Fred Banks papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

5 photographs, one including his two brothers (n.d.); Letter to his wife, written whilst imprisoned in Wormwood Scrubs (30 Mar. 1917); Exemption certificate from Huddersfield School Board (20 Sep. 1903); Certificate of apprenticeship (5 Oct. 1904); Death certificate (June 1975).

Administrative / Biographical History

Fred Banks (1890-1975) was born in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, and employed as a brushmaker living in Bradford. He was sentenced to two years imprisonment in Wormwood Scrubs during the First World War.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs E. Gill (daughter).


In English

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