ID numberRCDIG0000904
TitleDiary of Gordon Colin Cooper, 1917-1918
Collection number1DRL/0211
ClassificationDigitised Collection
Record typeFile
Item count1
Object typeDiary
MakerCooper, Gordon Colin
Place made
  • Egypt
  • Egypt: Frontier, Sinai
  • Ottoman Empire: Palestine
Date made1917-1918
Physical description119 Image/s captured
DescriptionDiary relating to the First World War service of 475 Private Gordon Colin Cooper, 1st Light Horse Regiment. In this diary, kept between 1 January 1917 and 3 January 1918, Cooper records his service as part of 1st Light Horse Regiment. Among his obervations about military life are descriptions of the Battle of Rafa and the eventual fall of Gaza, as well as several references to the Battle of Beersheba.
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