Diary and photograph of John Adams, 1914-1916

Accession Number RCDIG0000862
Collection number PR01919
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 2
Object type Diary, Photograph
Physical description 159 Image/s captured
Place made Australia, Egypt, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Western Front
Date made 1914-1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Diary and photograph relating to the First World War service of 255 Lieutenant John Adams, 54th Battalion. Included in this file is a diary that spans the period from 11 August 1914 to 20 July 1916, and a photograph of Adams contained in the front cover pocket that was taken at Gueudecourt in 1916 by Reg Healy. Adams' diary details his embarkation from Australia through to his service at Gallipoli and the Western Front. His experiences with 2 Battalion and later 54th Battalion are provided in great detail.
This file contains:
Diary of John Adams, 11 August 1914 to 20 July 1916;
Photograph of John Adams, 1916.