McKerlie, Robert (Stretcher Bearer, 13 Battalion, AIF b.1896 - d.1917)

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Accession Number PR90/122
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary
Maker McKerlie, Robert
Date made 1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 90/1030
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

DIARY COVERS 1916, BEGINNING IN EGYPT AND THEN FRANCE. INCLUDES ACTIVE SERVICE AT POZIERES, BAILLEUL, MOUQUET FARM, YPRES AND THE SOMME. DISCUSSES CASUALTIES, TRENCH RAIDS, BOMBARDMENTS, AERIAL BATTLES, CONDITIONS IN TRENCHES, LEAVE IN BRITAIN AND CONVALESCENCE