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
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
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.