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France, Oct 1914 - Jan 1915: notes and reports, 1914-10 - 1915-01

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/16

Scope and Contents

Notes and reports by LSA and others on subjects including: positioning of trenches; French troop movements; general orders to German infantry; LSA being attached to the 1st Birmingham Battalion; instructions for General Staff, 4th Army Corps; Allied forces lined up against the German 4th and 6th Armies and projected Allied advances in the Ypres area [Belgium]; operations of the 4th Army Corps (December); German reinforcements on the Western and Eastern fronts and the advantages of an offensive in south-eastern Europe; copies of special illustrated pamphlets by the Graphic, reproducing despatches from Field Marshal Sir John French [Commander-in-Chief of the Expeditionary Forces in France, later 1st Lord Ypres] on battles at Mons, the Marne, the Aisne, Ypres, Armentieres and the defence of Antwerp.

Dates

  • 1914-10 - 1915-01

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

Box 115

Finding aid date

2003-06-13 10:09:59.607000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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