Edwin Ricketts papers

Scope and Content

Commission certificate (14 January 1911); Photograph album (nd); 2 casualty forms (31 March 1915-7 June 1919); Physical training certificate (28 February 1914); Service record (18 January 1911-2 June 1939).

Administrative / Biographical History

Edwin Leslie Ricketts, born in 1891, was a Captain, later Major, 96th Berar Infantry and 19th Battalion, Hyderabad Regiment, serving in Mesopotamia, 1916-1920, and Waziristan, 1921-1924. He later became a Lieutenant Colonel.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by his son.


In English.

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