Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters

Date
1914-1917
By
Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917
Ref
MS-Papers-2350
Description
Diary covers period Sep 1914-Jun 1915 and describes daily activities, with accompanying photographs. Three letters written from England and France, 1915-1917. Folder 3 contains copy prints of photographs taken in Gallipoli, from an original album. Source of title - Supplied title Relationship complexity - A second diary, 11 Aug 1915 - 11 Feb 1916, is held at MS-Papers-1419. Unlike MS-Papers-2350 it is an original diary, not a photocopy. See also background material about Bollinger and partial transcript in Nicholas Boyack's papers at MS-Papers-4457 and 97-148-3/09 Bollinger left New Zealand in Oct 1914 with the Wellington Infantry Battalion and saw action at Gallipoli. He was commissioned as an officer in New Zealand in 1916 and then sailed for France where he was killed in action in June 1917 Quantity: 3 folder(s) (81 leaves, 19 photographs). 0.03 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Holographs and typed transcript (photocopies), photographs
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3 folder(s) (81 leaves, 19 photographs), 0.03 Linear Metres, Manuscripts, Holographs and typed transcript (photocopies), photographs
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Correspondence
Date: 1916-1917 From: Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters Description: Folder contains three letters from Bollinger back to relations in New Zealand. Quantity: 1 folder(s) (10 pages). Physical Description: Holographs (photocop...
Photograph of soldiers watching the bombardment
Date: 25 Apr 1915 From: Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters Description: Photograph is taken of an original photograph in an album. Caption reads `Watching the bombardment. Sunday.' Quantity: 1 piece. Physical Description: File ...
World War One diary transcript
Date: 28 Sep 1914-22 Jun 1915 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (71 pages). Physical Description: Typescript (photocopy) Processing information: Part of WW100 digitisation project. Digitisation det...
Photograph of George Wallace Bollinger
Date: 9 May 1915 From: Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters Description: Photograph is taken of an original photograph in an album. Caption reads `Fought for and dug'. Bollinger's name has been annotated on the print Quantity: 1 ...
Photograph of soldiers on board ship
Date: 25 Apr 1915 From: Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters Description: Photograph is taken of an original photograph in an album. Caption reads `Off Gallipoli, Sunday' Quantity: 1 piece. Physical Description: File print photog...