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(Untitled), 19 Sep [1897]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/23/57

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Camp, Inayat Kila [West Pakistan, now Pakistan]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing two letters [not present] to the Daily Telegraph, describing the fighting which he experienced, his proximity to death, the retreat during which the wounded were abandoned and reporting that Sir Bindon [Blood] has made him his orderly officer. He also comments on own bravery "I play for high stakes and given an audience- there is no act too daring, or too noble. Without the gallery - things are different" and discusses his novel ["Savrola"] Pencil.


  • Creation: 19 Sep [1897]

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Published: Winston S Churchill I, pp 358-9; Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 2, pp 792-3

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