Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 1376/3
Date of Creation: 1916
Place of Creation: Greenock, Scotland
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 1376
Content: Copy of a letter, to John Kenneth Bulfin-Crawford, from William Clark, 2nd Jan. 1916. (6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders). Typescript.
Reports that he has been gazetted to the 3/5 Argylls. Describes his protracted journey back to England from France on being told to report to the War Office regarding his commission. Writing while on leave at home in Greenock.
Physical Description: 2 sheets.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
Material Type: Letter
Accession Number: 2573
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: William Clark fl.1916
Gazetted to the 3/5 Argylls and commissioned as an officer in January 1916.
recipient: John Kenneth Bulfin-Crawford fl.1915-1974
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders, no. 14710. Still on the role of the battalion reunion club when it disbanded in 1974.
subject: Great Britain. Army. 6th Cameron Highlanders
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