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Correspondence and souvenirs., 1923-07-15 - 1973

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRGS 1/2

Scope and Contents

Includes: letter from Sir Edward Grey to 4th Marquess of Salisbury on foreign affairs and debate in parliament (1923); letters from Burgis to Stephen Roskill and Ian Jacob regarding Lord Alanbrooke's diary and command of the 8th Army; chart of Operation Husky [codename for Allied landings in Sicily] (1943); "Time and consumption chart" showing alcohol, cigars etc. consumed at a party to commemorate Ismay's promotion to General (1944); a poem about the War Cabinet Secretariat; a letter from Sir Rupert Howarth on Hankey's treatment of Burgis; and a copy letter from Burgis recalling his experience of Sir Winston Churchill.


  • Creation: 1923-07-15 - 1973


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s) : paper

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2001-10-12 11:54:50+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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