Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 532/18
Date of Creation: 1915
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 532
Content: Letter from Francis MacCunn. 1st page missing, heading on page 'II' . Suspects a move to Basingstoke next week. Comments on the Major giving him too much of the interesting work, and not enough to MacKenzie and Cameron. Missing is an enclosed letter from the trenches. Sarcasm on the subject of the Canadians, retracts comments on 'Princess Pat's'.
Physical Description: 1 folded sheet
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
Material Type: Letter
Accession Number: 4178
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Francis John MacCunn 1888-1915
Born in Liverpool. Son of John MacCunn and Florence Anne Sellar (d 1939). A cousin of the composer Hamish MacCunn. Studied at the University of Oxford. Assistant, …
subject: Donald Cameron fl.1914
Of K.E.H.
subject: Canada. Army. Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
subject: George B. Mackenzie fl.1915
2nd Lieutenant of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Left the battalion before it went overseas for service in 1915.
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