Murphy, George Francis, DSO and bar (Lieutenant Colonel, b.1883 - d.1962)

Unit 18th Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Accession Number 1DRL/0528
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Diary
Maker Murphy, George Francis
Place made Greece: Aegean Islands, Lemnos, Mudros, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of Lieutenant Colonel George Francis Murphy, DSO, 18 Battalion, Gallipoli, 1915. Collection consists of part of a diary kept by Lieutenant Colonel Murphy during World War 1. The daily entries in this portion cover the period 1 November 1915 to 31 December 1915, when Murphy was on Gallipoli with the 18th Battalion.