Personal Files Book 22, 1 February - 10 April 1919

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Accession Number RCDIG0000641
Collection number 3DRL/2316
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 102
Object type Papers
Physical description 130 Image/s captured
Maker Monash, John
Place made France
Date made 1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

File of papers relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant General Sir John Monash, Repatriation and Demobilisation, AIF. This file, originally part of Book 22, covers 1 February 1919 to 10 April 1919 and includes advice on returning to Australian, the number of soldiers of Jewish faith, discussion with the Australian Prime Minster, notes regarding demobilisation and souvenirs of show and lunches Monash attended.
This file contains:
Addressed from Field Marshal Sir Birdwood to AIF, 1 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian General Base Depot, Havre, 4 February 1919;
Notes for Conference with General McCay, 4 February 1919;
Menu for the Marlborough Club, 6 February 1919;
Telegram addressed to Captain Simonsen, ADC of Director General of Demobilisation, concerns the number of troops 'of the Jewish faith' who embarked from Australia, 7 February 1919;
Nominal Roll of Officers, NCOs and Men of the Jewish Faith, first dated 10th December 1916, 7 February 1919;
Information sheet titled 'Voyage to Australia, Things which Parents Should Know', 7 February 1919;
List of Guests, [date unknown];
Cable from Demobaust to Defence, Melbourne, 7 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Arthur Robinson, Collins House, Melbourne, 8 February 1919;
Message from Monash to the Prime Minister of Australia, 10 February 1919;
Message from Monash to the Prime Minister of Australia, 10 February 1919;
Notes for Conference with McCay, 11 February 1919;
Letter from Elmer J. Kneale to Monash, invites him to the 'Mid-day Luncheon Club', 11 February 1919;
Programme for Luncheon given in Honour of Reverend Frederick W. Keating by the Mid-day luncheon club, 22 November 1918;
Programme for Luncheon given in Josephus Daniels by the Mid-day luncheon club, 5 October 1918;
Envelope addressed to Monash from the Mid-day Luncheon Club, [date unknown];
Correspondence from the Australian Army Corps, 11 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Base, Havre, 12 February 1919;
Programme for Luncheon given in Honour of Thomas Power O'Connor by the Mid-day luncheon club, 13 February 1919;
Message to 'Stralis', Cairo, 13 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to 2nd Australian Division, 13 February 1919;
Unsigned message to General John Pershing, American Expeditionary Forces, 15 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to General McCay, 17 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 17 February 1919;
Message to Captain Barker, 17 February 1919;
Agenda for Demobilisation, 18 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Defence, Melbourne, 19 February 1919;
Message from Monash to Australian Corps, 19 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Stralis, Egypt, 19 February 1919;
Message from Monash to QMG, GHQ, 20 February 1919;
Card addressed to Monash from Dr. Wallace Williamson, 20 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to General McCay, 22 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Corps, 22 February 1919;
Notes for Lecture to AIF Audience at War Chest Club, 24 February 1919;
Notes for Conference with Major Lee, 24 February 1919;
Notes for Conference with Whitlam, McCay, McGlinn, White and Parker, 24 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 24 February 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Corps, 25 February 1919;
Lecture by Monash on the 'Principles of Demobilisation', 27 February 1919;
Letter addressed to Captain Parker, March 1919 [Draft];
Poem titled 'At the Ministry of Shipping', 1 March 1919;
Movie Programme, [date unknown];
Poem titled 'At the Ministry of Shipping', 2 March 1919 [Copy];
Programme of 'New Songs' by M.J. Keane, 2 March 1919;
Movie Programme, [date unknown];
Message from Demobaust to Australian Corps, 4 March 1919;
Notes for Conference, 5 March 1919;
Major Durrant's reply to House Office, 5 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Corps, 5 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Base Depot, Havre, 6 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 6 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Prime Minister, 10 March 1919;
Letter on dissatisfaction within the AIF over the decision of 'Precedence in Repatriation', 10 March 1919;
Letter to Colonel Bruche, unsigned, 10 March 1919;
Reply to cable from Prime Minister's Department, 10 March 1919 [Draft];
Message from Demobaust to Prime Minister, 12 March 1919;
Notes for Conference with McGlinn, 12 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to AGD Depot, Havre, 12 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 12 March 1919;
Letter addressed to 'Mr. Campbell', Unsigned, 13 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 15 March 1919;
Agenda by Monash, 16 March 1919 [Draft];
Message to DDG from Demobaust, 17 March 1919;
Cable from Demobaust to Defence, Melbourne, 17 March 1919 [Draft];
Open letter from 'Lieutenant General', 17 March 1919;
Cable from Monash to 'Monash', Melbourne, requesting to know when the 'Osterley' sails, 18 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to 5th Australian Division, 18 March 1919;
Notes for Conference, 19 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 19 March 1919;
Minutes from Conference, 19 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Lieutenant Colonel Borwick, 21 March 1919;
Notes for Agenda, 23 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 24 March 1919;
Message from demobaust to Colonel Davis, 24 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 27 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 27 March 1919;
Message from Monash to Donneilly, 3rd Eschelon, Australian Section, 28 March 1919;
Booklet on Sports and Amusements for the RMS Osterley on the voyage from Australia to England, 28 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to QMG, GHQ, 29 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Prime Minister, 29 March 1919;
Notes for Conference, 31 March 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Australian Corps, 1 April 1919;
Notes on a Conference held at '54 Victoria Street, 1st April', 2 April 1919;
Annexure A' on free passage in Third Class, issued by Brigadier General Foot, [date unknown];
List of numbers for each transport, 2 April 1919;
Document titled 'Foreword' by Monash on 'The Great War', 2 April 1919 [Draft];
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 2 April 1919;
Document titled 'Rate of Flow from France', 3 April 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 3 April 1919;
Message from Demobaust to DDG, 3 April 1919;
Notes from Conference Held at D/Director General's Office on 3rd April, 4 April 1919;
Programme of Sports and Amusements for the RMS Osterley, for the week ending 4th April, 4 April 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Prime Minister, 4 April 1919;
Document titled 'Notes on the Pharisees', 4 April 1919;
Signed Menu for the Savage Club, on reverse is a list of those in attendance and their position in society, 5 April 1919;
Notes for Conference with Captain Parker, 7 April 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 7 April 1919;
Letter to Lieutenant Colonel McGlinn, 7 April 1919 [Draft];
Notes on the 'Shipping Situation', 8 April 1919;
Notes for Conference, 9 April 1919;
Message from Demobaust to Salaustra, Tidworth, 10 April 1919.