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(Untitled), [1900]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/32/16-17

Scope and Contents

Letter from "Jack" [John S Churchill] (Helvetia, Second Cavalry Brigade [South Africa]) to "Mama" [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: [1st] Lord Roberts' kindness towards him; a meeting with a man who helped WSC escape; the fighting which he had witnessed; the terrible sight of the wounded and the dead and his hopes that the war is almost at an end. Four typed copies of the letter at end of file.


  • Creation: [1900]

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


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