Correspondence book of Alexander Jackson Cunningham, 1916-1917

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Accession Number RCDIG0000922
Collection number 3DRL/3070
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 1
Object type Notebook
Physical description 65 Image/s captured
Maker Cunningham, Alexander Jackson
Place made Western Front
Date made 1916-1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Correspondence book relating to the First World War of Captain Alexander Jackson Cunningham, 2nd Field Company Engineers. In this correspondence book, kept between 3 June 1916 and 21 August 1917, Cunningham depicts his work and experiences along with those of the engineers of 2 Field Company (1 Division). Cunningham has also included hand drawn diagrams and sketches of fortifications and emplacements, progress reports, and descriptions of Ypres, Vignacourt and the Battle of Pozieres.