Typescript copy of diary entries of Percy Wellesley Chapman, 26 July 1916 to 9 March 1917

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Accession Number AWM2016.30.62
Collection number 1DRL/0198
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 21 Image/s captured
Maker Chapman, Percy Wellesley
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, France, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1916-1917; 1927
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Description

Diary entries relating to the First World War service of Percy Wellesley Chapman, These descriptive entries date from 26 July 1916 to 9 March 1917. In these entries, Chapman describes time spent serving on the Western Front in France, including conditions behind the lines, dugouts, the destruction of French villages, and training in an old convent. This transcript was made by the Australian War Memorial in 1927.