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872457
  • Title
    Morrison diaries, 13 October 1917-8 September 1919 / J. E. Morrison
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    13 October 1917-8 September 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    872457
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    J. E. Morrison was an officer on board H.M.A.T. Indarra (C810). Requisitioned by the Admiralty, the 9,735 ton Indarra was taken over in Port Jackson on 20 Oct. 1917 and in April 1918 she joined a convoy of fast ships formed for the purpose of rushing reinforcements to the Western Front from Egypt to France. The Indarra was returned to her owners, the Australasian United Steam Navigation Company on 24 Sept. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    J. E. Morrison diary, 13 October 1917-29 October 1918

    ITEM 02
    J. E. Morrison diary, 29 October 1918-8 September 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from J. E. Morrison 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
    Microfilm copy available at CY 4919, frames 1 - 171
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