Notebook of William Reid, 1916-1919

Accession Number RCDIG0001569
Collection number PR86/316
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Notebook
Physical description 26 Image/s captured
Maker Reid, William
Place made Belgium, France, United Kingdom
Date made 1916-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

Notebook relating to the First World War service of 2924 Private William Reid, 16th Battalion. Contained within this notebook are a series of dated entries spanning the period 19 December 1916 to 19 April 1919. Entries detail the history of the 16th Battalion band, including the dates and locations of its performances, and includes other comments periodically such as when members of the 13th Battalion were killed during a concert. The final entry concerns Reid leaving England for Australia after the war.