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(Untitled), 29 Dec 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/31/102

Scope and Contents

Letter from "Jack" [John S Churchill] (The Anglo Saxon, 35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to "Mama" [Lady Randolph Churchill] informing her of his decision to join the South African Light Horse. He also mentions a plan to form a South African Ladies Hospital Fund, reports that "Sunny" [Charles, 9th Duke of Marlborough] is also leaving for South Africa and asks her to give a message to WSC.


  • Creation: 29 Dec 1899

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


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