2 press cuttings (23 November 1918, nd); 4 photographs (nd); Manuscript letter to his mother (22 June 1918); Manuscript letter to his father (1 July 1918); Manuscript letter to 'Dear old Elsie' (25 August 1918); 3 manuscript copies of letters to Professor Vipan (father), regarding the death of his son (24 September 1918, 29 September 1918, 3 October 1918).
Cecil Vipan papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection EP 083
- Dates of Creation1918
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, photographs, and press cuttings.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Cecil A. Vipan was a 2nd Lieutenant, 1st Battalion, Cape Corps, serving in East Africa and Egypt/Palestine. He was killed in action at Gallows Hill, 20 September 1918.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by Captain R.E. Morgan, RN (Royal Navy), (nephew). See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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