Series 3: First World War Papers, 1914-1918

Accession Number RCDIG0000572
Collection number 3DRL/2316
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Series
Item count 5780
Object type Papers
Maker Monash, John
Place made Egypt, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1914-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

This series consists of papers relating to the First World War service of General Sir John Monash. The folders, originally bound together as 23 books, were organised by Monash and other family members and are arranged chronologically. The files include official war records, published material, correspondence, messages and signals, war diary fragments, military orders, personal letters, photographs, postcards, and a large collection of concert and theatre programmes.