Diary "Territorials Indian Handbook" (1915); 2 manuscript diaries, with additional diary notes (25 October 1916-14 April 1919); Typescript summary of diaries (nd).
Diaries of William Bridson
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- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection MES 016
- Dates of Creation1915-1919
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript and typescript.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William R. Bridson was a Marine Engineer, British Red Cross, contracted to work on an ambulance launch on the River Tigris in Mesopotamia, 1916-1919.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by J.K. Maddrell. See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Mesopotamia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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