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The Papers of Captain David B N Mellis RN

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MELL

Scope and Contents

Letters to Mellis from Lord Cunningham of Hyndhope, many relating to the Royal Naval Pipers Society (Cunningham was its first President)


  • Creation: 1951 - 1961


Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from the papers must obtain prior permission from the copyright holder(s) and should seek advice from Archives Centre staff.

Biographical / Historical

Churchill Archives Centre has no biographical information relating to Captain Mellis.


3 folder(s)

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Other Finding Aids

A copy of this finding aid is available for consultation at Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge and the National Register of Archives, London.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated to Churchill Archives Centre by Captain Mellis at various dates between 1968 and 1987


This collection (fonds) level description and catalogue was prepared by Andrew Riley of Churchill Archives Centre in July 2003 using information from the papers


Mellis, David B N, b c 1900, Captain RN

2003-07-28 13:16:13+00:00
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Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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