Diaries of William Bridson

Scope and Content

Diary "Territorials Indian Handbook" (1915); 2 manuscript diaries, with additional diary notes (25 October 1916-14 April 1919); Typescript summary of diaries (nd).

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.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by J.K. Maddrell. See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

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