Diary of Edward Michael McNamee, 1915-1917

Accession Number RCDIG0000998
Collection number PR00755
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 202 Image/s captured
Maker McNamee, Edward Michael
Place made Western Front
Date made 1915-1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

Diary relating to the First World War service of 1590 Private Edward Michael McNamee. In this diary, kept between 1915 and 1917, McNamee details his service with 9th Battalion at Gallipoli and on the Western Front. He describes his involvement at Gallipoli, the fighting at Pozieres, the Second Battle of Bullecourt, and the fighting in and around the Ypres area. McNamee also includes war poetry, addresses of family and friends, and a will written at Ypres on 5 October 1916.