Sidney Cox papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection POW 017
  • Dates of Creation
      1915-1972
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file; manuscript, photographs, a postcard, and a press cutting (photocopy)

Scope and Content

7 letters from friends (13 April 1917-29 May 1919; ca. 1972); List of signatures (n.d.); Letters and a postcard from his wife (30 Mar.-11 May 1918, n.d.); Letters and postcard to his wife, including some official correspondence relating to wounding, capture, and release (10 Sep. 1917-23 Dec. 1918); Photograph (n.d.); 3 letters to his wife, two from S. H. Cox's comrades whilst he was missing (22 Jan. 1917, 9 June 1918, 21 July 1918); Letters from the Rifle Brigade POW Help Fund to S. H. Cox's wife (1 May 1918); 3 photographs (1915); Photocopied press cutting and role of honour (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Sidney H. Cox, a Driver, Royal Army Service Corps, was wounded and captured near St Quentin, 23 Mar. 1918, and held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Rastatt, Baden.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

See General Correspondence File.

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available

Microfilmed

Personal Names