Alwyne, Charles (Lance Sergeant, 2nd Bn)

Unit 2nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number 3DRL/3854
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 ITEM
Object type Diary
Maker Alwyne, Charles
Date made 1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/107/007
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

NOMINAL ROLL OF B COY 2ND BN IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER. DIARY DESCRIBING THE LANDING ON GALLIPOLI AND CONDITIONS ON THE PENINSULA. MENTIONS SENTRIES BEING SENTENCED TO DEATH AFTER FALLING ASLEEP AT THEIR POSTS. COMPLAINS OF OFFICERS LIVING WELL. VERY DETAILED ACCOUNT FOR 24 APR - 20 MAY 1915