McCready, Aldyth (Aircraftwoman, b.1911)

Accession Number PR00623
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 Items
Object type Diary, Memoir
Maker McCready, Aldyth Margaret
Date made 1942-1995
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 95/0613
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

1942 diary and memoirs, describe enlistment in WAAAF, training at Bankstown and Bradfield Park, and service at Transport No 1 SFTS Point Cook and No 1 OTU East Sale. Mentions cleaning and driving trucks, behaviour of other WAAAFs, drill and lectures, comments on war news, leave in Melbourne, german measles, cooking, and various duties. Some entries in diary annotated at a later date.