Skip to navigation

Collection number AWM38 3DRL 606
ID number RCDIG1066752
Title AWM38 3DRL 606 - Diaries, Notebooks and Folders
Record type Sub-series
Collection Digitised Collection
Object type Official Record
Image use Copy provided for personal non-commercial use, permission from copyright holder must be sought for commercial use
Information

Navigation

Diaries

AWM38 3DRL 606 - Diaries, Notebooks and Folders

Notebooks

AWM38 3DRL 606 - Diaries, Notebooks and Folders

Folders

  • Comprise copies of enclosures to earlier diaries and includes copies of correspondence, typed diary entries for August-November 1918, maps, reports from "The Times Weekly Edition" and 1918 notes by F M Cutlack.

  • Comprise copies of enclosures to earlier diaries, 1916 letters from Sir Keith Murdock, H C Smart and Mrs E H Burgess, and typed notes from interviews and despatches.

  • Comprise copies of enclosures to earlier diaries, such as maps, sketches, cuttings and a 1917 letter on the Gallipoli evacuation.

  • Includes references to Bellicourt tunnel.

  • Includes references to the 51st Battalion and 13th Infantry Brigade.

  • Comprises typed copies of items 3DRL 606/192/1 - 3DRL 606/205/1.

  • Comprises typed copies of items 3DRL 606/206/1 - 3DRL 606/215/1.

  • Comprises typed copies of items 3DRL 606/216/1 - 3DRL 606/225/1.

  • Comprise copies of reports, maps and sketches occurring as attachments to earlier notebooks.

  • Comprises typed copies of items 3DRL 606 ITEM 229 [1] - 3DRL 606 ITEM 231 [1].

  • Not scanned - comprises typed copies of items 3DRL 606/233/1 - 3DRL 606/234/1.

  • Includes typed and indexed copies of Sir George Pearce's correspondence comprising mainly letters from Sir William Bridges, Sir Alexander Godley and Lord Birdwood.

  • Documents Lord Birdwood's evidence to the Dardanelles Commission on 6 March 1917 (comprises paragraphs 21221-21511 of the evidence).

  • Comprises correspondence, cuttings and other papers regarding Fromelles; includes notes by Bean and Brig Gen H E Elliott.

  • Duplicates some information in item 3DRL 606/243A/1; correspondents include Maj A W Murdoch, Col F W Toll and other participants in the Fromelles attack.

  • Comprises correspondence, notes, diagrams and other papers regarding Pozieres and includes letters from Brig Arthur Blackburn VC and Brig Gen R L Leane.

  • Comprises typescript copy of diary of Capt E J Rule and letter from Newton Wanliss, 1925.

  • Includes copies of records, correspondence, extracts from personal diaries of Pte J S Bartley, Spr A H Edmonds and Sgt A L De Vine and notes by Bean and A W Bazley on the Somme winter; correspondents include Lt Col W T R Cheeseman and Capt T C ...

  • Includes maps, cuttings, correspondence and extracts from diary of Pte W D Gallwey on first battle of Bullecourt; correspondents include Sir Brudenell White, Capt D S Aarons, Brig Gen H E Elliott and Newton Wanliss.

  • Includes cuttings, correspondence, maps and extracts from records relating to the 3rd Division in France and the battle of Messines; contains references to Capt R C Grieve VC, Lt W G Fisher and Capt O H Woodward MC.

  • Includes a variety of notes and correspondence relating to the third battle of Ypres, 1917.

  • Comprises various papers on events of November 1917 - March 1918, including extracts of diaries of Pte J S Vartley, Sgt A L De Vine and letters by Capt F P Bethune.

  • Comprises various papers on the German offensive of March-April 1918, including notes by Bean and letters by Lt Col G F G Wieck and Brig Gen R L Leane.

  • Comprises various papers on Hazebrouck, including notes by Bean and A W Bazley, letters by Lt Col W D Joynt VC, and extracts from the diary of Pte H G Hartnett.

  • Covers 1918 fighting and includes articles, reviews, maps and notes by Bean and A W Bazley.

  • Covers the third battle of Ypres, 1917 and includes copies of records, maps, extracts from diaries of Pte H G Hartnett and Lt W G Fisher and letters by J L Treloar, T H E Heyes and Prof L F Giblin.

  • Covers mainly aspects of AIF Headquarters Intermediate Base and includes notes and copies of reports and letters by Sir Robert Anderson, Maj Gen V C M Sellheim, Sir Brudenell White and Maj Gen J G Legge.

  • Covers recruiting, the reorganization of the AIF in Egypt in 1916, the Suez Canal defences and the march to Moascar; includes notes by Bean and cuttings and letters from W A Newman, A J Withers, Sir Brudenell White, Maj Gen H E Elliott, Sir ...

  • Covers recruiting, reinforcements and the 3rd and 6th Divisions; includes notes by Bean, A W Bazley and T W Heney, statistics, extracts from records or cables and extracts from letters by Sir John Monash and Sir Robert Anderson.

