Adams, John MC & Bar (Lieutenant, b:1890-d:1981

Accession Number PR01919
Collection type Private Record
Title Adams, John MC & Bar (Lieutenant, b:1890-d:1981
Measurement 1 wallet: 4 cm
Object types Diary, Papers, Photograph
Place made Australia
Date made 1914-1921

Collection relating to the First World War service of Lt John Adams MM & Bar, 54th Battalion. Collections consists of a diary covering the period August 1914 to September 1917. Entries include training at Victoria Barracks in Sydney, service at Gallipoli and the Western Front including the Somme. Also included are five letters relating to awards; one list of names for the thirteenth and fourteenth section; typed account of injuries suffered by Adams (1915-1918); and a photograph of soldier taken in Gueudecourt on the Somme, 1916.