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862206
  • Title
    Clarke war diaries, 17 November 1915-14 December 1916 / Eric Roy Clarke
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    17 November 1915-14 December 1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    862206
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4953, frames 1-364
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (3 volumes)
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Eric Roy Clarke, clerk of Fairfield, New South Wales enlisted aged 22 years and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A34 Persic, 18 Nov. 1915 to serve as Company Sergeant Major in Australian Army Service Corps, 4th Divisional Train. He served in Egypt 21 Dec. 1915-June 1916 and in France 12 June 1916-Nov. 1916. He was wounded on 23 Nov. 1916 and was sent to England arriving there 12 Dec. 1916. He returned to Australia on hospital ship Kanowna, 15 July 1917
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Eric Clarke war diary, 17 November 1915-19 May 1916

    ITEM 02
    Eric Clarke war diary, 20 May 1916-13 August 1916

    ITEM 03
    Eric Clarke war diary, 15 August 1916-14 December 1916
  • Source
    Purchased from E. R. Clarke 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

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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