Sandilands, Christopher (Sergeant)

Unit 16th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Europe: France
Accession Number PR01350
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2cm (1 folder)
Object type Diary
Maker Sandilands, Christopher
Place made France
Date made 1917-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Typed transcript of a personal diary (1917 - 1918) written by Sergeant Christopher Sandilands while serving in France during the First World War. His diary entries document action at Ypres and Amiens (1917 - 1918) and Villers Bretonneux where he was wounded in May 1918. Also includes a Christmas card sent from daughter Rica Erickson to Sgt Major Sandilands whilst he was serving on the Western Front.

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