Personal recollections of H.S. Thuillier

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Typed transcript of an interview recorded with the British Columbia Oral Archives of Canada (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

H.S. Thuillier was born at Murree in the Punjab region of India. As a Lieutenant Colonel, Royal Artillery, he was commissioned from Royal Military Academy, February 1915, joined 10th Heavy Battery, and trained in Ireland as part of 10th Division. He landed at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, July 1915. In 1916 he was posted to 26th Jacobs Mountain Battery under Major K.G. Campbell, and from 1916-1920 was in Mesopotamia. He served in India from 1930, also in the Second World War, and, at some time, with the Royal Canadian Artillery.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by H.S. Thuillier.

Note

In English.

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available

Microfilmed.

Related Material

Tapes 262 and 263: interview recorded with the British Columbia Oral Archives of Canada. See also GALL (REC) 218: Thuillier, HS.

Personal Names