Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916

Collection ID RCDIG0000459
Parent Collection ID PR03193
Collection type Digitised Collection
Title Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916
Item count 41
Object type Diary
Maker Knuckey, Verner Gladders
Place made Egypt
Date made 01 January 1970
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Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. Although the diary is dated 10 May 1916, it provides an account of Private Knuckey's first ten months as a soldier, describing his excitement at joining the army, the journey to Egypt and his experiences there.