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862928
  • Title
    Darchy war diaries, 16 June 1917-9 May 1919 / Thomas Darchy
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    16 June 1917-9 May 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    862928
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2013
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Thomas Darchy, station manager of Alma, Rowena, New South Wales was born in Wentworth, New South Wales. He was 36 years old when he enlisted on 18 Jan. 1917, and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A72 Beltana, 16 June 1917. He served as a corporal with the 1st Pioneer Battalion, 11th Reinforcement. He was wounded in action in France, 18 Sept. 1918 and returned to Sydney on 9 May 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    T. Darchy war diary, 16 June 1917-21 January 1918

    ITEM 02
    T. Darchy war diary, 22 January- 16 June 1918

    ITEM 03
    T. Darchy war diary, 17 June - 9 July 1918; 10 April - 9 May 1919

    ITEM 04
    T. Darchy war diary, 9 July-18 September 1918

    ITEM 05
    T. Darchy war diary, 1 October 1918-9 April 1919

    ITEM 06
    T. Darchy war narrative, 16 June 1917-20 August 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
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder
  • General note

    Microfilm copy available at CY 4215, frames 1-309
    Digitised from the microfilm copy in 2010
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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