Carter, Frank (Gunner)

Unit 15th Australian Field Artillery Battery
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Accession Number PR00546
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 3 Items
Object type Diary, Photograph, Service papers
Maker Carter, Frank
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Diary describing sea voyage and active service as a driver, gunner and machine gunner at numerous locations on Western Front, including Pozieres, Menin Road, and August 1918 offensive. Comments on care of horses, artillery barrages, air raids, leave in Paris and England, Devastation, attitude to officers, hospitalisation, larrikin behaviour.