Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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MLMSS 1608

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1xqZ8r3Y

Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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Date

1918-1919

Call Numbers

MLMSS 1608

Record Identifier

1xqZ8r3Y
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0.03 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript

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Copyright status : In copyright

Copyright holder : State Library of New South Wales<br>

Rights and Restrictions Information : May be copied for reference and publication<br>

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Digitised : 2014

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Mainly concerned with treatment and progress of writer's leg injury. Describes in retrospect events 19-28 May, 1918, continues with daily account of treatment and events in military hospitals at Eastbourne, Dartford and Weymouth, on return voyage to Melbourne on S.S. Burma, 13 Dec. 1918 - 29 Jan. 1919 with notes Sep.?, 15 Dec. 1919

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Baker diary, 1918-1919 / Charles Albert Baker

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NOTES

General note

State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries

Digital order no:Album ID : 1037151

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from C.A. Baker, 1920
Part of the European War Collecting Project (also known as the Soldiers' Diaries Collection or War Diaries Collection), established by the Trustees of the Mitchell Library in 1918

Administrative / Biographical history

C. A. Baker, a bricklayer of Campsie, Sydney enlisted aged 21, 6 Sept. 1915 and served as a driver in the 17th Company, Australian Army Service Corps. He was wounded 19th May 1918 while on active service in France. After treatment in military hospitals in England he returned to Australia Jan. 1919, and was discharged as medically unfit Dec. 1919

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MLMSS 1608

Record Identifier

1xqZ8r3Y

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422258

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