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879331
  • Title
    Wiltshire diaries, 1 August 1915-11 September 1919 / Aubrey Roy Liddon Wiltshire
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1 August 1915-11 September 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    879331
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2011
  • Physical Description
    0.50 metres of textual material (2 boxes)
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    A.R.L. Wiltshire, bank officer of Melbourne, Victoria served with the 22nd Battalion, D Company, A.I.F. He was 24 years old when he embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board H.M.A.T. Ulysses A38 on 10 May 1915. He was promoted to captain in May 1916, major in October 1916, and lieutenant-colonel in June 1917. Wiltshire was wounded while in charge of 'C' Company at Pozieres on 26 July 1916. He was awarded the Military Cross on 4 Jan. 1917, the Distinguished Service Order on 4 June 1918, and was created a Companion of St Michael and St George on 3 June 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 1-26 August 1915

    ITEM 02
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 27 August-28 September 1915

    ITEM 03
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 28 September-11 December 1915

    ITEM 04
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 12 December 1915-16 March 1916

    ITEM 05
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 17 March-8 July 1916

    ITEM 06
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 8-26 July 1916

    ITEM 07
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 26 July-11 September 1916

    ITEM 08
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 12 September-20 December 1916

    ITEM 09
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 21 December 1916- 28 February 1917

    ITEM 10
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 1 March-11 April 1917

    ITEM 11
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 12 April-11 May 1917

    ITEM 12
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 12 May-20 July 1917

    ITEM 13
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 21 July-19 September 1917

    ITEM 14
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 20 September-15 October 1917

    ITEM 15
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 16 October-21 November 1917

    ITEM 16
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 22 November 1917-28 January 1918

    ITEM 17
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 22 November 1917-28 January 1918

    ITEM 18
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 23 March-24 April 1918

    ITEM 19
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 25 April-30 May 1918

    ITEM 20
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 31 May-15 July 1918

    ITEM 21
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 16 July-27 August 1918

    ITEM 22
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 23 August-30 October 1918

    ITEM 23
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 31 October-22 December 1918

    ITEM 24
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 23 December 1918-10 March 1919

    ITEM 25
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 11 March-6 June 1919

    ITEM 26
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 7 June-11 September 1919

    ITEM 27
    A.R.L. Wiltshire diary, 27 August-28 September 1915
  • Source
    Presented by A.R.L. Wiltshire in 1939 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
    Copyright holder:: assignee of A.R.L. Wiltshire
    Approval for publication required:
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder
  • General note

    Microfilm available at CY 4900 (2,436 frames)
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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