Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 532/28
Date of Creation: 1915
Place of Creation: Swindon
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 532
Content: Letter from Francis MacCunn to his Mother. Chiseldon Camp, Sunday 30 May [1915]
30 May writen by anoter hand.
Planning a visit home. Informed that only two divisions of K1 out, mostly training. Expected that reinforcements will be needed at Dardenelles. Or possibly north Italy. Met Colonel Sillars of 8th KOSB.
Letter contained in envelope. Address to Mrs MacCunn, Ben Cruach Lodge, Tarbot, Loch Lomond, 30 May
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, …
recipient: Florence Anne MacCunn d. 1939
Née Sellar. Daughter of Professor W Y Sellar. Wife of John MacCunn. Mother of Francis John MacCunn.
subject: Sillar fl.1915
Colonel, 8th King's Own Scottish Borderers.
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