Papers of John Westcott Thompson

Scope and Content

Personal papers; Royal Naval Reserve and Merchant Navy; articles; other records; correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Westcott Thompson was born in 1901 in Sunderland. He first served on HMS Orbita as Midshipman in 1918 working his way up to Commander. He served in the Merchant Navy and the Royal Navy Reserves. He died in 1987.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Accruals

Accruals are possible.