Photocopied Special Orders of Major General Charles V.F. Townshend, 28 November 1915-11 April 1916 (nd); Map of Mesopotamia (October 1916); Bound, typescript recollections 'War-time Wanderings of the 1st/4th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment (T.F.), 1914-1919', with bound photocopy (1966); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (July 1977).
H.V. Wheeler papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection MES 109
- Dates of Creation1914-1977
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; typescript and printed material (partly photocopy). Includes 1 map.
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Administrative / Biographical History
H.V. Wheeler was born at Paddington, London, in 1895. As a Private, 1st/4th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment, he served in Mesopotamia and was held POW (Prisoner of War) after the Siege of Kut-el-Amara.
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Other Finding Aids
Mesopotamia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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