Personal Files Book 3, 29 April - 30 April 1915

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number RCDIG0000583
Collection number 3DRL/2316
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 94
Object type Papers
Physical description 84 Image/s captured
Maker Monash, John
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

File of papers relating to the First World War service of Colonel John Monash, 4th Infantry Brigade. This file, originally part of Book 3, covers 29 April to 30 April 1915 and includes official correspondence between Monash, New Zealand and Australian Headquarters, and their Battalions. The correspondence relates to the conduct of attacks on enemy positions, the movement of the enemy, and requests for assistance from Battalions under fire.
This file contains:
Message from NZ Infantry Brigade to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to HQ, 4th Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to 4th Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note from 4th Infantry Brigade to Lieutenant Colonel Pope, 29 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to 4th Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Perry to Brigadier, 29 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian HQ to HQ 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Perry to Brigadier, 29 April 1915;
Message from 16th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from the C.O. 15th Battalion to Brigadier, 4th Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from the 4th Infantry Brigade to the C.O. 15th Battalion, 29 April 1915;
Message from 'Main' Brigade to 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note to G.O.C. 4th Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from Royal Marines to 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from 2nd Infantry Brigade to 15th Battalion, 29 April 1915;
Message from General Staff HQ to 4th Infantry Brigade concerning the advance of Turks on Lieutenant Colonel Pope's Battalion, 29 April 1915;
Message from Division HQ, Beach, to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade concerning letters sent to Red Cross Pier, 29 April 1915;
Message from 2nd Infantry Brigade to 4th Infantry Brigade;
Army Corps Order from Lord Kitchener, 29 April 1915;
Message from O.C. 4th Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 29 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 29 April 1915;
Message from 4th Infantry Brigade to Divisional HQ, 29 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to the Brigade Major, 29 April 1915;
Message from 15th Battalion HQ to 2nd Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Cannan to Brigadier, 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from Major Rankine to Lieutenant Colonel Courtney, 29 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to Division HQ, 29 April 1915;
Message from O.C. 4th Infantry Brigade to 2nd Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to C.O. 15th Battalion, 29 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to Division HQ, 29 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from Royal Marines to Monash, 29 April 1915;
Message from O.C. 7A Brigade to Monash, 29 April 1915;
Message from 16th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from O.C. 4th Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 29 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division, Beach HQ to 4th Australian Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G. NZ and Australian Division to HQ, 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 29 April 1915;
Note to HQ, 16th Battalion, 29 April 1915;
Message to C.O. 14th Battalion, 30 April 1915;
Operation Order No. 2 for the 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
ANZAC Special Army Corps Order, 30 April 1915;
NZ and Australian Division Operation Order No. 3, 30 April 1915;
Message from Captain Brache to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Note to Major Rankine, 30 April 1915;
Message from Divisional HQ to HQ, 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from Signals Division HQ to Signals 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division HQ to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from 4th Infantry Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 30 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to HQ, 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from 16th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from 2nd Infantry Brigade to 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Collin to Captain Quinn, [date unknown];
Transcript of correspondence by Captain Quinn, [date unknown];
Message from Royal Marines to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Personal message from Monash to Major General Godley, 30 April 1915;
4th Infantry Brigade Operating Order No. 2, 30 April 1915;
Message from Monash to Major General Godley, 30 April 1915 [Draft];
Note stating that an enemy machine gun has been located, [date unknown];
Note from Lieutenant Colonel Parsons to NZ and Australian Division HQ, 30 April 1915 [Draft];
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Parsons to NZ and Australian Division HQ, 30 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Locke to Monash, 30 April 1915;
Message from 'FADDY' to Col. Burnage, 30 April 1915;
Message from O.C. Chatham Battalion to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Note from Captain Quinn to HQ, 30 April 1915;
Note from Lieutenant Collin to Captain Quinn, 30 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 30 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division, Beach HQ to 4th Australian Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division, Beach HQ to 4th Australian Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from NZ and Australian Division HQ to 4th Australian Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from 4th Australian Infantry Brigade to NZ and Australian Division, 30 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Collins, 15th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Note requesting help, 30 April 1915;
Message from Observation Station, 13th Battalion to 4th Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from Chatham Battalion to Monash, 30 April 1915;
Note to Captain Quinn, 30 April 1915;
Note to Brigadier, 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Note stating that "in the present moment all is well", [date unknown];
Message from Major Steele to Monash, 30 April 1915;
Message from O.C. Chatham Battalion to Monash, 30 April 1915;
Note to 16th Battalion, 30 April 1915;
Message from Captain Quinn to HQ, 30 April 1915;
Message from D.A.A.G to 4th Battalion, 30 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to HQ, 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from Lieutenant Colonel Pope to HQ, 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from O.C. Chatham Battalion to Monash, 30 April 1915;
Message from O.C. 14th Battalion to Major Steele, 30 April 1915;
Note from O.C. NZ and Australian Division to HQ, 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message to Brigadier 4th Infantry Brigade, 30 April 1915;
Message from Major Rankine to Lieutenant Colonel Cannan, 30 April 1915;
Hand drawn topographical map showing the position of the 14th Battalion, [date unknown];
Message from Monash to NZ and Australian Division, 30 April 1915;
Operation Order No. 4, 30 April 1915.