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).
Patrick Buxton papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection MES 115
- Dates of Creationca. 1915-1919
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 boxes; manuscript (photocopy) and photographs.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Patrick Alfred Buxton, born in 1892, was a Captain, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), serving in Mesopotamia and Persia.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Helen M. Wright (daughter). See Research Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Mesopotamia catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
Alternative Form Available
The papers of DAJB Buxton (brother) are held at the Imperial War Museum, London.