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(Untitled), 03 Oct 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/32/14-15

Scope and Contents

Letter from "Jack" [John S Churchill] (Lydenburg [South Africa]) to WSC including: his regiment's action and losses sustained; the intention to keep the Boers in the "fever district"; lack of provisions; his intention to return home; dissatisfaction between the Natal army and the "other side". In a postscript he asks him to write to Isabel Savory concerning the death of [Albert] Savory. Two typed transcriptions of the letter at end of file.


  • Creation: 03 Oct 1900

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


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