G.W. Richards papers

Scope and Content

3 photograph albums, with negatives (1916-1919); Letter to Peter Liddle (23 July 1976); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (September 1976).

Administrative / Biographical History

G.W. Richards was born near Welshpool, Monmouthshire, in 1898 and educated at Oswestry and Sandhurst. As a Lieutenant, Royal Welsh Fusiliers, and Duke of Westminster's Armoured Cars, he served in Egypt/Palestine from September 1916 and later became a Major General.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

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

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tapes 370 and 410: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in September 1976.