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442877
  • Title
    Nash diary and miscellaneous papers, 1915-1916 / John Brady Nash
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 2932
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1 January 1915 - 31 December 1915
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    442877
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4939, frames 1 - 162
  • Physical Description
    0.06 metres of textual material - manuscript, printed
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Lieutenant-Colonel John Brady Nash, was a surgeon of Macquarie Street, Sydney and parliamentarian, being a member of the NSW Legislative Council from 1900-1925. He applied for a commission in No. 2 General Hospital, Australian Army Medical Corps, aged 57 years on 12 Nov. 1914 and embarked from Sydney on board Transport A55 Kyarra, 28 Nov. 1914.
    He served from 1914 to 1915, arriving in Alexandria 14 Jan. 1915 and returning to Australia on HT Themistocles, 30 Dec. 1915
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    John Brady Nash diary, 1 January-30 December 1915

    ITEM 02
    John Brady Nash diary notes and anecdotes, 1915-1916

    ITEM 03
    John Brady Nash miscellaneous papers, 1915
  • Source
    Source unknown 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 was listed on PICMAN in 2005 as part of the Sesquicentenary of Responsible Government in NSW 1856-2006 Project.
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Other papers are held at MLMSS 245
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