Photocopied letters (n.d.); Photocopied papers relating to Russian military service (Jan.-Apr. 1921); Miscellaneous photocopied certificates (1916-1921); Photocopied press cuttings (6 Apr. 1987, n.d.); Miscellaneous photocopied papers (n.d.); Photocopied manuscript recollections (n.d.).
Nicolas Leslie papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection RUS 31
- Dates of Creation1914-1990
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialRussian French English
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, press cuttings, and printed material (photocopy)
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Nicolas Leslie (formerly Dmitrevsky, Nicolay Vasiljevich and b. 1901 in Volsk) served on the Eastern Front with the Lifeguards of Varshava, Russian Army, during the First World War and later with the White Army. He fled Russia after the Bolshevik success and lived in Corsica before settling in Northamptonshire.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by R. R. Leslie (son). See Research Correspondence File.
In Russian, French, and English
Other Finding Aids
Russia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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