ID numberRCDIG0000460
TitleDiary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1916
Collection numberPR03193
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count1
Object typeDiary
MakerKnuckey, Verner Gladders
Place made
  • Egypt
  • France
Date made1916
Physical description50 Image/s captured
DescriptionDiary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 8th Light Horse Regiment. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 26 May 1916 and 3 November 1916, and recounts his experiences on duty at the Suez Canal and his frustration at not partoicipating in the battale at Romani. The diary also includes a short newspaper clipping title 'ANZAC Victory: The Turks Surprised', from the Gippsland Mercury on the 22 September 1916.
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