  • Covers the RAN and wartime events in New Guinea; includes Bean's notes and letters to him from correspondents such as Sir Robert Garran, Cmdr R G Bowen and Lt Cmdr O W Gillam.

  • Covers Dunsterforce, units in Mesopotamia and AIF nurses in India and includes nominal rolls, diagrams, extracts from official records and letters by E K Burke and Matron O E Davies.

  • Covers the German withdrawal in 1917 and includes notes, maps, extracts from official records, reports by Sir John Gellibrand and many letters by Brig Gen H E Elliott.

  • Comprises Bean's and A W Bazley's correspondence with Brig Gen H E Elliott, mostly dated 1929; includes copies of some letters to Elliott from Sir Brudenell White and Sir John Monash.

  • Covers various subjects, including the origins of the war and wartime propaganda, and includes Bean's notes, cuttings, speeches (eg by W M Hughes) and letters from Sir Brudenell White and J L Treloar.

  • Covers Fleurbaix and Armentieres, 1916 and includes notes by Bean, cuttings and letters from J L Treloar to A W Bazley.

  • Covers the RAN reserves, the WOLF , the SYDNEY - EMDEN engagement and the submarine, "AE1"; includes Bean's notes, cuttings and letters from W A Newman, Arthur C Newton, Cmdr C A Parker and Cmdr R C Garcia.

  • Covers the merchant navy includes cuttings, lists of ships, an interview with Capt J Sim (SS WAROLDA) and information on SS AUSTRALBROOK (ex STRATHERK).

  • Comprises annotated typescript report on operations of the 15th Brigade at Peronne, September 1918 by Brig Gen H E Elliott.

  • Comprises extracts of telegrams ships, logs and other naval records from the Committee of Imperial Defence relating to the SYDNEY - EMDEN engagement and the Dardanelles, 1915.

  • Relates largely to the military postal service and includes cuttings, letters to Bean from Maj Gen V C M Sellheim and two copies of Maj C S Cunningham's history of the AIF postal service.

  • Covers the 1919 Paris Peace Conference and the Reparations Commission and includes notes by Bean, cables between W M Hughes and W A Watt and letters from Sir John Latham and Clement Jones.

  • Comprises maps, diagrams, notes, journal articles and correspondence relating to the death of Baron von Richthofen.

  • Comprises maps, diagrams, notes, journal articles and correspondence relating to the death of Baron von Richthofen.

  • Comprises maps, diagrams, notes, journal articles and correspondence relating to the death of Baron von Richthofen.

  • Covers Lagnicourt and second Bullecourt and includes extracts from official records, notes and Bean's correspondence with A W Bazley, Sir John Gellibrand and Capt R V Moon VC.

  • Covers the 4th Division at Messines and includes notes by Bean and A W Bazley, correspondence, extracts of official records and extracts from Pte W D Gallwey's diary.

  • Covers fighting at Villers-Bretonneux and Monument Wood, April-July 1918 and includes notes by Bean and A W Bazley, cuttings, note by Brig Gen G W Grogan and comments on the British history by 51st Battalion officers.

  • Covers fighting from August to October 1918 and includes Bean's notes, cuttings, sketches, extracts from diary of Pte J S Bartley and correspondence.

  • Covers the breaking of the Hindenburg Line and includes notes, sketches, cuttings, material on the "corpse factory" and letters by Maj Gen E Tivey and others.

  • Covers demobilization and the W M Hughes - Sir John Monash controversy relating to mutinies and the relief of Australian units; includes Bean's notes, cuttings, extracts of official records and records of Bean's conversations with W M Hughes in ...

  • Covers the fighting in May-June 1918 and includes notes by Bean and F M Cutlack, letters to "Reveille" and A W Bazley and references to Sgt W E Brown VC, Capt A C Borella VC and Sgt T L Axford VC.

  • Covers assessments of Sir John Monash, Sir William Glasgow, Brig Gen H E Elliott and Brig Gen J Heane; includes letters to Bean and the editor of "Reveille" from men who served with or under them.

  • Comprises Bean's and A W Bazley's correspondence with J L Treloar, Sir John Monash and others, relating to the qualities of the AIF soldier.

  • Comprises notes by Bean and A W Bazley on the Australian artillery in the August 1918 offensives.

  • Covers various naval subjects and includes correspondence between Bean and Count von Luckner and statistics regarding Australian Naval College cadets.

  • Contains notes by A W Bazley on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Division Artillery in 1918, including the Australian Heavy Trench Mortar Batteries, and extracts from official records.

  • Contains notes by A W Bazley on the 4th and 5th Division Artillery and extracts from official records.

  • Covers engineer and pioneer units, 1918 and contains notes by A W Bazley and extracts from official records.

  • Relates to events of August 1918 and contains notes, correspondence and extracts from official records.

  • Contains a few papers on the AIF education scheme, including some correspondence between Bean and Bishop G M Long of Bathurst.

AWM38 3DRL 606 - Diaries, Notebooks and Folders