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422906
  • Title
    Hyman diaries and papers, 22 August 1914 - 13 December 1915 / Arthur Wellesley Hyman
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1914-1918
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    422906
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4962, frames 167-722
  • Physical Description
    (2") box
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Arthur Wellesley Hyman, solicitor of Martin Place, Sydney enlisted 12 Sept. 1914 aged 34 years and embarked on the Themistocles in Sydney, 21 Dec. 1914. He served as a major in the 2nd Australian Light Horse Brigade in the Middle East and France and on the staff of the Fourth Australian Division and was awarded an OBE for his services, and later attained the rank of Colonel with the Army Legal Corps.
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Arthur Wellesley Hyman diary, 22 August 1914-8 May 1915

    ITEM 02
    Arthur Wellesley Hyman diary, 10 May-31 December 1915

    ITEM 03
    Arthur Wellesley Hyman message book, 1915

    ITEM 04
    Arthur Wellesley Hyman papers, 1915-1918
  • Source
    Purchased from A. W. Hyman, 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
  • General note

    Another accession of Arthur Hyman's papers is located at MLMSS 104
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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