Stockdale, William (Lieutenant, b.1886 - d.1975)

Unit Australian depot units of supply
Places
Accession Number PR00278
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary, Documents
Maker Stockdale, William
Place made At sea, Egypt, France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915-1944
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Original records of Lieutenant (Lt) William Stockdale during First and Second World War: diary of describing sea convoy to Gallipoli and preparations at Lemnos, the landing, and his return to Egypt; plans for a British Army Petrol Dump and stores depot near Beauraineville in France, 1918-1919; souvenir menu for senior officers' dinner attended by Lt Stockdale, 1919; various records on procedures of wartime stores and food rations management, used/written by Lt Stockdale; Press release: commendation by Minister of Supply (Scully), dated 11 November 1944, for achievements of National Meat Canning Committee, of which Lt Stockdale was Secretary.