Sinclair, Alan Russel Callender (Lieutenant, Royal Naval Reserve)

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Accession Number PR82/046
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary
Maker Sinclair, Alan Russel Callender
Place made At sea
Date made 1917-1919
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 749/094/025
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Alan R C Sinclair, Royal Naval Reserve. Collection consists of one handwritten diary covering service with HMS Princess Margaret in the Royal Naval Reserve. Includes mine laying activity in the North Sea during the final stages of the First World War and then from December 1918 the stay in Riga and Copenhagen as part of the allied intervention in the Bolshevik Revolution. Lieutenant Sinclair had spent time in France in the AIF before transferring to the Royal Navy.