Richards, Harry (Private, b.1875 - d.1915)

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Accession Number 3DRL/5082
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet; 1 cm.
Object type Diary
Maker Richards, Harry
Place made Australia, Egypt
Date made 1914-1915
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/107/008
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of 1067 Private Harry Richards, 4 Battalion, AIF, Egypt, Gallipoli, 1914-1915. Collection consists of a diary kept by Private Richards from 19 October 1914 to 3 April 1915 (written chiefly in Pitman shorthand); four calling cards, a cigarette card; a newspaper clipping from The Sydney Morning Herald (30 November 1915); two Egyptian postage stamps; a Cairo tramways ticket; two small photographs presumably of Richards's wife Ethel Richards [nee Hamilton] and of his baby son Harry Kenneth Richards.