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G.A. Pim papers

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This material is held at Leeds University Library
Reference Number(s) GB 206 Liddle Collection AFE 24
Dates of Creation 1914-1917
Name of Creator Pim, G. A.
Language of Material English
Physical Description 1 file; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and press cuttings (photocopy).

Scope and Content

90 typescript letters, addressed to family, written from Rangoon (Burma), East Africa, and India (1914-1917); manuscript list of the letters (nd); 3 sheets of photocopied cuttings; 71 photographs, with annotations, copied from a photograph album [1914-1917].

Administrative / Biographical History

G.A. Pim served as a Lieutenant, and later Captain, to the 130th King George's own Baluchis during the East Africa campaign.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Lieutenant Colonel M.V.F. Pim. No record in Research Correspondence File.

Other Finding Aids

East Africa catalogue; manuscript summary of letters held with material http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See AFE 03: Archdale, FA.


In English.


Letters 20th century
Photographs Africa, East
World War, 1914-1918 Campaigns Africa, East Photographs

Personal Names

Pim G. A.

Cataloguing Info

Title G.A. Pim papers
Creation 21/10/2003 / MCD