John Roberts papers

Scope and Content

Photocopied photograph album, 1917-1918, with selected copies of photographs (nd); Typescript biography written by his son (24 February 1998).

Administrative / Biographical History

John (Jack) William Nelson Roberts was educated at Shrewsbury School and Edinburgh University. As a Captain, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), he served on the Western Front and in Egypt/Palestine, and as a Medical Officer to the 4th Battalion, South Wales Borderers, in Mesopotamia.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by J.R.N. Roberts (son).


In English.

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