
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder
  • General note

    Copied from the original by Clara Greig
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1233836
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