McGrigor, A M (Lieutenant, Gloucestershire Imperial Yeomanry, British Army)

Unit British Army
Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number 3DRL/4152
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 2 cm
Object type Diary, Typescript
Maker McGrigor, Alexander Muir
Date made 1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/001/004
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Diary, typed and bound, kept by Lieut McGrigor, covering the campaign on Gallipoli, the evacuation, his own service in the holding forces at Helles and his return to Alexandria. Entries cover 14 September 1915 to 21 January 1916. Signature of Field Marshall Lord Birdwood on front fly sheet.