Diary of Sir Bernard Keen

Scope and Content

Manuscript diary (1 January-31 October 1917).

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Bernard Keen was born in 1890 and educated at University College, London. As a Lieutenant, 1st/5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment, he served at Gallipoli and in Egypt/Palestine. He was involved in research work at Woolwich Arsenal in 1918.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by A.L. Keen and B.B. Keen (sons). See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

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