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Unique IDCWGC/1/1/1/14-1
File NumberMU 14
TitleDiary Of Events - J. R. Brooke, 2 Oct.- 3 Nov. 1914
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DescriptionDiary of events kept by J. R. Brooke covering the ambulance operations of the Amiens-Lille unit of the British Red Cross Society; including work with the French army. The diary records daily activities of the unit and its staff, daily figures for the numbers of wounded carried in the units ambulances, and the activities of Fabian Ware as the units commander.
Content NoteIndividuals mentioned in the diary include: Fabian Ware; Col. Barry; Mr Messer; Mr Macdonald; Mr D'Anbrunevil, Mr Warren, Mr Williams, Mr Harrison, Mr Moore Brabazon, Dr. Kelly, Mr MacMullin, Mr Thomson, Dr. Hebblethwaite, Dr. Braithwaite, Dr. Burton, Mr Cazalet; Mr. Hopkins (all members of the mobile unit); Mr Caro; Mr Dix (British Red Cross staff at the Boulogne depot); Sir Savile Crossley (British Red Cross Commissioner); Mr Dziewouski (French Medical Inspector General).
Date02/10/1914 - 03/11/1914
Extent1 volume
CollectionArchive
CategoryArchive

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CodePersonNameDates
DS/UK/2Ware; Sir; Fabian Arthur Goulstone (1869-1949); newspaper editor and the founder of the Imperial War Graves Commission1869-1949
DS/UK/26Messer; Arthur Albert (1863-1934); Colonel; architect, technical adviser and officer commanding Graves Registration Units1863-1934
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