|Unit||4th Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Collection type||Private Record|
Barr, T A C
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First World War, 1914-1918
Barr, T A C, Private, MID (b.1891 - d.1951)
Diary of Scotsman who enlisted in the AIF in Sydney. Describes training at Randwick, embarkation, assembly of convoy at Sydney and sea voyage to Alexandria via Colombo. Records the Sydney-Emden battle, drill, heat, food, author's impressions of Australians. Further describes desert march in Egypt, Lemnos, and naval bombardment prior to the landing at Gallipoli.