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423174
  • Title
    Alcock diary and reminiscences of experiences in the first World War, 1917-1919 / Thomas H. Alcock
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1917-1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    423174
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Thomas Henry Alcock, clerk of Waverley, Sydney, N.S.W., was born in Dulwich Hill, Sydney and enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces aged 25, 7 Oct. 1915. He embarked from Sydney on board HMAT Makarini, 1 April 1916 and served with the 3rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement in Egypt, 1916, France and Belgium, 1916-1917. After being wounded in Nov. 1917 he was a patient in military hospitals in France and England until returning to Australia 18 Jan. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Thomas Alcock diary, 13 August-2 November 1917

    ITEM 02
    Thomas Alcock war narrative, 28 July 1915-1917

    ITEM 03
    Thomas Alcock war narrative, 1917-February 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from F.H. Alcock, 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
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Copyright holder:: 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 : CY 4955, frames 1 - 248
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