Separation allowance and allotment of pay form (9 Feb. 1917); Letter to Mrs Bland from Captain Borthwick, relating to her missing husband (23 Apr. 1918); five letters, four with envelopes, from C. W. Bland to his wife Grace (15 June 1918, 10 July 1918, 10 Aug. 1918, 15 Aug. 1918, 28 Aug. 1918); Letter to Mrs Bland from the War Office, relating to her missing husband (3 Aug. 1918); Press cutting relating to repatriated Surrey prisoners (n.d.); Protection certificate and certificate of identity (30 Mar. 1919).
Charles Bland papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Charles William Bland (b. 1890), a Private, 1st Battalion, Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment, was captured and held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Limburg from Apr. 1918.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs J. Entwistle (niece) per I. D. Joss. See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
POW catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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