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Wavell, Archibald Percival, 1883-1950 (1st Earl Wavell and Field Marshal)



  • Existence: 1883 - 1950

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Field Marshal 1st Lord Wavell, 1953 - 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0014/PJGG 14/6
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection includes personal documents and honours (PJGG 1); general correspondence (PJGG 2 and 12); material relating to India including finance papers (PJGG 3), political papers (federation and defence) (PJGG 4), miscellaneous reports (PJGG 5), War Office papers about India (PJGG 8); Lady Grigg's correspondence (PJGG 6 and 7); War Office correspondence (PJGG 9); Committee papers (PJGG 10); literary material (PJGG 13-15).Perhaps the most interesting papers are those...
Dates: 1953 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue.

Wavell's choice, 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/B60/6
Scope and Contents

Contract; correspondence with the BBC , with other participants in the reading including Valentine Dyall and Ralph Richardson, and with listeners including Pamela Zander; letter from Wavell The programme was broadcast on 6 Apr. 1944.

Dates: 1944
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

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