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422904
  • Title
    Burgess diaries, 3 September 1914-15 December 1918 / Joseph George Burgess
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    3 September 1914-15 December 1918
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422904
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    (4") box
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Lance Corporal J. G. Burgess, tram conductor of Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales was born in St Arnaud, Victoria and enlisted in Sydney at the age of 27, 8 Sept. 1914. He embarked on board Transport A29 Suevic, 21 Dec. 1914 and served with the 6th Regiment, Australian Light Horse, B Squadron at Gallipoli and in the desert campaign against the Turks in Egypt and Palestine. He returned to Australia on Port Darwin, 15 Nov. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Joseph George Burgess war diary, 3 September 1914-11 February 1915

    ITEM 02
    Joseph George Burgess war diary, 20 February 1915-1 January 1916

    ITEM 03
    Joseph George Burgess war diary, 1 January 1916-4 February 1917

    ITEM 04
    Joseph George Burgess war diary, 5 February 1917-1 January 1918

    ITEM 05
    Joseph George Burgess war diary, 3 January-15 December 1918
  • Source
    Purchased from J.G. Burgess, 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:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: May be copied for reference and publication
    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 located at: CY 4947, frames 1 - 556
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