Manuscripts, oral history and pictures catalogue
Adlib Internet Server 5

Details



Print
897532
  • Title
    Terence Ward Garling letters, 1914-1918, with related papers, 1918-1929
  • Creator
  • Level of description
    Collection
  • Date

    1914-1929
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    897532
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2013
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (2 volumes) - manuscript, printed, newscuttings
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    Terence Ward Garling of Longueville, New South Wales applied for a commission in the A.I.F. at the age of 20, Sept. 1914 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914. He served as a gunner with the Australian Field Artillery, Divisional Ammunition Column Section 1 in Gallipoli, Egypt and France and was promoted to Captain, Mar. 1916 and Major, May 1917. He was wounded in action (gassed), 26 Sept. 1917 and was killed while in action with the 37th Battery in Dernancourt, France on the Somme River, 5 Apr. 1918, aged 24
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Terence Ward Garling letters, and related papers, 1914-1929

    ITEM 02
    Index to Terence Ward Garling letters, ca. 1914-1929
  • Source
    Presented by R.W. Garling, 1978
  • General note

    A letter from Terence Garling with notes written by his father William Mylam Nicholas Garling is included in the volume "Letters written on active service, A-L, 1914-1919", located at A 2660.
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I letters
    Microfilm : CY 2955, frames 1 - 506
  • Name
  • Subject
  • Browse collection hierarchy
  • Manuscript Index
  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • U
  • V
  • W
  • X
  • Y
  • Z

Share this result by email