Wallet 1 of 1 - Mason, Arnold (Lance Corporal)

Accession Number AWM2021.7.352
Collection number PR01877
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 1
Object type Diary, Papers
Physical description 58 Image/s captured
Maker Mason, Arnold Branston
Place made Germany
Date made 1916-1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Digital format and content protected by copyright.

Diary written by Lance Corporal Arnold Mason of 14 Field Company Engineers, covering 19 July 1916 - 28 August 1917 detailing his part in the Fromelles attack, being wounded in the face and subsequent capture. The bulk of the diary documents his experiences as a German POW in camps at Dulmen, Minden and Diepholz. Also includes typescript transcript with additional notes.