|Unit||1st Field Company, Australian Engineers|
|Collection type||Private Record|
Dowell, George Slater
First World War, 1914-1918
Dowell, George Slater (Sapper KIA 1918)
Diary of his voyage to England via the Panama Canal aboard "Euripides". Detailed coverage of embarkation from Sydney, shipboard life, drill, sports, threat of raiders and submarines, impressions of Panama and Trinidad, conscription referendum, arrival in England and hospitalisation with mumps.