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"Approach March": annotated draft extracts and correspondence on JA's experiences in the Balkans, 1939-40, 1939-08 - 1967-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 8/3/29

Scope and Contents

Mainly letters from JA to Leo Amery from Belgrade [Yugoslavia, later Serbia] and also Istanbul [Turkey], August 1939-July 1940, mainly on his work as a press attaché in Belgrade. Also includes a letter from Sir Ronald Campbell, British Minister at Belgrade to Leo Amery on JA's arrival at his embassy, letters from [Benedict] Humphrey Sumner, Balliol College, University of Oxford, on JA's future (2), and a tribute to 1st Lord Moyne [earlier Walter Guinness].


  • Creation: 1939-08 - 1967-08


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 768

Finding aid date

2015-01-14 15:07:16.613000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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