Harold Peerman papers

Scope and Content

Framed portrait photograph (nd); 33 manuscript letters to his sister, Mrs Caroline Meaby, with handlist and explanatory notes (9 August 1917-12 June 1919).

Administrative / Biographical History

Harold Claudius Peerman, who died in 1962, was a Lieutenant, Welsh Howitzer Battery, RFA (Royal Field Artillery), serving in Egypt/Palestine and Mesopotamia. He emigrated to South Africa after the Second World War.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Joan Peerman (daughter). See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm