Diaries held in the 8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles Regimental Collection

 

The Collection holds a number of diaries. The aim is to have them transcribed and made available to our readers. Currently available is the Diary of 2678 L/Cpl Geo Hall, ANZAC Provost Corps, VX 47533 L/Cpl Thomas H Fagan 105 General Transport Company and POW of Japanese, Captain Charles Arblaster 8th Light Horse and 53rd Infantry Battalion and Pte Harry Derrick 37th Infantry Battalion.

Others: The diary of L/Cpl Vern Walker 13th Light Horse is still to come.

The Hall Diaries & Notebooks can be viewed by clicking on the Victorian Collections link below, searching the catalogue for item 7000; view page and click on pdf for diary.

https://victoriancollections.net.au/organisations/8th13th-victorian-mounted-rifles-regimental-collection#collection-records

Fagan Diary can be viewed by clicking on the Victorian Collections link above and searching the catalogue for item 7002; view page and click on pdf for diary text.

The Arblaster can be viewed by clicking on the Victorian Collections link above and searching the catalogue for item 3584;view page and click on pdf for diary text.

The Derrick diary can be viewed by clicking on the Victorian Collections link above and serching the catalogue for item 3920: view page and click on pdf for diary text.