Smith, David Maxwell Harding (Lance corporal, b: 1897, d: 1960)

Accession Number MSS1212
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 item
Object type Manuscript
Maker Smith, David Maxwell Harding
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 92/0018
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition

The First World War diary of David Maxwell Harding Smith. This manuscript is a direct transcription of Lance Corporal Smith's 5 diaries. It gives a very detailed account of his service with the 7th Field Ambulance at Gallipoli and in the Flanders and Somme Valley areas. Annotations, appendices and illustrations have been added by Dr. W. Wardman.