Yeaman, Wilfred Charles (Private)

Accession Number PR91/126
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1cm
Object type Diary, Postcard
Maker Yeaman, Wilfred Charles
Date made 1919-1920
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 90/1846
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Diary kept by Yeaman during his service with the North Russian Relief Force. His handwritten entries mention the weather, activities, tactical intentions of the "Bolshies", "Ruskies" and the Cossacks. Also military routine, prisoners, guard duty, movements. He travelled to Murmansk, Archangel and Obozerskaya plus through England and France. Also a photocard sent to his mother en route to Russia on HMC "Czar".