[No. 10] Diary of Thomas James Richards, 26 January - 1 April 1916

Accession Number RCDIG0001481
Collection number 2DRL/0786
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 61 Image/s captured
Maker Richards, Thomas James 'Rusty'
Place made At sea, Egypt, France
Date made 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use

Diary relating to the First World War service of 25 Lance Corporal Thomas James Richards, 1st Australian Field Ambulance (AFA). The entries in this diary span the period 26 January to 1 April 1916 and cover the return of the 1st AFA to Egypt in early January, the establishment of camp at Tel-el-Kebir and Serapeum, and the eventual move to France at the end of March. This diary was originally bound by Richards into the third of four volumes and donated to the Australian War Memorial in 1933.