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ID number PR03193
Title Knuckey, Verner Gladders (Private, b.1886 - d.1963)
Record type Collection
Item count 1
Collection Private Record
Object type Diary
Maker Knuckey, Verner Gladders (Maker)
Places made
  • Egypt
  • France
Date made 1916-1919
Measurement 7 wallets: 9 cm
Note Open

Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8 Light Horse Regiment and 2 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. Collection consists of Knuckley's diary in seven volumes (and transcript). Knuckey's detailed entries cover the period 1916-1919 and describe his service with the Light Horse in Suvla, Sari Bair, Gallipoli 1915, Romani, and Magdhaba-Rafah, Egypt 1915-17. In 1917 Knuckey joined the 2nd Squadron AFC, which formed in Egypt from a nucleus of 1 Sqn AFC and recruitment through the Light Horse. In 1917-1918, Knuckey writes about training in England with the DH5 Scout; his participation in the Battle of Cambrai and attacks on the aerodromes outside of Lille, including Habourdin and Lomme, August 1918. Also included is a roll of honour; enemy aircraft accounted for; and typed extracts from 2 Squadron record book.

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  • Knuckey, Verner Gladders (Private, b.1886 - d.1963)
  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. Although the diary is dated 10 May 1916, it provides an account of Private Kunckey's first 10 months as a soldier; describing his ...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 26 May 1916 and 3 November 1916, and recounts his experiences on duty at the Suez Canal...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The diary was written by Private Knuckey on 4 January 1917 and recalls the activities of the 8th Light Horse Regiment between 8 ...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment and 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The diary was written by Private Knuckey between 31 October 1917 and 16 December 1917, and ...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 3 September 1917 and 22 November 1917. It describes his experiences ...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1918

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 16 December 1917 and 16 May 1918. In the diary Private Knuckey describes ...

  • Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1918

    Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 18 May 1918 and 29 October 1918. In the diary, Private Knuckey describes ...

  • Miscellaneous documents of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917-1918

    Documents relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The file contains printed extracts from the record book kept by the 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps, a roll of ...

  • Transcript of diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

    Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The original diary is dated 10 May 1916, and provides an account of Private Kunckey's first 10 months as a soldier; ...

  • Transcript of diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

    Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The original diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 26 May 1916 and 3 November 1916, and recounts his experiences on...

  • Transcript of diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

    Transcript relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The original diary was written by Private Knuckey on 4 January 1917 and recalls the activities of the 8th Light Horse Regiment ...

  • Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The transcript covers the period from January 1917 and describes Private Knuckey's experiences on board ...

  • Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Transcript of a diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The original diary was written by Private Knuckey between 31 October 1917 and 16 December 1917. This ...

  • Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, [1917]

    Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The original diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 3 September 1917 and 22 November 1917. It describes...

  • Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917-1918

    Transcript of a diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The original diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 16 December 1917 and 16 May 1918. In the diary ...

  • Transcript diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

    Transcript of diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment and 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The original diary was written by Private Knuckey between 31 October 1917 and ...