Fraser, William (Chaplain)

Accession Number PR03456
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Diary
Maker Fraser, William
Place made Egypt: Cairo
Date made 1917
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Diary written by Chaplain William Fraser, 3 Light Horse Brigade, 1917. It records an account of the Battles of Magdhaba and Gaza told to Chaplain Fraser by Brigadier General John Robinson Royston while they were in 14 Australian General Hospital in Cairo, 1917. Also included are newspaper cuttings relating to these battles pasted into the diary.