Bound photocopy of typescript diary, 29 April-30 June 1916 (nd); 28 photographs and four negatives (nd).
C.E. Colbeck papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection MES 024
- Dates of Creationca. 1916
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; typescript (photocopy) and photographs with some negatives.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
C.E. Colbeck was an officer serving with the Royal Engineers in Mesopotamia in 1916 and held POW (Prisoner of War). He was awarded the MC (Military Cross) and later became a Major.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Chiltern. 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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