War Diaries October 1943 through November 1945

The War Diaries were maintained from the date of mobilization to the date the 1st Batt'n was disbanded.  Included are those from the Perth’s preparation to move to Italy in 1943 to the date the troops were detached to return home in November 1945.  

Please note these are copies of copies of mimeographed and carbon copy documents and in some instances the reproduction is very poor.  

1943

43.10.01 October War Diary

43.11.01 November War Diary

43.11.02 November Malaria Standing Orders

 

43.12.01 December War Diary

43.12.02 December Xmas Note

43.12.03 December Messages

43.12.04 December Field Return of Officers

1944

44.01.01 January War Diary

44.01.02 January Map

44.01.03 January Part 1 Orders

 

44.02.01 February War Diary

44.02.02 February Part 1 Orders

 

44.03.01 March War Diary

 

44.04.01 April War Diary

44.04.02 April Trace and Map

44.04.03 April Part 1 Orders

 

44.05.01 May War Diary

44.05.02 May Field Returns Officers and OR

44.05.03 May Special Notices

 

44.06.01 June War Diary

 

44.07.01 July War Diary

 

44.08.01 August War Diary

44.08.02 August Other Material

 

44.09.01 September War Diary

44.09.02 September Other Material

 

44.10.01 October War Diary

44.10.02 October After Action Report

44.10.03 October Other Material

 

44.11.01 November War Diary

44.11.02 November Movement Orders

 

44.12.01 December War Diary

44.12.02 December Msg. from Corp Commander

 

1945

 

45.01.01 January War Diary

45.01.02 January Part 1 Orders

45.02.01 February War Diary

45.02.02 February Army Commander Note

45.03.01 March War Diary

45.03.02 March Part 1 Orders

45.04.01 April War Diary

45.04.02 April Interrogation Reports

45.04.03 April Battle Reports

45.04.04 April Patrol Reports

45.05.01 May War Diary

45.06.01 June War Diary

45.07.01 July War Diary

45.08.01 August War Diary

45.09.01 September War Diary

45.10.01 October War Diary

45.11.01 November War Diary