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  • Title
    Monk war diaries, 11 November 1916-12 November 1919 / Cecil George Monk
  • Creator
  • Level of description
  • Date

    11 November 1916-12 November 1919
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised : 2014
  • Physical Description
    0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript

    Private C. G. Monk, a farm hand of Erskineville, Sydney enlisted aged 22 years and embarked on board HMAT A29 Suevic, 11 November 1916 with reinforcements for the 54th Infantry Battalion, A.I.F. He trained in England and served in France, transferring to the 2nd Machine Gun Battalion in 1918. He was hospitalised in France with trench fever, Oct. 1917 and returned to Sydney on the Mahana, 12 Nov. 1919
  • Scope and Content
    ITEM 01
    Cecil George Monk diary, 11 November 1916-2 November 1917

    ITEM 02
    Cecil George Monk diary, 11 November 1916-2 Nov. 1919

    ITEM 03
    Cecil George Monk narrative, 11 Nov. 1916-12 Nov. 1919
  • Source
    Purchased from C. Monk, 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
  • 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
  • General note

    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries
    Microfilm located at CY 4917, frames 510 - 637
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