Personal Files Book 5, 6 May - 16 May 1915

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Accession Number RCDIG0000587
Collection number 3DRL/2316
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 108
Object type Papers
Physical description 123 Image/s captured
Maker Monash, John
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

File of papers relating to the First World War service of Colonel John Monash, 4th Infantry Brigade. This file, originally part of Book 5, covers 6 May to 16 May 1915 and includes messages exchanged by the 4th Brigade relating to operations on Gallipoli, particularly around Quinn's Post.
This file contains:
Memorandum sent by Lieutenant Colonel Chaytor, 6 May 1915;
Message from Major Tilney to 4th Brigade, 6 May 1915;
Message from Major Tilney to 4th Brigade, 6 May 1915;
Message from Major Tilney to 4th Brigade, 6 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to 4th Brigade HQ, 6 May 1915;
Message from New Zealand and Australian Division to 4th Brigade, 6 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G., ANZAC Cove to 4th Infantry Brigade, 6 May 1915;
List of bathing parties, 7 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to 4th Brigade HQ, 7 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Battalions, 7 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to 4th Brigade, 7 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G., ANZAC Cove to 4th Infantry Brigade, 7 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to No. 3 Section, 7 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G., ANZAC Cove to 4th Infantry Brigade. Message has been annotated on reverse by Captain Rose, 7 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Godfrey to Lieutenant Colonel Burnage, 7 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to No. 3 Section, 7 May 1915;
Report by Captain Quinn, 7 May 1915;
Message from Sir Godley to Division HQ, 7 May 1915;
Divisional Routine Orders by Sir Godley, 7 May 1915;
General Routine Orders by Sir Hamilton, 7 May 1915;
Correspondence between Royal Marines Brigade to O.C.s 4th Australian Infantry Brigade and No. 3 Section. Reverse has response from 4th Brigade, 8 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to 4th Infantry Brigade, [date unknown];
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to O.C. 15th Battalion, 8 May 1915;
Message from Division HQ to General Trotman, 8 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 8 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to General Trotman and Monash, 8 May 1915;
Map showing the position of Artillery on shore, 8 May 1915;
Message from Monash to Lieutenant Colonel Cannan, 9 May 1915;
Message from Monash to Lieutenant Colonel Burnage, 9 May 1915;
Message from Monash to Lieutenant Colonel Courtney, 9 May 1915;
Special Order of the Day from Deputy Adjutant General Woodward, 9 May 1915;
Message from Monash to G.O.C. 3 Section, 9 May 1915;
Written account by Major Carter of encounter with Turks at Quinn's Post, 9 May 1915;
Written account by Major Carter of defence of Quinn's Post from a sustained Turkish attack, 9 May 1915;
Notes on bombs and hand grenades in trench warfare, taken from a circular memorandum by G.O.C. 19th Infantry Brigade, [date unknown];
Message from 1st Infantry Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from Captain Eastwood to Lieutenant Colonel Cannan, 9 May 1915;
Message from Captain Simpson to 13th Battalion HQ, 9 May 1915;
Message from Captain Eastwood to Brigade HQ, 9 May 1915;
Message from 1st Infantry Brigade to G.O.C. 4th Brigade HQ, 9 May 1915;
Message from 4th Infantry Brigade HQ to 1st Infantry Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G. ANZAC Cove to 4th Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to O.Cs 13th, 14th, 15th Battalions, 9 May 1915;
Message from Captain Simpson to 4th Infantry Brigade HQ, [date unknown];
Message from Major Rankine to C.O. 14th Battalion, 9 May 1915;
Message from the position of Courtney Post to C.O. 14th Battalion, 9 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Cannan to Brigadier 4th Infantry Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to Royal Marines Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to HQ 4th Infantry Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Captain Jess, 9 May 1915;
Message from Courtney's Post to C.O. 14th Battalion, 9 May 1915;
Note to O.C. 4th Infantry Brigade, 9 May 1915;
Transcript of Wireless News, [date unknown];
Message from NZ and Australian Division to General Trotman, 10 May 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 10 May 1915;
Note to Monash, 10 May 1915;
Message to General Trotman, [date unknown];
Message from Sir Godley to General Trotman, 10 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Good to Monash, 10 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Good to 4th Brigade HQ, 10 May 1915;
Message from Adjutant Davidson to Monash, 10 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to General Trotman, No. 3 Section, 10 May 1915;
Message from Captain Simpson to HQ 4th Infantry Brigade, 10 May 1915;
Message from Monash to Lieutenant Colonel Cannan, 10 May 1915;
Message from Monash to Lieutenant Colonel Courtney, 11 May 1915;
Message from W.T. Station to 'Brigade Majors' explaining the situation at the front in France, 11 May 1915;
Sketch of roads, 11 May 1915;
Force Order No. 8, 11 May 1915;
State of 4th Brigade Attachments, 11 May 1915;
Message from C.O. 15th Battalion to HQ 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G. to 4th Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G. to 4th Brigade and 2nd Naval Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G. to 4th Brigade and 2nd Naval Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Brigade Major 4th Infantry Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to HQ 4th Infantry Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Courtney to C.O. 4th Brigade, 11 May 1915;
Note to C.O.s of 'All Battalions', 12 May 1915;
Notes from Conference with Colonel Chauvel, 12 May 1915;
Message from General Trotman to 3rd Section, Defences, 12 May 1915;
Condolence letter from Monash to Mr. Fink, expressing his sympathy for the death of 674 Private Gordon Fink, 12 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to O.Cs 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Battalions, 12 May 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn to O.Cs 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Battalions, 12 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to Monash, 12 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to No. 3 Section, 12 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to Colonel Chauvel, 12 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 12 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Captain Jess, 12 May 1915;
Message from 13th Battalion to HQ 4th Brigade, 12 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Brigade Major, 4th Infantry Brigade, 12 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Brigade Major, 4th Infantry Brigade, 13 May 1915;
Directive from Army Corps HQ, with instructions on how to treat enemy that surrender, 13 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to Colonel Chauvel, 13 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to 4th Australian Brigade, 13 May 1915;
Map showing machine gun positions, 13 May 1915;
Report by Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn for period 13 to 14 May 1915, 13 May 1915;
Telegram sent to General Birdwood, 13 May 1915;
Message from Major Rankine to 4th Brigade, 14 May 1915;
Note by Monash recording 'transport establishment', 14 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Brigade Major, 4th Infantry Brigade, 14 May 1915;
Message from D.A.Q.M.G. to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 14 May 1915;
Report by Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn for the period 14 to 15 May 1915, 15 May 1915;
Message from Major Rankine to 4th Brigade, 15 May 1915;
Message from Major Carter to Brigade Major, 4th Infantry Brigade, 15 May 1915;
Brigade Order by Monash, 15 May 1915;
Sketch titled 'View from my Dugout', 15 May 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to Cols. Chauvel and Monash, 15 May 1915;
Report by Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn for the period 15 to 16 May 1915, 16 may 1915;
Message from 'Queen's Post' to 4th Brigade, 16 May 1915.