Gee, Richard Stewart, DSO VD (Lieutenant Colonel, 9th Bty AFA)

Unit 9th Australian Field Artillery Battery
Places
Accession Number 3DRL/0895
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 4 ITEMS
Object type Diary, Letters, Typescript
Maker Gee, Richard Stewart
Date made 1914-1919; 1943
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/037/001
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Lt Col Richard Stewart Gee, 9th Battery, Australian Field Artillery. Collection consists of a typed version of personal diary kept by Lt Col Gee from 4 August 1914 until the end of hostilities. It is a very detailed daily account in both the personal and military sense. Also included is a letter written by Flight Officer Richard Henry Gee to his father (Richard Stewart Gee), regarding flights over Germany and Italy, 1943.