Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, [1917

Accession Number RCDIG0000473
Parent Collection ID PR03193
Collection type Digitised Collection
Title Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, [1917
Item count 25
Object types Diary
Maker Knuckey, Verner Gladders
Date made Unknown
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Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The original diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 3 September 1917 and 22 November 1917. It describes his experiences training in England, sightseeing in Newcastle, his journey to France and the heroism of a number of pilots during the period prior to the Battle of Cambrai. In this transcript, the dates are recorded erroneously as September to November 1916.