Edmund Hancock papers

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection AFE 12
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  • Physical Description
      1 file; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and printed material. The mounted photograph has had its top cut off.

Scope and Content

2 note book diaries (November-December 1918; January-February [1919]); typed transcript of the diaries; Temporary Commission for September 1914 (January 1915); Commission (1920); mounted photograph of a group of officers (1917); 2 photographs (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Edmund William Hancock served as a 2nd Lieutenant with the Gordon Highlanders in East Africa, 1918-1919.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Hilary Kirkland in 1980. No record; but see note on the diary transcript.


In English.

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