John Watt papers

Scope and Content

Typescript recollections (nd); 45 photographs (1916-1919).

Administrative / Biographical History

John Mitchell Watt was born at Port Elizabeth, Cape Colony, in 1892. As a 2nd Lieutenant, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), he served with the 40th Field Ambulance, 39th Brigade, 13th Division, in Mesopotamia. Later he became a Colonel, and after that a Professor.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by his widow.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See AIR 337: Watt, WP (brother).

Personal Names