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War diaries of Frederick Leopold Terrell - Volumes 3-5: Western Front
Title : War diaries of Frederick Leopold Terrell - Volumes 3-5: Western Front War diaries of Frederick Leopold Terrell - Volumes 3-5: Western Front
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Creator : Terrell family
Source : PRG 1331/2
Date of creation : 1916-1918
Additional Creator : Terrell, Frederick Leopold, 1889-1973
Format : Diary
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Description :

Diaries for 1916-1918, describing Terrell's experiences serving with the AIF on the Western Front.

Read a PDF of these diaries:
Volume 3, 1916: part 1 and part 2
Volume 4, 1917: part 1 and part 2
Volume 5, 1918: part 1 and part 2
Or view the full transcript (1916 begins on page 89 of transcript, 1917 begins on page 115 of transcript and 1918 begins on page 146 of transcript).

Frederick Leopold Terrell enlisted on 9 February 1915 and served at Gallipoli and the Western Front until his discharge on 12 June 1918. View his AIF Service Record [National Archives of Australia].

Period : 1914-1918
Further reading :

Beaumont, Joan. Broken nation : Australians in the Great War, Sydney, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2013

Burness, Peter. Fromelles and The Somme : Australians on the Western Front - 1916, Canberra : A.C.T. : Dept. of Veterans' Affairs, 2006

Carlyon, Les. The great war, Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2006

Cochrane, Peter. Australians at war, Sydney : ABC Books for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 2001

Gammage, Bill. The broken years : Australian soldiers in the Great War, Ringwood, Vic. : Penguin Books, 1990

Kent, David. From trench and troopship : the experience of the Australian Imperial Force, 1914-1919, Alexandria, N.S.W. : Hale & Iremonger , 1999

Luckins, Tanja. The gates of memory : Australian people's experiences and memories of loss in the Great War, Fremantle, W.A. : Curtin University Books, 2004

Macdougall, Anthony. Australians at war : a pictorial history, Nobel Park, Vic. : Five Mile Press, 2002

Travers, Richard C. Diggers in France : Australian soldiers on the Western Front, Sydney, N.S.W. : ABC Books, 2008

Internet links :

War diaries of Frederick Leopold Terrell - Volume 1: South Australia

War diaries of Frederick Leopold Terrell - Volume 2: Gallipoli

1918 Australians in France [previous exhibition from Australian War Memorial]

AIF Database: Australian Anzacs in the Great War 1914-1918 [Australian Defence Force Academy]

Anzac Day Commemoration Committee (Queensland) See: History: World War 1

Australians at War [Department of Veterans' Affairs]

Australian War Memorial See: Australians at War: Australian Military History Overview: First World War 1914-1918

Australian Army History Unit [Department of Defence]: See: History in focus [several sections about World War One]

Official history of Australia in the war of 1914-1918 [Australian War Memorial]

RSL Virtual War Memorial

Victorians at War - Oral History project [Department of Veterans' Affairs and State Library of Victoria]

World War I and its Aftermath 1914 - 1921 [New South Wales High School Certificate (HSC) online]



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