William Townsend papers

Scope and Content

Two letters from Townsend to his niece, Dorothy Mullinder (1914, 1916).

Administrative / Biographical History

William Townsend served as a Lieutenant Corporal in the 11th Battalion of the South African Defence Force, and was active in the East Africa campaign (1916).

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by T.G. Booer (great nephew) in 1988. See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

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Related Material

See DF: General Aspects: Agriculture: Mullinder, D. See also RNMN: Miscellaneous: Booer, TG: Courteville (France), deposited by TG Booer in 1983.