|Place||Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli|
|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||Extent: 1 cm; Wallet/s: 1|
|Object type||Diary, Manuscript|
Bosward, Charles Frederick Richmond
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM315 419/034/014|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
|Copying Provisions||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
|Source credit to||This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.|
Bosward, Charles Frederick Richmond (Lance Sergeant, b.1889 - d.1915)
Collection relating to the First World War service of 958 Lance Sergeant Charles Frederick Richmond Bosward, 4 Battalion, Gallipoli, 1915.
Wallet 1 of 1 - Collection consists of a handwritten copy of a diary kept by Lance Sergeant Bosward from 3 April 1915 to 4 August 1915. Bosward describes the landing at Gallipoli and his time on the peninsular describing condtions, actions and noting people he knew.
Charles Frederick Richmond Bosward was wounded during the attack on Lone Pine on 6 August 1915 and died of his wounds a week later on 14 August 1915. He is buried in Beach Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey.