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Diary and medical notebook relating to Belgium and Holland visit, 30 Nov - 4 Dec 1944, 1944-11 - 1944-12

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/WHI/2/3/4

Scope and Contents

Diary annotated 'Odyssey No. 3'. Whitby is in the Nijmegen salient, which is still being shelled. He mentions the Prime Minister (although but doubtful if he was on this trip). Notebook annotated 'B. L. A.' recording visits to hospitals and others met on the tour, discussions of blood stocks, treatments for patients seen etc.


  • Creation: 1944-11 - 1944-12

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Generally open.


2 item(s)

Language of Materials



Whitby, Sir Lionel Ernest Howard (1895-1956) Knight, haematologist

Finding aid date

2019-09-13 15:36:16+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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