Series 12: Documents related to various campaigns including Gallipoli, Bapaume and Bullecourt

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Accession Number RCDIG0000116
Collection number 3DRL/3376 12/-
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Series
Item count 43
Object type Documents
Maker Various
Date made 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

This series comprises correspondence and operation reports written or received by Field Marshal Lord William Birdwood relating to the Bapaume and Bullecourt campaigns on the Western Front in 1917. French operation orders, reports and instructions compiled by Marshal Ferdinand Foch and Marshal Joseph Jacques Joffre are also included. This series also includes a lot of operation reports, correspondence and orders relating to the Gallipoli campaign. The Gallipoli material in this file is often duplicates of items held elsewhere in the Birdwood collection.