G. R. Roupell papers

Scope and Content

Typescript of diary written whilst POW (Prisoner of War), 1919-1920 (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

G. R. Roupell, Captain, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment, and Staff Officer, served in North Russia and was held POW (Prisoner of War) in Moscow, 1919-1920. He was awarded the VC (Victoria Cross) and later became a Brigadier.

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Related Material

Tapes 16 and 29: interview recorded with Peter Liddle. See also GS 1388: Roupell, GR.

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