H. G. Pertwee papers

Scope and Content

Typescript recollections, "The Naval Expedition to the Caspian Sea, 1918-1919" (n.d.); Glass slides (boxed) (n.d.); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (Mar. 1978).

Administrative / Biographical History

H. G. Pertwee (b. 1893 in South Wales) joined the RN (Royal Navy) in 1911 and, as Captain, served in Mesopotamia and with the Caspian Naval Force.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

Dunsterforce/Caspian Naval Force catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tape 504: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in March 1978. See also RNMN/PERTWEE: Pertwee, H. G.

Additional Information

Glass slides (boxed) are held in the base of the "Many Fronts" cabinet.