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423420
  • Title
    Irwin war diary, February 1916-January 1918, 1919 / James P. Irwin
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 1992
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    February 1916-January 1918, 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    423420
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2013
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 volume) - Typescript with manuscript corrections
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Signaller James Purser Irwin, warehouseman of Harkway, Victoria enlisted 20 Jan. 1916 aged 20 years and embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire, 3 July 1916. He served with the 21st Battalion in France, was hospitalised with trench fever, June 1917 and invalided to Australia on HT Pakeha 22 Oct. 1917
  • Scope and Content
    Describes voyage to England on the troopship Ayreshire, training at Salisbury Plains, service in France, Nov. 1916-1917, experiences in hospitals in France and England, return voyage to Melbourne on the Pakeha
  • Source
    Presented by J. Irwin, 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<br>
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: May be copied for reference and publication<br>
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Digital order no:Album ID : 997869
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