Scrimshaw, John Robert Arthur, 1882-1954: Journal

Date
1914-1918
By
Scrimshaw, John Robert Arthur, 1882-1954
Ref
MS-Papers-1587
Description

Scrimshaw left Wellington as a member of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in December 1914 bound for Egypt. The journal describes his journey to the Middle East and his participation in the Gallipoli Campaign and later his involvement in fighting on the Western Front in France. Also includes addresses, notes of correspondence sent and received and notes. The volume is in a canvas covered bag on which is printed `No 2 NZ General Hospial, Walton-on-Thames, Xmas, 1916.'

Source of title - Supplied

Scrimshaw was a gunner with 4th Howitzer Battery, New Zealand Field Artillery.

Quantity: 1 folder(s) (88 pages). 0.01 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Holograph

Additional description

Alternative form available: Electronic transcript available at MSDL-4229.

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Format
1 folder(s) (88 pages), 0.01 Linear Metres, Diaries, Manuscripts, Holograph
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