Christmas card (1915); Postcard (n.d.); 2 books bound at Ruhleben (1917); 10 issues of In Ruhleben Camp Vol. I, Nos. 1-10, bound at Ruhleben (June 1915-Dec. 1915); 5 issues of the Ruhleben Camp Magazine Vol. II, Nos. 1-5, bound at Ruhleben (Mar.-Dec. 1916); 2 issues of the Ruhleben Camp Magazine Vol. II, No. 5 (Dec. 1916); 2 issues of the Ruhleben Camp Magazine Vol. III, No. 6 (June 1917); Issue of Prisoners' Pie magazine (1916); Progammes "Guide to Der Freischtz" (n.d.); Programme "The Ruhleben Irish Players" (1916); Ruhleben Exhibition souvenir album (1919); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (July 1977).
R. Brown collection
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection RUH 05
- Dates of Creation1915-1977
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box; postcards, typescript, and printed material
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
R. Llewellyn Brown (b. 1895 at Tiverton, Devon) trained at Sandhurst. He went to Germany in July 1914 to study the language in order to help qualify for a commission with The Royal Engineers, and was interned at Ruhleben, 1914-1918, living in Barrack No. 11. He later became a Major General.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by R. L. Brown in July 1977. See Ruhleben Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Ruhleben catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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