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Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

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Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

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9PQNaZen

Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

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Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

Full title

Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

Date

1914-1918

Record Identifier

9PQNaZen
Physical Description

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0.14 metres of textual material (1 box) - manuscript, photocopy, photographs

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Fonds

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Copyright status : In copyright

Copyright holder : assignee of Fred Harold Tomlins

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Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 3348, frames 1 - 725

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

SERIES 01
Fred Tomlins diaries, 29 April-28 December 1918

SERIES 02
Fred Tomlins 'Notes for Intelligence Officer', 1917

SERIES 03
Fred Tomlins postcards and photographs, 1914-1918

SERIES 04
Fred Tomlins papers and correspondence, 1917-1918

SERIES 05
Fred Tomlins photograph album, 1914-1918

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Full title

Fred Harold Tomlins papers, 1914-1918

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NOTES

General note

The diaries are numbered 9-14.
Diaries numbered 1-8 `Tomlins war diaries, 21 August 1914 - 28 April 1917' were purchased in 1920 from Fred Harold Tomlins as part of the `Records of the European War Collecting Project, established by the Trustees of the Mitchell Library in 1918' (MLMSS 1002 ; microfilm CY 587, frames 1-607).
State Library of...

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Presented by Ruth and John Rae in 1995 and 2001

Administrative / Biographical history

Fred Harold Tomlins, farmer of Cobar, New South Wales and son of Tim and Margaretta Tomlins enlisted in the 1st Australian Light Horse Regiment at the age of 23, on 22 Aug. 1914. He embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria, 20 Oct. 1914 and after a period of training in Australia was sent to Egypt. He served at Gallipoli, Egypt and P...

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9PQNaZen

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98656

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