Manuscripts, oral history and pictures catalogue
Adlib Internet Server 5

Details



Print
872466
  • Title
    Moon war diary, 30 October 1916-19 March 1919 / Eric Moon
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 2930
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    30 October 1916-19 March 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    872466
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Private Eric Moon, a fitter's labourer of Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, enlisted aged 21 on 30 Oct. 1916 in D Company, 19th Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces and embarked from Sydney on board A29 Suevic, 11 Nov. 1916. He served in France and Belgium 20 Apr. 1917-Sept. 1918. He was gassed and sent to England to convalesce. He returned to Australia on HT Delta, arriving in Sydney 19 Mar. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    Describes his voyages to and from England and gives a very brief outline of his experiences. The diary is a copy of his original.
  • Source
    Purchased from R. Moon, 1919 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<br>
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Digital order no:Album ID : 997896
  • Conservation note

    Requires rehousing.
  • Name
  • Subject
  • Open Rosetta viewer

View Media Files

2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.
11.
12.
13.
14.
15.
16.
17.
18.
19.
20.
21.
22.
23.
24.
25.
26.
27.
28.
29.
30.
31.
32.
33.
34.
35.
36.
37.
38.
39.
40.
41.
42.
43.
44.
45.
46.
47.
48.
49.
50.
51.
52.
53.
54.
55.
56.
57.
58.
59.
60.
61.
62.
63.
64.
65.
66.
67.
68.
69.
70.
71.
72.
73.
74.
75.
76.
77.
78.
79.
80.
81.
82.
83.
84.
85.
86.
87.
88.
89.
90.
91.
92.
93.
94.
95.
96.
97.
98.
99.
100.
101.
102.
103.
104.
105.
106.
107.
108.
109.
110.
111.
112.
113.
114.
115.
116.
117.
118.
119.
120.
121.
122.
123.
124.
125.
126.
127.
128.
129.
130.
131.
132.
133.
134.
135.
136.
137.
138.
139.
140.
141.
142.
143.
144.
145.
146.
147.
148.
149.
150.
151.
152.
153.
154.
155.
156.
157.
158.
159.
160.

Share this result by email