Robert Paddison papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photocopied papers including certificates, letter from George V, POW (Prisoner of War) stamps, POW (Prisoner of War) currency and assorted maps (1918-1919).

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

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by C. F. Paddison (brother).

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available

Microfilmed