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Official: War and Air: correspondence from Brigadier-General Edward Spears and the British Military Mission in Paris [France] to Sir Archibald Sinclair [later 1st Lord Thurso, Personal Military Secretary to the Secretary State for War] and War Office officials., 02 Sep 1919 - 31 Oct 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 16/40

Scope and Contents

Also includes notes from Sinclair to WSC.Subjects covered by the file include: matters concerning the Russian Civil War, including figures such as Gregori Alexinsky, Vladimir Bourtsev, Piotr Rutenberg, Simon Petliura, General Anton Denikin, Sergei Sazonov, General Nikolai Youdenitch, Prince Lvov, and Carol Yaroshinsky, the situation in the Ukraine, Estonia, Latvia, Bessarabia [Moldova and parts of Ukraine], north Russia, Petrograd [later Leningrad and St Petersburg], Siberia, and Poland, atrocities against Jews in south Russia, the Russian Financial Committee, German influence, and French policy; matters concerning Romania, Serbia, Hungary, and Persia [later Iran].Also includes cutting from a French newspaper.


  • Creation: 02 Sep 1919 - 31 Oct 1919

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (1 bound file (152 folios))

Language of Materials



  • Army (Organization)

Repository Details

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