Diary, initially of a holiday but then of internment at Ruhleben (30 July-10 Dec. 1914); three issues of In Ruhleben Camp (11 July 1915, 12 Sep. 1915, Oct. 1915); six photographs (1917, n.d.); Christmas Dinner menu (1942).
W. M. Charnley papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection RUH 09
- Dates of Creation1914-1942
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, photographs, and printed material
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
W. M. Charnley was arrested whilst on holiday in Hamburg and interned at Ruhleben. Later, as Flight Lieutenant, he served in the Second World War.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by P. R. Charnley (son).
Other Finding Aids
Ruhleben catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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