Clarke, Frederick Montague (Private, b.1887 - d.1970)

Unit 11th Australian Field Ambulance
Accession Number PR01165
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 3 wallets: x 3 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Clarke, Frederick
Place made Egypt
Date made 1914-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Three volumes of diaries, covering November 1914 to July 1918, written by 664 Private Frederick Montague Clarke, 11 Field Ambulance. Contents detail voyage on troopship (not identified) to Egypt, service at Gallipoli and later on the Western Front (France), additional training in England, recreation leave, hospital treatment and commentaries on various wartime situations, people and events. Also includes copies of photographs, a personal letter and news clippings.