Extracts from Evelyn Diver's diaries
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|Title||Extracts from Evelyn Diver's diaries|
|Notes||This attachment includes explanatory notes relating to my transcript of the diaries.|
Evelyn Diver (b.1894) lost her sweetheart, Pte. 292603 Henry Banks, 1st/7th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers, on the 14th November 1916 (taking part in the attacks of the 50th Division in the closing phase of the battle of the Somme). Her diaries notice troop movements, costal defences, air-raids etc.
|Item Date||1912 - 1916|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Phyllis Ralton|