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Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

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Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

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92eV2RyY

Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

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Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

Full title

Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

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Date

29 July 1914-3 January 1915

Record Identifier

92eV2RyY
Physical Description

Contents

0.05 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript

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Sub-fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

ITEM 01
Bordeaux diary, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

ITEM 02
The Emden-Sydney fight, 9-10 November 1914

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Full title

Bordeaux diary and papers concerning the ship Emden, 29 July 1914-3 January 1915 / Franz Bordeaux

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Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Translated from the German
Microfilm copy available at CY 4614, frames 1 - 72
State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I diaries

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Capt. D.F. Bardally, 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

F. Bordeaux, paymaster on the Emden, was transferred 30 Sep. 1914 to the collier Markomannia, which was sunk by H.M.S. Yarmouth, 12 Oct. 1914. He was taken to Penang and thence to a prison camp on St. John's Island, Singapore

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92eV2RyY

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422266

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