Photograph album (June-December 1918); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (September 1979).
Sir John Shaw papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection EP 077
- Dates of Creation1918-1979
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; typescript and photographs.
- Direct Link
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sir John Valentine Wistar Shaw was born in Derby in 1894 and educated at Repton. As a 2nd Lieutenant, Royal Engineers (Signals), he served on the Western Front from 1915 and in Egypt/Palestine from 1917, attached to the 7th Indian Division.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
Other Finding Aids
Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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