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Public and Political: General:., 01 Jan 1944 - 31 Dec 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/508

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Parliamentary Candidates WSC's correspondence and papers on Parliamentary Candidates, including letters to his Parliamentary Private Secretary, George Harvie Watt.File includes copy of minute by WSC on arrangements for serving servicemen to be adopted as candidates, and to take part in political activities; note on Major Thomas Harvey, Scots Guards, who wished to stand as Conservative candidate for West Norfolk; correspondence and papers on Air Commodore A Vere Harvey, (later Lord Harvey of Prestbury) including letter from Colonel Harold Mitchell MP, Vice Chairman, Conservative and Unionist Central Office, letter from Lord Cherwell (formerly F A Lindemann), copy of Harvey's Candidates Form; letter from Sir Robert Topping, General Director, Conservative and Unionist Central Office, to Miss E M Watson, 10 Downing Street, on request for support from Stuart Couldton-Holman, Forces Candidate for Elland, Yorkshire.


  • Creation: 01 Jan 1944 - 31 Dec 1944

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1 file(s) (1 bound file, 24 folios)

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