Ilmars Drevins Diary

Metadata

Date
1944-01-01
Place
Bremen
Melbourne
Subject
Category
Keywords
Latvia
Current holder
Link
Series number
6941
Item number
99259793402061
Access rights
Request at location
Rights
In copyright. Unrestricted access, free to use for personal research and study.
Country of origin
Language
Period of reference
1944 to 1948
Description from source
0.02 linear metres, 1 diary.

The transcription of the diary includes photocopies of personal documents and photographs. The diary was written in Latvian and English translation is available.

Diary kept by Ilmars Drevins during his journey from Bremen to Melbourne on board General W. M. Black in 1948. Drevins was an anti aircraft gunner for the Luftwaffe, but surrendered to the American forces in Denmark. The diary includes an account of Drevins' movements in 1944-1946.
Physical format
Diaries
Photographs
Typescripts
Bibliographic citation