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Public and Political: General: Personal Office Correspondence N-P., 01 Jan 1945 - 31 Jul 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/534

Scope and Contents

Correspondence dealt with by WSC's Private Office at 10 Downing Street, (Kathleen Hill and Elizabeth Layton)as opposed to the Private Office File also contains copies of notes and letters by Private Office staff including Commander Charles Thomposon, John Martin, George Harvie Watt, and Miss E M Watson Correspondents include: Tom Wickham MP, on gifts from New Zealand; Sir Herbert Olney, Zoological Board of Victoria, Australia, asking about the condition of WSC's black swans; Major-General Ridley Packenham-Walsh, on Victory in Europe; Roger Peake, on the possibility if becoming prospective Conservative Parliamentary candidate for Epping; Lord Pembroke, on Victory in Europe; Wyndham, Lord Portal, on election defeat; General Sir Henry ap Rhys Pryce, on election defeat; Lord Quickswood (formerly Lord Hugh Cecil) on election defeat; General Sir Frederick Pile, on election defeat; Sir Charles Portal, (later Lord Portal of Hungerford); Lady Queensberry, thanks for gift of "Thoughts and Adventures".


  • 01 Jan 1945 - 31 Jul 1945

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1 file(s) (1 bound file, 67 items)

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