5 photograph albums (1913-1917, nd); Press cutting "Taffy, A Most Remarkable Oss" (18 May 1934); Typescript poem 'Past, Present&P'raps' (1971); 3 press cuttings, one with photocopy (25 August 1978, 11 September 1978, 18 August 1983); 7 photographs (January 1915, 12 May 1916, 1917, nd); Notebook (nd); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (June 1980).
William Hairsine papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection EP 027
- Dates of Creation1913-1983
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and press cuttings (partly photocopy).
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William Hairsine, born in 1894, was a Private, East Riding Imperial Yeomanry, serving in Egypt/Palestine from September 1915. He also served briefly in France and was demobilized in 1919.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
Other Finding Aids
Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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