|Unit||17th Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Collection type||Private Record|
|Object type||Diary, Souvenir|
First World War, 1914-1918
McNair, Livingstone (L/Cpl)
Brief diary entries describe training in Egypt and active service in France until evacuated with shell shock (July-Aug 1916). Includes detailed notes on German hand grenades and Mills hand grenade. Also postcards to and from his mother, some expressing her anxiety and desire to see him return home. (see also Military Heraldry).