Patrick Thornhill collection

Scope and Content

Bound photocopied manuscript recollections (n.d.); typescript recollections "Scapa Flow to Caspian Sea: A 1918-1919 Diary" (1979); two copies of the official despatch of the Caspian Naval Expedition (6 Aug. 1920).

Administrative / Biographical History

Patrick Thornhill, Paymaster Midshipman, RN (Royal Navy), served with the Caspian Naval Force, 1918-1919, and was mentioned in Despatches.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by P. Thornhill in Feb 1980.


In English

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