Ahern, Timothy Patrick (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1916)

Unit 54th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number 1DRL/0012
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Ahern, Timothy Patrick
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made c 1930
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/132
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to service of Lieutenant Timothy Patrick Ahern, 54 Battalion, Egypt and Gallipoli, 16 July 1915-20 June 1916. Collection includes typewritten extracts from diary describing the voyage to Gallipoli; delays in landing; artillery action; casualties, and Ahern's promotions to rank of lieutenant. Copies made c.1930. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Lieutenant Timothy Patrick Ahern, 54 Battalion, Australian Infantry. Killed in action, France, 19 July 1916. Age 22. Son of Timothy P and Minnie Ahern of 291 Clarke St., Northcote, Victoria.