Diary of a Soldier, France 1916, It May Interest You

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Accession Number MSS1998
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Manuscript
Maker Bickle, Margaret
Stork, Henry Wadds
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Typed manuscript detailing the First World War service of 5454 Private Henry Wadds Stork and his brother 5455 Private Richard Stork, who enlisted in 1916. The manuscript consists of a transcript of Henry's diary, supported by further documentation compiled by Henry's daughter, Margaret Bickle AO. The brothers both served with the 56 Battalion. Richard Stork was killed in action in 1916 and Henry was honourably discharged in 1918.