Diary of John Axtens, 18 August 1914-12 November 1914

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Accession Number RCDIG0000239
Collection number 2DRL/0308
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 20 Image/s captured
Maker Axtens, John William
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1914
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Diary relating to First World War service of 37 Private John William Axtens, AN&MEF. This diary covers the period from 18 August 1914 to12 November 1914 and describes training and the constant preparations for war, including the arrival of the AE2.