A to Z search:

Great War West Sussex 1914-18

Battalion war diaries

Find here all surviving war diaries for RSR battalions involved in the Great War, plus the campaign against the Bolsheviks in Russia up to 1919. They are a daily record of each battalion’s work, including mobilisation in Britain, training, service overseas, battle and casualty details. 

The original Royal Sussex Regiment Battalion War Diaries are held at the West Sussex Record Office in Chichester. They have been digitised by kind permission of the County Archivist and may be used for private study only.

Please contact us for permission if you wish to publish any of our content in print or online. 

Select from the links below to view or download the diaries for a particular battalion and year.

Supporting documents

© Copyright 2016 West Sussex County Council, County Hall, Chichester PO19 1RQ.

  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • Pashto
  • Gujarati

Privacy policy | Disclaimer | Site map
Site implementation by Unified Solutions Logo Unified Solutions Ltd