Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 532/30
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. 6th Camerons, Chiseldon, 20 June [1915]
News that Bill [brother] has gone to the front. Machine gun officers of the 44th Brigads staying. Major MacKenzie up for foreign service. Walker and Jimmy on leave. Saltie staying at camp, now Officer of the 7th Batallion, was in Glasgow O.T.C.
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: William MacCunn fl.1914-1915
Brother of Francis John MacCunn. Served with the King's Own Scottish Borderers in 1915. Permanent secretary of the Bluecoat Society of arts, Liverpool.
subject: Mackenzie fl.1914
Major.
subject: Saltie fl.1915
subject: Hugh Walker fl.1914-1915
Captain, 6th Camerons.
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