Scrapbook pages including telegrams, press cuttings, official letters, photographs and postcards (1916-1919).
Richard Milward papers
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- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection POW 046
- Dates of Creation1916-1919
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, photographs, postcards, press cuttings, and printed material
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Richard Milward (b. 1890), a 2nd Lieutenant, 4th Battalion, attached to 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, served on the Western Front. He was captured at St Eloi, 14 Feb. 1916, and held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Crefeld, Schwarmstedt, and Holzminden.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mr Milward (son). 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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