Bollinger, George Wallace, 1890-1917 : Diary and letters
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
Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated by Ministry of Defence, Wellington, 1983 (Acc 83-73)
Access restrictions: No access restrictions
Format: 3 folder(s) (81 leaves, 19 photographs), 0.03 Linear Metres, Manuscripts, Holographs and typed transcript (photocopies), photographsSee original record