ID numberRCDIG0000347
TitleDiary of John Kingsley Gammage, 1915 - [1916]
Collection numberPR83/117
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count1
Object typeDiary
MakerGammage, John Kingsley
Place made
  • At sea
  • Egypt: Cairo
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made1915-1916
Physical description66 Image/s captured
DescriptionDiary relating to the First World War service of 1764 Private John Kingsley Gammage, 1st Battalion. The diary, written between 10 April 1915 and 26 February [1916], contains regular entries covering his embarkation from Australia, the passage to Egypt and service at Gallipoli, in particular the fighting at Lone Pine. It includes comments on the quality of officers, discomfort experienced, Anglo-Australian relations and the eventual evacuation of the Peninsula.
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