Short, George Robert VD (Lieut-Colonel : Quartermaster : b.1861 - d.1932)

Unit 17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number 3DRL/3467
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 7 items
Object type Diary, Typescript
Maker Short, George Robert
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/035/011
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition

Detailed diaries covering voyage to Egypt, service on Gallipoli, hospitalisation in Malta and England, further service in France and England, and return to Australia. Provides detailed comments on numerous issues, eg. soldier vote on conscription. Includes photographs, and an index at the front of each volume. Original diaries held at 2DRL/0201.