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  • Title
    Hardy diaries, 9 October 1915-26 November 1917 / William Daniel Hardy
  • Creator
  • Level of description
  • Date

    9 October 1915-26 November 1917
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript

    William Daniel Hardy, a junior railway porter of Thirroul, New South Wales was born in Bathurst and enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces on 9 Oct. 1915 at the age of nineteen. He embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A61 Kanowna, 29 March 1916 and served in the 4th Field Ambulance of the Army Medical Corps in Egypt, France and Belgium. He transferred to the Second Australian General Hospital 24 Feb. 1917. He was invalided back to Australia on HMAT A29 Suevic, arriving in Sydney 20 Nov. 1917
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    William Daniel Hardy diary, 9 October 1915-31 December 1916

    ITEM 02
    William Daniel Hardy diary, 1 January-26 November 1917
  • Source
    Purchased from W. D. Hardy, 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
    Copyright holder:: State Library of New South Wales
    Rights and Restrictions Information:: May be copied for reference and publication
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • Finding Aids
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm located at CY 4635, frames 1 - 150
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