Item MS 82/9/3 - Album of photographs taken during James Blackburn Wilson's period of service with the French Red Cross, Section Sanitaire Anglaise No.2

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MS 82/9/3


Album of photographs taken during James Blackburn Wilson's period of service with the French Red Cross, Section Sanitaire Anglaise No.2


  • February, 1916 - April, 1917. (Creation)

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Photographs are mainly of living and working conditions, medical and military equipment and personnel; also some photographs of towns and surrounding countryside showing shell damaged areas, with a few photographs of Verdun. See also MS 82/6/3 for loose material originally with this album. Also includes following items: (397) Letter, 7 April 1917, from "Le Lieutenant Commandant la SS Anglaise 2" to James Blackburn Wilson on the Occasion of Wilson's departure to join the British Army. [Pasted in album MS 82/2/6 [1]]. (398) Copy of Order 31, of the 30th division of the French Infantry, announcing that SSA2 is leaving the division after a period of attachment from July 1916 - January 1917, 18 January 1917. [Pasted in album MS 82/2/6 [1]]. (400) Printed German poster, Bekanntmachung, 23 October 1917. [Pasted in album MS 82/2/6]].


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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MS 82/9/3

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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