Erwin Simmons papers

Scope and Content

2 letters to his mother, one describing an allied raid on a Zeppelin shed in Dsseldorf on 8 October 1914, with photocopies and typescript translations (28 September 1914, nd); 3 postcards (24 January 1915, nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Erwin E. Simmons was a 13 year old boy living in Dsseldorf in 1914. He later became a doctor.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Dr H.G. Muller. Translations by Dr H.G. Muller in 1999.


In German and English.

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