Series 1: Diaries and notebook of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 1914-1915

Accession Number RCDIG0001240
Collection number 1DRL/0427
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Series
Item count 5
Object type Diary, Notebook
Physical description 175 Image/s captured
Maker McCrae, Geoffrey Gordon
Place made At sea, Cyprus, Egypt, Greece: Aegean Islands, Lemnos, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1914-1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

This series contains the diaries and notebook of Major Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 7th Battalion. The three diaries cover McCrae’s journey to Egypt in 1914 and his service at Gallipoli the following year. The diaries have been transcribed from originals by McCrae’s father. This series also contains a notebook that McCrae used as a workbook for training notes. This series contains:
Diary of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 1914;
Diary of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 1915 (Vol. 1);
Diary of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 1915 (Vol. 2);
Original diary pages of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, 2 February 1915 to 12 February 1915;
Notebook of Geoffrey Gordon McCrae, [c.1915].