14 photographs (1918-1919, nd); Biographical note (nd); Typed transcript of Mesopotamian diary, 22 January 1918-9 July 1919 (nd); Photocopied press cutting "Show me the way to go home ... " by John R. Millburn (son) from the Bucks and Berks Countryside, Vol. 19, No. 139 (March 1979); Typescript letter from John R. Millburn (son) to W.G. Gledhill (21 July 1982).
Bowness Millburn papers
- For more information, email the repository
- Advice on accessing these materials
- Cite this description
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Bowness John Millburn (1879-1950) was educated at Berkhamsted School and initially served with the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry from 1917. As a Corporal, 1018 Motor Transport Company, ASC (Army Service Corps), he then served in Mesopotamia, January 1918-April 1919.
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by John R. Millburn (son). See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Mesopotamia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
Alternative Form Available