|Parent Collection ID||PR00755|
|Collection type||Digitised Collection|
|Title||Diary of Edward Michael McNamee, 1915-1917|
|Maker||McNamee, Edward Michael|
|Place made||Western Front|
|Copyright provision||Attached digital images are protected by copyright and are provided here for research and study purposes. For further use, please contact the Memorial.|
Diary of Edward Michael McNamee, 1915-1917
Diary relating to the First World War service of 1590 Private Edward Michael McNamee. In this diary, kept between 1915 and 1917, McNamee details his service with 9th Battalion at Gallipoli and on the Western Front. He describes his involvement at Gallipoli, the fighting at Pozieres, the Second Battle of Bullecourt, and the fighting in and around the Ypres area. McNamee also includes war poetry, addresses of family and friends, and a will written at Ypres on 5 October 1916.