Mackie, George Norman, MSM (Warrant Officer)

Unit 27th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number 1DRL/0450
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 3 cms
Object type Letters, Diary
Maker Mackie, George Norman
Place made At sea, Belgium, Egypt, France, Greece: Aegean Islands, Lemnos
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/5/109
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of 1948 Warrant Officer George Norman Mackie MSM, 27 Battalion and 7 Infantry Brigade HQ, at sea, Egypt, Lemnos, France, 1915-1918. Collection consists of seventy-five letters written by W/O Mackie to family members in Australia, and a diary kept by W/O Mackie between 16 August 1915 and 9 June 1916. Collection also includes one letter from 3050 Driver [later Staff Sergeant] Edward Clough, 2 Field Artillery Brigade, written to Mrs. E. Mackie, 10 February 1918, and a leaflet advertising The Star restaurant in Alexandria.

Note: This collection was previously attributed to 11873 Bombardier Norman Mackie, of Melbourne. However, further research has established that the letters and the diary in this collection were written by 1948 Warrant Officer George Norman Mackie MSM.