Knaggs, Albert Edward (Able Seaman, b.? - d.1916)

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey
Accession Number PR85/096
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary, Documents
Maker Knaggs, Albert Edward
Date made 1914-1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/108/027
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Black and white photocopy of a 19 page typed transcription of the diary of 7893 Able Seaman Albert Edward Knaggs, who died of malaria on 22 October 1916. The diary has regular entries from 10 February 1914 to 19 July 1916, covering his service on the AE2 and his time interned as a prisoner of war in Turkey, 1915-1916. Also included is a photocopy of the casualty signal relating to the destruction of AE2.

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