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872458
  • Title
    Thomas Denholm Munro war diaries, 3 January 1916-3 March 1919
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    3 January 1916-3 March 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    872458
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2013
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Thomas Denholm Munro, a draughtsman of Malvern, Victoria was born in Argyle, Scotland and enlisted at Prahran, Victoria on 5 May 1916 at the age of 24. He embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A30 Borda, 20 Oct. 1916 and served with the 6th Field Artillery Brigade in France and Belgium 20 Mar. 1917-13 Aug. 1918, working as a driver with mule teams, taking munitions to firing lines under heavy shell fire, bombs and gas. He was wounded in action in France, 11 Aug. 1918 and returned to Australia on the Nestor, 12 Dec. 1918
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Thomas D. Munro war diary, 3 January 1916-8 January 1917

    ITEM 02
    Thomas D. Munro war diary, 8 January 1917-1 January 1918

    ITEM 03
    Thomas D. Munro war diary, 1 January 1918-1 January 1919

    ITEM 04
    Thomas D. Munro war diary, 20 October 1916-5 February 1917

    ITEM 05
    Thomas D. Munro war diary, 5 February 1917-13 July 1918

    ITEM 06
    Thomas D. Munro war narrative, 18 July 1918-3 March 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from T. D. Munro
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm copy available at CY 4938, frames 1 - 526
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