Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 1376/12/7
Date of Creation: 1973
Place of Creation: Glasgow, Scotland
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 1376
Content: Photograph taken at the Mazingarbe Bell ceremony, 4th April 1973. (6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders). Shows Major General Douglas Wimberley, Sir William Robieson and Sir Philip Christison seated in front of the bell. (Glasgow Herald) [no reference number].
Physical Description: 1 photographic print (black and white). 20. 3 x 25.8 cm.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Not Assigned
Material Type: Photograph
Accession Number: 2574
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

subject: A. F. Philip Christison fl.1914-1973
Captain of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Joined 20/9/1914; Machine Gun officer, wounded 26/9/1915; A/captain 27/9/1915; rejoined 30/9/1916; to England …
subject: Sir William D. Robieson 1890-1977
Assistant to Professor of History, University of Glasgow, 1913-1914.
subject: Douglas Neil Wimberley 1896-1983
Major General. Commissioned into the Queen's Cameron Highlanders in 1915. Wounded and won Military Cross in service in World War One. See Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
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