Vincent, James (Lieutenant, MC and Bar, DCM, (Mid), 13th Bn, AIF b.1895 - d.1950)

Unit 13th Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Accession Number PR90/025
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 ITEM
Object type Diary
Maker Vincent, James
Date made 1915-1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 89/0753
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

TRANSCRIPT OF DIARIES; ALSO CITATIONS AND ADB ENTRY. COVERS PASSAGE TO EGYPT, GALLIPOLI, HOSPITALIZATION AND EVACUATION. CONTINUES IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM, INCLUDING POZIERES. FREQUENT MENTION OF ILLNESSES SUCH AS DYSENTERY AND INFLUENZA. FOOD IS ANOTHER PREOCCUPATION. ENTRIES FOR 1917 ARE BRIEF.