Patrick Buxton papers

Scope and Content

2 photograph albums, possibly once belonging to V.H.W. Dowson (nd); Photocopies of manuscript correspondence with family, including Violet Buxton (ne Jex Blake) (mother), Alfred Buxton (father), Denis A.J.B. Buxton (brother), Muryell Buxton (ne Rice) (wife) and Elizabeth Buxton (sister), 7 April 1915-14 July 1915 and 16 May 1917-24 November 1919, with summary notes (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Patrick Alfred Buxton, born in 1892, was a Captain, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), serving in Mesopotamia and Persia.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Helen M. Wright (daughter). See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

Other Finding Aids

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Additional Information

The papers of DAJB Buxton (brother) are held at the Imperial War Museum, London.