Letter from Sir Lawrence to his son, John Pattinson and a career history of Sir Lawrence

Scope and Content

Sir Lawrence wishes his son a happy birthday and discusses the farming business and shares which John hopes to get involved with. Sir Lawrence declares he has been asked for a photograph and career history so they can create a reminder at Wesley College of the school's only Air Marshal.He also describes various combats he had during the war.

Alongside the letter is a detailed career history of Sir Lawrence, written by himself.

Written from Sakeld Hall, Cumberland.

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