Title: So Far From Home – The Remarkable Diaries of Eric Evans, an Australian soldier during World War 1

Author: Wilson, Patrick

Condition: Near Mint Plus

Edition: 1st Edition

Publication Date: 2002

ISBN: 0731810686

Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – 266 pages

Comments: The diaries of 19 year old Sergeant Eric Evans, an Australian soldier who served in Galliopli and later on the Western Front.

Sergeant Eric Evans of the 13th Battalion, AIF was only 19 (and a veteran of the Gallipoli campaign) when he headed for France in 1917. During the next two years, he was wounded twice and badly gassed. This diary covers his time in the Western Front trenches, and provides a detailed record of his daily life and military action.