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
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.