Dennis Cartledge papers

Scope and Content

Typescript recollections, written soon after his release (n.d.); 57 photographs (1915-1916, n.d.); 26 postcards, mainly to D. Cartledge in Holland (28 Aug.-3 Oct. 1918, n.d.); 2 Christmas cards (1937, n.d.); Greetings card (1975).

Administrative / Biographical History

Dennis Cartledge, Corporal, 1st Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster) Regiment, served on the Western Front, 1914. He was wounded, 26 Aug. 1914, and held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Senne Lager, Dlmen, Minden, Soltan and Bhmte. He was transferred to Holland in Jan. 1918.

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Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs J. Walton (daughter).


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