Whatley, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 559/140;D Letter to Apsley Cherry-Garrard, 22 January 1916 [From headquarters of the 6th Infantry Brigade] 2 leaves, autograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The British Expeditionary Force was formed after to Boer war. Sent to France at the start of the First World War (1914-1918) by October of 1914 seven infantry divisions were in the field.



Related Material

This is one of a number of archival collections containing letters to Cherry-Garrard regarding non polar matters, the Institute holds extensive archival collections for Apsley Cherry-Garrard.