War diary of Thomas Noonan, 1915

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APRIL 1915

 Across top of the two pages: missing Landed at Capes missing Helles & Morto Bay 


 Across bottom of the two pages: We landed at Saribair North of Gaba Tepe. 


 LHS page 

22 THUR.

Joined with missing

to carry 50 missing


nothing else missing


23 FRI.

missing

of full morning missing


Several missing

harbour missing

troops.


24 SAT.

On ground.


Boats are missing

with troops.


Dewar's "Imperial" Whisky


RHS page 


25 SUN.

Off guard at 9 am.


Sailed at 11 P.M. passed

warships bombarding the coast.

Awful shooting all day.


26 MON.
Landed on the beach about

3 oC a.m. under rifle fire.

Went out at 5 a.m. on a scout.

Got to the firing line about 10 a.m.

terrible fighting going on in

the hills Gulf of Saros.


27 TUES.

Fighting still going

on fiercely. Lot of our fellows

have been killed and

wounded [in ink]also mutilated[/ink].


It's idol talk when a man says he worships a 

woman

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APRIL 1915

 Across top of the two pages: missing Landed at Capes missing Helles & Morto Bay 


 Across bottom of the two pages: We landed at Saribair North of Gaba Tepe. 


 LHS page 

22 THUR.

Joined with missing

to carry 50 missing


nothing else missing


23 FRI.

missing

of full morning missing


Several missing

harbour missing

troops.


24 SAT.

On ground.


Boats are missing

with troops.


Dewar's "Imperial" Whisky


RHS page 


25 SUN.

Off guard at 9 am.


Sailed at 11 P.M. passed

warships bombarding the coast.

Awful shooting all day.


26 MON.
Landed on the beach about

3 oC a.m. under rifle fire.

Went out at 5 a.m. on a scout.

Got to the firing line about 10 a.m.

terrible fighting going on in

the hills Gulf of Saros.


27 TUES.

Fighting still going

on fiercely. Lot of our fellows

have been killed and

wounded [in ink]also mutilated[/ink].


It's idol talk when a man says he worships a 

woman


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  • November 19, 2017 07:34:51 Paivi Tenhunen

    APRIL 1915

     Across top of the two pages: missing Landed at Capes missing Helles & Morto Bay 


     Across bottom of the two pages: We landed at Saribair North of Gaba Tepe. 


     LHS page 

    22 THUR.

    Joined with missing

    to carry 50 missing


    nothing else missing


    23 FRI.

    missing

    of full morning missing


    Several missing

    harbour missing

    troops.


    24 SAT.

    On ground.


    Boats are missing

    with troops.


    Dewar's "Imperial" Whisky


    RHS page 


    25 SUN.

    Off guard at 9 am.


    Sailed at 11 P.M. passed

    warships bombarding the coast.

    Awful shooting all day.


    26 MON.
    Landed on the beach about

    3 oC a.m. under rifle fire.

    Went out at 5 a.m. on a scout.

    Got to the firing line about 10 a.m.

    terrible fighting going on in

    the hills Gulf of Saros.


    27 TUES.

    Fighting still going

    on fiercely. Lot of our fellows

    have been killed and

    wounded [in ink]also mutilated[/ink].


    It's idol talk when a man says he worships a 

    woman


  • November 19, 2017 07:00:44 Paivi Tenhunen

    APRIL 1915

     Across top of the two pages: Bn landed at Capes missing Helles & Morto Bay 


     Across bottom of the two pages: We landed at Saribair North of Gaba Tepe. 


     LHS page 

    22 THUR.

    Joined with missing

    to carry 50 missing


    nothing else missing


    23 FRI.

    missing

    of full morning missing


    Several missing

    harbour missing

    troops.


    24 SAT.

    On ground.


    Boats are missing

    with troops.


    Dewar's "Imperial" Whisky


    RHS page 


    25 SUN.

    Off guard at 9 am.


    Sailed at 11 P.M. passed

    warships bombarding the coast.

    Awful shooting all day.


    26 MON.
    Landed on the beach about

    3 oC a.m. under rifle fire.

    Went out at 5 a.m. on a scout.

    Got to the firing line about 10 a.m.

    terrible fighting going on in

    the hills Gulf of Saros.


    27 TUES.

    Fighting still going

    on fiercely. Lot of our fellows

    have been killed and

    wounded [in ink]also mutilated[/ink].


    It's idol talk when a man says he worships a 

    woman


  • November 19, 2017 06:47:39 Paivi Tenhunen

    APRIL 1915

    Bn landed at Capes missing Helles & Morto Bay


    22 THUR.



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    Gallipoli

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    Gallipoli

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  • Story location Gallipoli
  • Document location Gallipoli


ID
4436 / 51915
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Michael Noonan, Ballybuy, Murroe, Co. Limerick
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


April 22, 1915 – April 27, 1915
  • English

  • Gallipoli Front

  • AIF



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