Diary for Frederick Harold Tubb, 1917

Accession Number RCDIG0000286
Collection number PR04808
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 63 Image/s captured
Maker Tubb, Frederick Harold
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Albert Combles Area, Fricourt, France: Picardie, Somme, Albert Combles Area, Mametz
Date made 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

Diary relating to the First World War service of Major Frederick Harold Tubb VC, 7th Battalion. The diary was written by Frederick Tubb between 1 January and 13 July 1917. In the diary, Tubb recounts his experiences in the trenches in France, the continuous bombardment, effectiveness of aerial attack, time on leave in Britain and comments on the results of the conscription plebiscite in Australia.