Personal recollections of L.P. Griffin

Scope and Content

Photocopied typescript recollections of the First World War in Aden, East Africa and South Africa, ca. 1914-1918 (ca. 1969); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (September 1979).

Administrative / Biographical History

L.P. Griffin, born in Plymouth in 1892, worked with the Eastern Telegraph Company from 1909, based at Malta from 1912 and Aden from 1914. He was ordained as a minister in 1950.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by L.P. Griffin in 1979. See General Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tape 567: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in September 1979.