Book of illustrations "Iraq" ; 20 picture postcards (1914-1915, 1929, nd); Postcard poem 'Blighty' (nd); Booklet "The Land of Two Rivers" ; Press cuttings (4 April 1932, nd); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (1975).
A.S. Spong papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection MES 101
- Dates of Creation1914-1975
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; typescript, postcards, press cuttings, and printed material.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A.S. Spong was born at Twickenham, Middlesex, in 1894. As a Sergeant, he served with the Army Police on the Western Front and at Gallipoli, and in Mesopotamia in 1919.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
Other Finding Aids
Mesopotamia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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