Franks, G.McK.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters describing the Battles of the Atbara and Omdurman and death of the Khalīfah

Administrative / Biographical History

Royal Artillery, 1887-1928, including service during the Nile campaign, 1898-1899

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented by Franks, 1958


Part of : Sudan Archive

Other Finding Aids

Separated Material

Letters from Maj.-Gen. Sir George Franks to W. Shaw Sparrow are held in the British Library