Photocopies of memoir covering military service, 1860-1918; published account of Tochi Valley expedition, Afghanistan, 1897-1898; complaint relating to conditions in trenches, Western Front, World War One, 1915.
WINTOUR, Maj Gen Fitzgerald (1860-1949)
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- ReferenceGB 99 KCLMA Wintour
- Dates of Creation1898-1918
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.5 box or 0.005 cubic metres
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Born in 1860; entered Army, 1880; served in Egypt, 1882; Sudan, 1884-1885 and 1885-1886; Capt, Royal West Kent Regt, 1887; served on North West Frontier, India, 1897; served in Boer War, South Africa, 1899-1901; Maj, 1900; Lt Col, Norfolk Regt, 1904; Col, 1908; commanded brigade in France, World War One, 1914-1915; Deputy Assistant and Quarter Master General, Headquarters, 2 Army, 1915; retired, 1918; died in 1949.
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Placed in the Centre by the family in 1990.
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