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Photographs of Cholmondeley Park [Cheshire], 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRKR 4

Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of President Edvard Benes reviewing the Czechoslovak army in Britain; Winston Churchill's inspection of the troops; Sir William Barker speaking to the troops; and photographs of the Czech troops relaxing and performing various tasks at Cholmondeley Park [where Czech soldiers and aviators were accommodated by the British Military Administration during the Second World War].


  • Creation: 1940


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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

Conditions Governing Use

Most of the photographs are official British government images. Copyright is owned by HMSO.


1 file(s) : photograph

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Gloves must be used when handling material in this file.

Finding aid date

2002-02-20 13:51:45+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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