Typescript copy of diary of William Emanuel Baker, 1917

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Accession Number RCDIG0001164
Collection number 1DRL/0085
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary, Typescript
Physical description 11 Image/s captured
Maker Australian War Memorial
Baker, William Emanuel
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1917; 1927
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Attached digital images are protected by copyright and are provided here for research and study purposes. For further use, please contact the Memorial.
Description

Typescript copy of diary relating to the First World War service of 28471 Gunner William Emanuel Baker, 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column. This typescript copy of Baker’s 1917 diary was made by the Australian War Memorial in 1927. This collection of diary entries are from January 1917. This diary covers: his time at Lark Hill camp; his sightseeing in London where he describes the scenery and historical sites he visits in great detail; and his awe of the London policemen