1st New Zealand Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (RFA)

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1st New Zealand Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (RFA)
Years active:
Country: New Zealand
Service: New Zealand Army
Branch: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Type: Artillery
Specific type: unknown
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Personal narratives

Clyde McGilp

Captain of 1st Battery. Main Body.

Diary, 1915-1916, by by Clyde McGilp (Service No 2/280), Alexander Turnbull Library (MSX-8786)

Diary covers Gallipoli campaign

Frank Harry Lee Humphreys

Gunner of 4th Battery

Diary, 12 June 1915 - 31 Dec 1915, by Gunner Frank Harry Lee Humphreys (Service No 2/1796 ), Alexander Turnbull Library (MS-Papers-1623)

Covers embarkation, Egypt, training, Gallipoli campaign, and evacuation

James Wakefield Holmes

Sergeant of 3rd Battery

Letter, 13 October 1916, by Sergeant James Wakefield Holmes (Service No 2/613), Alexander Turnbull Library (MS-Papers-3486)

Describes military life, the Battle of the Somme, wounding and evacuation to the UK.

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