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HISTORY

Title

Field Service Pocket Book

Object Name

Pocket Book

Maker

His Majesty's Stationery Office (Primary maker)

Date Made

1913
1913

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

Cloth-covered First World War Field Service Pocket Book belonging to Major J McDonnell, Kilsharvan, Drogeda, Co. Meath, inscribed Jan 1914 and 5th Leinster; Major McDonnell's title stamp accords him 'D.A.Q.M. General, Queenstown Fortress' Pocket Book contains information and maps describing camp layouts, supply trains, map symbols, flags and lamps and so on.

Materials

Paper and cloth and board

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2013.87