Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917

Collection ID RCDIG0000463
Parent Collection ID PR03193
Collection type Digitised Collection
Title Diary of Verner Gladders Knuckey, 1917
Item count 83
Object type Diary
Maker Knuckey, Verner Gladders
Place made France
Date made 01 January 1970
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Diary relating to the First World War service of 1586 Private Verner Gladders Knuckey, 2nd Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. The diary was kept by Private Knuckey between 3 September 1917 and 22 November 1917. It describes his experiences training in England, sightseeing in Newcastle, his journey to France and the heroism of a number of pilots during the period prior to the Battle of Cambrai.