E.D. Wolton papers

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      GB 206 Liddle Collection EP 095
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  • Physical Description
      1 box; manuscript (photocopy), typescript, postcards, a press cutting, and printed material. Includes 3 Christmas cards.

Scope and Content

2 bound volumes of photocopied manuscript letters, extracts, verse and recollections (nd); Souvenir booklet "A Short History of the Suffolk Regiment" (nd); 2 Field Service postcards (nd); 2 East Anglian Division Christmas cards (1917); 54th Division Christmas card (1918); Press cutting 'Gallipoli Today' (nd); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (March 1972).

Administrative / Biographical History

E.D. Wolton was a 2nd Lieutenant, later Captain, 1st/5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment, 54th Division, serving at Gallipoli in 1915 and in Egypt/Palestine from 1916.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by E.D. Wolton.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Gallipoli and Egypt/Palestine Catalogues (hard copies) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See GALL 114: Wolton, ED. Tapes 166 and 105: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in March 1972.