Abraham Albert World War I diary

Abraham Albert World War I diary

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Albert, Abraham
Title: Abraham Albert World War I diary
Dates: 1918-1919
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms3427

Biographical/Historical Note

Abraham Albert was an intelligence officer in the United States Army during World War I.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the handwritten diary of Abraham Albert dated April 14, 1918 through March 3, 1919. Most of the diary contains information about what he did while he was a soldier during World War I. He talks of sailing past the Statue of Liberty as he left camp in 1918 and leaving Calais in the rain and hiking to a railroad station to take a train to Audrick (France). Mr. Albert also talks about his role as an intelligence officer in the military during the war.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Albert, Abraham -- Diaries
Intelligence officers--United States--Diaries.
United States. Army. -- Officers--Diaries
World War, 1914-1918--Battlefields--France--Personal narratives.
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Abraham Albert World War I diary, 1918-1919. MS 3427. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Diary, 1918-1919