Newspaper cutting recruiting for the Frontiersmen (?1915); Letters of recommendation to join the RAF (Royal Air Force) (1918); papers relating to demobilization (1919); typescript recollections of early life and the East Africa campaign of the First World War (1972-1973); manuscript recollections, "The East African campaign 1914-1918" (nd); typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle in February 1973.
Charles Shaw papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection AFE 28
- Dates of Creation1914-1973
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, typescript, press cuttings, and printed material
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Charles Shaw, born in 1894, served as a Private with the 25th Royal Fusiliers (Frontiersmen) in the East Africa campaign, 1914-1918.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were probably placed in the Collection by C. Shaw in ca. 1972.
Other Finding Aids
East Africa catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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