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422492
  • Title
    Gibson diaries, 17 November 1914-6 March 1916 / Hunter Gibson
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    17 November 1914-6 March 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422492
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Hunter Gibson, a clerk of Bundarra, New South Wales enlisted 17 Aug. 1914 and embarked from Sydney on board Transport A14 Euripides, 20 Oct. 1914. he served with the 4th Battalion, 1st Division A.I.F., later being transferred to 1st Australian Light Trench Mortar Battery. He trained in Egypt and landed at Gallipoli in Apr. 1915 where he was wounded and sent back to Egypt. He returned to Gallipoli and in Aug. 1915 was invalided back to Egypt, and later served in France and returned to Australia in Dec. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Hunter Gibson diary, 17 November 1914-March 1915

    ITEM 02
    Hunter Gibson diary, March 1915 – March 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from Hunter Gibson 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
    Microfilm : CY 4874, frames 1 - 80
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