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Lieutenant F. B. Turner: letters to his father F. B. Turner (Deputy Commissioner, Raipur, India)

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9588

Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of 36 letters and telegrams, written between March 1918 and February 1919, to his father in India, describing his experiences as an artillery signalling officer in Flanders, during the last year of the First World War.

Dates

  • 1918-1919

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Extent

35 item(s) (35 letters)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased at auction, Stride & Son, 1.12.00, lot 409
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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