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A Soldier's Capture at the Front: A Memoir

 Item
Identifier: 2001-030

Content Description

A handwritten memoir of a soldier's (British officer's) capture at the front, life in a prison camp, and his various escapes. Written in Scotland, December 1917. The soldier, whose identity is known only by his first name "Gordon", served with the 7th Battalion of the 1st British Columbia Regiment (CEF) and No. 2 Company of the 16th Battalion.

Dates

  • 1916 - 1917

Condition Description

Good.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 boxes) : Handwritten entries in a manuscript notebook. ; 22.8 x 17.8 x 1.5 cm

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor.

Condition Description

Good.

Source

Title
A Soldier's Capture at the Front: A Memoir
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2019-12-13
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
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