Mullins, Thomas, MC (Chaplain)

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Accession Number 1DRL/0522
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Mullins, Thomas
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/1436
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of Chaplain Thomas Mullins, 4 and 2 Light Horse Brigades, at sea, Egypt, Gallipoli, 1915-1916. Collection consists of forty-one handwritten pages of Mullins recollections of his experiences between January 1915 and November 1916.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Chaplain the Reverend Thomas Mullins, MC, Roman Catholic priest, of Ardlethan, New South Wales, born County Limerick, Ireland, 12 February 1877. Joined the AIF on 17 March 1915 and was attached to the 4th Light Horse Brigade; 2 November 1915 - transferred to the 2nd Light Horse Brigade; 18 April 1917 - appointed senior RC chaplain in Egypt; 24 April 1919 - attached to No. 14 Australian General Hospital; 12 April 1920 - AIF appointment terminated.