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863031
  • Title
    Gill war diaries, 8 August 1915-15 February 1919 / G. T. Gill
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    8 August 1915-15 February 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    863031
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 4974, frames 1-280
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    George Thomasson Gill, photographer of Rockhampton, Queensland enlisted aged 29 years, 29 July 1915 and embarked from Sydney, NSW on board HMAT A14 Euripides, 2 Nov. 1915. He served with the 6th, 17th and 55th battalions in northern France and Belgium from June 1916-Sept. 1918. He was commended for gallant action in June 1917, wounded in action 1 Sept. 1918 and invalided to England. He returned to Australia on the Takada 11 Feb. 1919 and was discharged 2 May 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    George Thomasson Gill diary, 8 August 1915-28 June 1917

    ITEM 02
    George Thomasson Gill diary, 7 October 1917-15 February 1919

    ITEM 03
    George Thomasson Gill military notes, ca. 1915-1919
  • Source
    Purchased from G. T. Gill 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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