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Personal letters from LSA to AFA, 1915-06 - 1916-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/3/60

Scope and Contents

Chiefly love letters written while LSA was at Headquarters in Salonika [Thessaloniki, Greece], and with other subjects including: the state of the naval war; LSA's concerns with domestic politics, particularly over Ireland; being taken up in an aeroplane; the death of Brigadier-General Philip Howell; LSA's justified doubts about the Romanian army; whether he should return home or stay with the army; a court of inquiry into accusations of spying.

Also includes a letter from Lady Edward Cecil [later Violet, Lady Milner] and a postcard from Geoffrey Amery, while in Ruhleben prisoner-of-war camp [Germany].

Dates

  • 1915-06 - 1916-12

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

3 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

Box 340

Finding aid date

2004-12-22 10:16:43.810000+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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