Cook, Wallace Gordon (Sapper)

Unit 4th Signal Regiment
Place Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres
Accession Number PR04630
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary
Maker Cook, Wallace Gordon
Date made 1917-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of 7479 Sapper Wallace Gordon Cook, 4th Division Signal Company, AIF. Collection consists of a handwritten diary written by Spr Cook between 6 July 1917 and 24 January 1918 describing his daily duties including a visit form Gen Birdwood and the movement of his company. The diary is written in a First World War French travel log. Inserted into the diary is a letter written by Spr Cook to his parents.