H. Leith papers

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      GB 206 Liddle Collection AF 09
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  • Physical Description
      1 file; typescript and photographs (photocopy).

Scope and Content

Typescript recollections "My four-legged friend Bertie" [his horse] of his First World War experience (nd); photocopied photographs (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

H. Leith was a South African who enlisted with the Mounted Infantry in the Union Defence Force, forming part of the expeditionary force fighting in German South West Africa, in 1914. He also experienced the Boer Rebellion of 1914.

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In English.

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Additional Information

See Middlebrook File, 21 Mar 1918, Leith.

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