Additional Resources

A complete glossary of all terms, people, and places can be be viewed here.

The following sources were used for research into World War One and terms used within the Diary:


Doyle, Peter and Walker, Julian. Trench Talk: Words of the First World War. Spellmount, Staplehurst. 2013.

Dungan, Myles. Irish Voices from the Great War. Irish Academic Press, Dublin. 1995.

Johnstone, Tom. Orange, Green & Khaki: The story of the Irish regiments in the Great War. Gill and Macmillian Ltd, Dublin. 1992.

Strachan, Hew. The Oxford Illustrated History of the First World War. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2014.


214 Squadron, Royal Air Force


The British Army, Ministry of Defence

Collins Dictionary

Dictionary of Irish Biography

Encyclopaedia Brittanica

Europeana: 1914-1918

Fold3 by

The Free Dictionary

The Great War: 1914-1918

Irish Great War Society

The Leinster Regiment Association

The Long, Long Trail The British Army in the Great War, 1914-1918

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Military History Monthly

National Museum of the Royal Navy


Oxford Dictionaries

Quakers In The World

RDF: Royal Dublin Fusiliers

Royal Air Force

Royal Dublin Fusiliers: A Forgotten Regiment

The Subchaser Archives

World War One: Great War Stories