W. Martin Hume papers

Scope and Content

Typed transcript of diary "My Escape and Recapture" Sep.-Oct. 1918, with introduction by H. M. P. Phelps and B. E. Astbury and with press cutting attached (Dec. 1920).

Administrative / Biographical History

W. Martin Hume, a Sub-Lieutenant, RNVR (Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve) and RND (Royal Naval Division), was held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Heidelberg and Claustel.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by J. A. Hume (son). See Research Correspondence File.


In English

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