Morrison, James Arthur

Unit 1st Australian Division Signals Company
Accession Number PR05201
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary
Maker Morrison, James Arthur
Place made At sea
Date made 1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Collection relating to 21510 Sapper (Spr) James Arthur Morrison, 1st Division Signals Coy. Comprises 35 handwritten pages on YMCA letterhead paper by Spr Morrison whilst travelling from Broadmeadows, Victoria to Liverpool, England, on the troopship S.S Nestor. Written in diary form and sent as letters to his then fiance (later wife) Margaret Fyfe Bell, it covers the period 28 February to 19 April 1918.