Diary of Mary Anne 'Bessie' Pocock, February 1928 - July 1931

Accession Number RCDIG0001503
Collection number PR05050
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Diary
Physical description 102 Image/s captured
Maker Pocock, Mary Anne 'Bessie'
Place made Australia
Date made 1928-1931
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

Diary relating to the post-war service of Mary Ann ‘Bessie’ Pocock. This handwritten diary contains regular entries for the period February 1928 to July 1931. Her entries detail her personal life during this period and also relate to the convalescent hospital she had established at Chatswood in 1924, which she had named ‘Ismailia’ after her time in Egypt during the First World War.