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846748
  • Title
    Palmer war diary, 8 Dec. 1915-17 April 1919 / Joseph Adams Palmer
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 2938
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    8 Dec. 1915-17 April 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    846748
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 volume) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Joseph Adams Palmer, a butcher of Raymond Terrace, N.S.W. enlisted aged 18 at West Maitland 8 December 1915 and served with the 34th Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces in France. He was wounded 10 March 1917 and gassed 17 April 1918. He returned to Sydney 25 February 1919 and was discharged 17 April 1919
  • Scope and Content
    Describes voyage to England on the S.S. Hororata May-June 1916, front line action and battalion movements in France Nov. 1916-Apr. 1918 with recuperation periods in England after being wounded and gassed, and return voyage to Sydney on the S.S. Orsova, Jan-Feb 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from J. A. Palmer, 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
    Microfilm copy available at CY 1909, frames 1 - 46
    Digital order no:Album ID : 904838
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