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423207
  • Title
    Britton war diaries and field messages, 8 September 1916-19 February 1919 / C. J. Britton
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    8 September 1916-19 February 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    423207
  • Physical Description
    (2") box
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Signaller Charles James Britton, a Public Works Department assistant tester of Narrandera, New South Wales was born in Walgett, New South Wales and was 37 years when he enlisted in Sydney, 9 Sept. 1916. He embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A68 Anchises, 24 Jan. 1917 and served with the 33rd, 35th and 36th Battalions, A.I.F. in France and Belgium. He returned to Australia on the Themistocles, 12 June 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Charles Britton war diary, 8 September 1916-13 October 1917

    ITEM 02
    Charles Britton war diary, 17 October 1917-8 April 1918

    ITEM 03
    Charles Britton war diary, 8 April-14 August 1918

    ITEM 04
    Charles Britton war diary, 13 August 1918-19 February 1919

    ITEM 05
    Charles Britton field messages, 29 September-2 October 1918
  • Source
    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

    This collection includes pictorial material. For location and description of this see Pic.Acc.1566 in Pic. Source File
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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