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First World War campaigns

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Papers of James Dick relating to Southern Africa

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 193
Scope and Contents

Letters written by Dick in South Africa, 164 pages, with two maps and four photographs relating to Southern Africa. The collection is accompanied by two pieces of correspondence between Nancy Dick and D.H. Simpson, R.C.S. Librarian, 1976, regarding the presentation of the papers to the Society.

Dates: 1905 - 1915
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Photographs of William Joseph Ward

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302P
Scope and Contents

Comprises a series of photograph albums relating to Ward's work and travels in India, particularly relating to Rangoon and Calcutta, and various customs houses in British India. The albums also cover Ward's war service in East Africa and Iraq. There is a small amount of personal family material which gives an indication of the social life of the Wards.

Dates: 1911 - 1938