Lord H. C. Ismay papers

Scope and Content

Bundle of 63 photographs copied from a photograph album "Somaliland August 1914-August 1915"; negatives; photocopies from the photograph album; newspaper cutting and newspaper obituary (1963).

Administrative / Biographical History

Hastings Lionel Ismay (1887-1965) served with the 21st Prince Albert Victor's Own Cavalry in Somaliland, Africa.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Lieutenant Colonel and Mrs Evetts (son-in-law and daughter) in ca. 1989. See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Africa (Sudan and Somaliland) catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tapes 525, 526 and 588: interview with Lieutenant General Sir John Evetts (son-in-law) recorded by Peter Liddle. See also GS 0533: Evetts, J.

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