Churchill, John Strange Spencer, 1880 - 1947 (soldier, businessman)
- Existence: 1880 - 1947
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence between Jack and his family, particularly his grandmother and cousins, and his younger son Peregrine.
Papers of Lady Randolph Churchill, mainly letters to her son, John S Churchill [known as "Jack"], 1893 - 1927
Photograph albums kept by "Jack" Churchill relating to his service in the Oxfordshire Hussars, and also the South African Light Horse during the Boer War, and a sketch of Jack Churchill.
Mounted head and shoulders sketch of "Jack" Churchill, taken by an unknown fellow officer on the Western Front.
Includes: Jack in the uniform of the South African Light Horse; various images of Lady Gwendeline Churchill ("Goonie"); a group aboard HMS Lion; Peregrine Churchill and John G Churchill as children; 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith] and Margaret, Lady Birkenhead with the Oxfordshire Yeomanry, Banbury; Jack and Clarissa Churchill [later Clarissa Eden then Clarissa, Lady Avon] on horseback; Peregrine as a naval reserve officer; Jack and [? Winston Churchill] swimming.
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