Beauchamp, Leslie Heron, 1894-1915

Beauchamp, Chummie, 1894-1915

Katherine Mansfield's only brother, known as `Chummie'. Completed an Officers' Training Course and was commissioned as a lieutenant in the South Lancashire Regiment - `The Prince of Wales's Volunteers'. Stayed with Katherine in the third week of August 1915, while on a bombing instructors course at Clapham Common. Killed in France, October 1915 in a hand-grenade accident at Ploegsteert Wood, near Armentieres. (Information from "The Collected letters of Katherine Mansfield" Vol 1 by Vincent O'Sullivan and Margaret Scott, page 198)

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Date: [ca 1896, ca 1907-1922] Ref: PA1-o-1791 Description: Photographs relating to Katherine Mansfield taken between circa 1896 and circa 1922. Includes a portrait of Katherine signed 'I am For ever Your Wig'. Accom...
Date: 15 Jun 2001 From: Kirkpatrick, Brownlee Jean, 1919-2007:Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-11923-72 Description: Auction catalogue of the Books, Maps & Manuscripts sale by Phillips Auctioneers held in London on 15 June 2001, featuring "Family papers of Katherine Mansfie...
Delahenty, A L :Photograph of Beauchamp family at Las Palmas, 1903
Date: 16 March 1903 Ref: PAColl-4131 Description: The Beauchamp family, and others, at Las Palmas, 16 March 1903. The family were en route to England on the `Niwaru'. Left to right, back row: Katherine Mansf...
Date: [1986] From: Sundborn, Maggy, 1937-1990 : Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-6736-07 Description: Chronological files of Mansfield's life divided into childhood, Queens College, New Zealand again, London and meeting Murry, interview with Katherine Middlet...
Date: 1914 - 1915 By: Bell, Andrew Beauchamp Mackintosh, 1912-1977 Ref: Curios-024-c-008 Description: Silver medal for World War I, with the head of George V and a warrior on horseback. Bronze medal in a star shape with crossed swords, surmounted by a crown, ...
Portrait of the young Katherine Mansfield with her brother and sisters
Date: 1898 Ref: 1/2-028640-F Description: Portrait taken of the young Katherine Mansfield and her brother and sisters when they were attending Karori School. From left to right: Vera, Charlotte Mary...
Head and shoulders portrait of Leslie Heron Beauchamp, Katherine Mansfield's brother
Date: ca 1909 Ref: 1/2-082103-F Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Leslie Heron Beauchamp, Katherine Mansfield's brother. Taken by an unknown photographer circa 1909. Quantity: 1 b&w original ...
Date: [ca 1901] Ref: 1/2-065370-G Description: Boys from Fitzherbert Terrace School, Thorndon, Wellington, circa 1901. Katherine Mansfield's brother, Leslie, is in the front row, on the far right. Also id...
Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923 : Letter to Leslie Beauchamp
Date: 25 Sep 1915 By: Mansfield, Katherine, 1888-1923 Ref: MS-Papers-2413 Description: Letter written on Selfridge's letterhead from Mansfield to her brother, Leslie, after their last meeting before his death Source of title - Supplied Leslie...
Date: [1986] From: Sundborn, Maggy, 1937-1990 : Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-6736-02 Description: Comprises copy of Sundborn's film assignment on Katherine Mansfield (1987) with the proposed film treatment of her life (from Sundborn's volume 1); includes ...
Date: 1914-1935 By: MacNamara, Gordon, active 1980 Ref: MS-Papers-2063 Description: The papers consist of letters from Leslie Beauchamp to his family and friends 1914-1915; letters of condolence to his parents Harold and Annie Beauchamp, 191...
Papers relating to Leslie Heron Beauchamp
Date: 1912-1917 Ref: MS-Papers-7224-05 Description: Letters and telegram from Leslie Beauchamp to his sister, Katherine Mansfield, written from Wellington, England and Flanders; Beauchamp's military training a...
Lafayette, C :Leslie Heron Beauchamp [1914?]
Date: 1912 - 1914 By: Lafayette, C, active 1914 Ref: A-006-001 Description: Shows Katherine Mansfield's younger brother "Chummie" in army uniform Title from pencilled inscription on verso Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Descr...
Date: 1906-1923 By: Renshaw, Jeanne Worthington, 1892-1989 Ref: MS-Papers-4005 Description: Letters to Jeanne, Charlotte, Vera and Harold Beauchamp and Clara Palmer. Writers include Katherine Mansfield, Leslie Beauchamp, Annie Beauchamp and John Mid...
Katherine Mansfield and her brother Leslie
Date: 1907 Ref: 1/4-010048-F Description: Portrait of Katherine Mansfield and her brother Leslie. Taken by an unknown photographer in Wellington, 1907. Back of file print suggests that the women pic...
Journal kept for Katherine Mansfield
Date: 1-12 Sep 1908 Ref: MSX-5970 Description: Journal kept for Katherine by her siblings Leslie, Vera and Jeanne describing a Nelson holiday taken by them from 1 to 12 Sep 1908. The main text was written...
Date: [1986] From: Sundborn, Maggy, 1937-1990 : Papers relating to Katherine Mansfield Ref: MS-Papers-6736-04 Description: Film treatment covering period of meeting of John Middleton Murry to the death of Leslie Beauchamp including time at Bandol Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: [ca 1919], [1923-1938] By: Beauchamp, Harold (Sir), 1858-1938 Ref: fMS-Papers-2194 Description: Memorial reads: `I join with my grateful people in sending you this memorial of a brave life given for others in the Great War, George R.I.'. Certificate enr...
Leslie Heron Beauchamp
Date: [1914?] From: Murry, John Middleton, 1889-1957 :Photographs of Katherine Mansfield and John Middleton Murry Ref: PAColl-6826-1-48 Description: Leslie Heron Beauchamp (1894-1915), brother of Katherine Mansfield, in the uniform of the South Lancashire Regiment. Photograph taken ca 1914 by an unknown ...
Date: ca 1898-1921, ca 1970s, ca 2000 By: Day, Peter, 1937- Ref: PAColl-7742 Description: Photographs of Katherine Mansfield, her family and friends, including Ida Baker. Many of the photographs were taken during Mansfield's stay at the Villa Iso...