Charles Winterbourne papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

ca. 50 manuscript letters, notes and verse (December 1915-January 1919); Bound volume of typed transcripts of his letters, 1902-1919, with summary notes (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Edward Winterbourne (1877-1937) was a Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery, 1902-1908, serving in the Boer War, and Bombardier, Royal Garrison Artillery, attached 378 Siege Battery, 17 Mountain Battery, 1916-1919, serving in Egypt/Palestine.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by the Reverend G. Winterbourne (son).

Note

In English.

Other Finding Aids

Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available

Microfilmed.

Related Material

See Newspaper Section for Palestine News (18 April 1918, 31 October 1918).