Bound diary (July 1914-March 1915); Additional diary entries (February-April 1915); 9 press cuttings of maps, photographs and illustrations (nd); 5 watercolour sketches (nd); Photograph (nd); 5 manuscript hand-drawn maps (March 1915, nd); Letter to Monsieur Mittelman (June 1937).
Jean Deffez papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection FR 08
- Dates of Creation1914-1937
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialFrench
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, photographs, press cuttings, and printed material. Includes 5 hand-drawn maps and 5 watercolour sketches.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Jean Deffez was a Canonnier on board the gunboat Gaulois.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by J. Deffez from 1972 to 1975. See French Veterans Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
French catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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