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  • Title
    Hutton war diaries, 1915-1918 / John Thomas Hutton
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  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2011
  • Physical Description
    0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript

    John Thomas (Jack) Hutton was a farmer from Carnsdale, New South Wales. He enlisted on 2 Oct. 1915 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A15 Star Of England, 8 Mar. 1916 at the age of 26. Hutton served with the 17th Battalion in Egypt in 1916 and France and Belgium, 1916-1918. After the signing of the armistice he was billeted for a time in France and returned 16 Dec. 1918 to England to work as a clerk in the Finance Department, returning to Australia on 25 September 1919. Jack Hutton also served in World War II. He died in Sydney in 1958
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    John Thomas Hutton war diary, 4 August 1915-31 December 1916

    ITEM 02
    John Thomas Hutton war diary, 1 January 1917-10 January 1918

    ITEM 03
    John Thomas Hutton war diary, 1 January 1918-31 December 1918
  • Source
    Purchased from J.T. Hutton, 1920 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

    Microfilm available at CY 4867
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
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