Aitken, James Murray, MC (Lieutenant, b.1891 - d.1918

Collection ID 1DRL/0013
Collection type Private Record
Title Aitken, James Murray, MC (Lieutenant, b.1891 - d.1918
Measurement 4 wallets : 4 cm
Object type Papers
Maker Aitken, James Murray
Place made Egypt: Alexandria
Date made 1914-1918

Collection relating to the service of Lieutenant James Murray Aitken, MC, 11 Battalion, Gallipoli and France, 5 December 1914-12 May 1918. Letters and diaries provide detailed descriptions of Aitken's active service in Gallipoli and France; training in Egypt; leave taken in England; promotions, and recommendation for Military Cross.