P.H.D. Dempsey WWI-era disciplinary log
1995.006

Summary Information

Repository
The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Dempsey, P.H.D.
Title
P.H.D. Dempsey WWI-era disciplinary log
ID
1995.006
Date [inclusive]
1914-1915
Extent
0.1 Linear feet 1 box
General Physical Description note
Very good.
Language
English
Language
These materials are in English.

Preferred Citation note

P.H.D. Dempsey WWI-era disciplinary log, 1914-1915. Coll No. 1995.006. McFarlin Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. University of Tulsa.

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Scope and Contents note

Discipline records for members of No. 6 Platoon, B Company, Princess Victoria (Royal Irish) Fusiliers.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives 2013 September

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa, OK, 74104-3123
918-631-2496
Marc-carlson@utulsa.edu

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Provenance unknown.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Dempsey, P.H.D.

Subject(s)

  • Military discipline
  • World War I Collection.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Ireland
  • World War, 1914-1918.

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Collection Inventory

 1995.006 Log book 1914-1915   11.7 x 9.2 x 2.5 cm Hard-bound, camel buckram-covered Army Book 137 with lined pages. "P.H.D. Dempsey" is inscribed in red ink on verso front cover. Handwritten title "No. 6 Platoon/B Cop." is written in black ink on front cover.

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten entries note the name of the offender, the date, description of the offence, punishment resulting from the offence, and name of officer who awarded the punishment.

Offences range from drunkenes, disobeying/disregarding orders, overstaying passes, engaging in certain activites without permission, absence from parades or falling out without permission, use of improper language, desertion, etc.

Punishments range from detention, forfeit of pay, extra parades, days confined to barracks, and admonishment.

Pages are numbered in red ink, one page per serviceman, the entries in black ink. Transfers, discharges, and deserters are noted in red ink--a red diagonal line marks through the serviceman's entry.

Brief typed note has been laid in: Extract from the Monthly Army List May 1918. Page 1502. Princess Victoria's (Royal Irish Fusilliers). 5th (Service) Battalion. In Command, Pike, Maj.(temp. Lt-Col) J.J.W. Res. of Off. 18 Jan 15. Major (2nd in Command). Johnson, F.W. E. (temp.) Capt. R. Ir. Fus. 13 Oct 1914-20 Feb 1915. Majors Carstin, W.F.C. (temp.) 1 Oct 1914.

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