Photocopied typescript recollections, extracted from memoirs, of the campaign in the Northern Cameroons and service in the Yola Column, 1914-1915 (nd).
Personal recollections of Humphrey Stronge
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- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection AF 05
- Dates of Creation1914-1915
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; typescript (photocopy)
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Administrative / Biographical History
Humphrey Cecil Travell Stronge (1891-?), a Brigadier, was educated at the Royal Military College Sandhurst and seconded as an officer to the West African Frontier Force in 1914. He served in the Cameroons, German East Africa, and the Western Front, 1914-1918. Later he was the British Military Attache in Prague, 1938. Others of his papers have been deposited in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, and the Imperial War Museum, London.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by H.R. Stilwell (son-in-law) in 1977. See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
West Africa catalogue (Cameroons and Togoland) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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