ID numberRCDIG0000329
TitleMiscellaneous records of Keith Rourke, 1914-1918
Collection numberPR04311
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count21
Object typeRecords
Place made
  • Egypt: North Egypt, Mena
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made1914-1918
Physical description80 Image/s captured
DescriptionMiscellanous records and ephemera relating to the First World War service of 889 Sergeant Keith Rourke, 2nd Infantry Battalion.
File contains:
Receipt, Ocean Beach Studio (No. 11)
Receipt, Ocean Beach Studio (No. 12)
Cablegram to Mrs Rourke
Cablegram, 14 February 1916
Card with tie: To Berlin via Mena Camp Cairo Xmas 1914
Christmas card from Miss Nora Drage, Christmas 1917
Fabric badge: The Cheshire Regiment, 22nd Foot
Booklet: Counsel & Comfort for Soldiers & Sailors on Active Service
Sheet music: As a Nation We Implore
Concert Programme: AIF Mena Camp, 29 March 1915
Luncheon menu card, RMS Aquitania - 23 August 1915
Menu card, RMS Aquitania, 23 August 15
Breakfast menu card, HMTS Aquitania, 9 August 1915
Luncheon menu card, HMTS Aquitania, 9 August 1916
Menu: Cafe de la Paix
Leaflet: Un Grand Establissement, in French, with illustration signed E. Gillard Abbeville
Newspaper cutting of poem 'Soldier' by David McNicoll
Photograph of two swans
Photograph: Entrance to Mena Camp
Photograph of soldier
Annotated photograph: cemetery in Shrapnel Gully
Annotated photograph: the Sphinx
Annotated photograph: view of Naples
Annotated photograph: Watsons Pier under construction, ANZAC Cove
Annotated photograph: Turkish relics
Annotated photograph: Sphinx
Annotated photograph: Brown's Dip
Annotated photograph: ANZAC Cove from Hell's Spit
Annotated photograph: ANZAC Cove taken from Hell's Spit, scene of landing
Annotated photograph: Beni Usuf, 1st Brigade
Annotated photograph: portrait of soldier
Annotated photograph: summer garb
Photograph: Sister Ashbury & the matron
Annotated postcard: ANZAC Cove with Christmas message
Annotated photograph: Lady Tennyson & soldiers
Card with image of Lady Tennyson(?) & dogs printed on fabric secured to card, signed & dedicated on back.
Card to Lance Corporal Rourke from Tennyson, 15 December 1915
Letter to Mr M. A. Rourke from Capt. J McLean, 11 June 1915 with news clipping attached
Letter to Cpl Rourke from R.R. Hobbs, 30 December 1916
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