- Curtis familyCurtis, Jim (Jnr), active 1917; Curtis, Annie, active 1917; Curtis, James, active 1892-1917; Curtis, Michael Joseph, 1892-1917; Curtis, Francis, 1898-
Collection comprises World War One letters from Michael Curtis in Egypt back to his family in Dannevirke. These letters describe his time in Egypt, visiting the pyramids and Cairo. Comments on fellow soldiers from Dannervirke that he has met including sons from the Allardice family. Describes living conditions at camp, and comments on periods when he has been recovering from battle wounds. Also includes further letters from or to other Curtis family members and ephemera concerning Michael Curtis' death.
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Papers concern Sergeant Michael Curtis who served with the Wellington Mounted Rifles in World War One, dying from wounds in 1917.
Quantity: 3 folder(s). 0.03 Linear Metres.
Physical Description: Mss & printed matter
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- 3 folder(s), 0.03 Linear Metres, Ephemera, Family papers, Manuscripts, Personal correspondence, Mss & printed matter
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