Photocopied papers including certificates, letter from George V, POW (Prisoner of War) stamps, POW (Prisoner of War) currency and assorted maps (1918-1919).
Robert Paddison papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection POW 049
- Dates of Creation1914-1990
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, maps, and printed material (photocopy) Includes Prisoner of War stamps and currency
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Robert Milner Paddison (d. 1920), a Lieutenant, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, served on the Western Front. He was held as a POW (Prisoner of War) and escaped from Holzminden before recapture at the Dutch border.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by C. F. Paddison (brother).
Other Finding Aids
POW catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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