William Rose papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection GO 13
  • Dates of Creation
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  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 boxes; manuscript and photographs The photograph albums are in poor condition.

Scope and Content

Letter of reference and covering note relating to an application to join the Motor Machine Gun Service (25 Jan. 1917); RFC (Royal Flying Corps) memorandum relating to training (n.d.); RFC (Royal Flying Corps) Training Transfer Card (Mar. 1918); 2 RAF (Royal Air Force) Records of Flying Clothing Issued (Mar. 1918, Apr. 1920); 10 photographs (Dec. 1917, Aug. 1918, n.d.); Photograph album (1918, n.d.); Photograph album (1919, n.d.); Photograph album (1920, n.d.); Miscellaneous notes and receipts (Sep 1919-Aug 1920); Letter (30 June 1920); Daily routine orders (July-Aug 1920); Autographed No. 4 Squadron dinner menu (Apr. 1920); Letter from the Air Ministry relating to a Wond Pension (25 Nov. 1921); Leather "London City & Midland Bank Ltd" wallet (n.d.); Silver RAF (Royal Air Force) engraved napkin ring (n.d.); RFC (Royal Flying Corps) badge; Air message streamer (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

William K. Rose, Lieutenant, RFC (Royal Flying Corps) and RAF (Royal Air Force), served as a Pilot with No. 7 Squadron in occupied Germany, 1918-1919. Later, he served with No. 4 Squadron at Farnborough.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Kurdi. See Research Correspondence File.


In English

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