|Unit||5th Australian Machine Gun Company|
|Collection type||Private Record|
|Object type||Diary, Papers, Typescript|
Dakin, Clarence Herbert
|Place made||France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM315 419/036/007|
First World War, 1914-1918
Dakin, Clarence Herbert (Lieutenant, b.1894 - d.1917)
Collection relating to the First World War service of 1187 Lieutenant Clarence Herbert Dakin, 5th Machine Gun Company, France. Collection consists of five detailed diaries covering service in Gallipoli and France. The last entry in the diary is dated three days before Dakin was killed in action on 15 April 1917 in France.
- Loose page diary of Clarence Herbert Dakin, 15 August 1915 - 12 March 1916.
- Diary of Clarence Herbert Dakin, 17 March 1916 - 18 May 1916
- Diary of Clarence Herbert Dakin, 20 May 1916 - 12 December 1916
- Diary of Clarence Herbert Dakin, 18 December 1916 - 12 April 1917
- Transcript of Clarence Herbert Dakin's four diaries, 15 August 1915 - 12 April 1917