Letters to Harold Edward 'Pompey' Elliott from various family members, September 1913 - September 1930

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Accession Number AWM2018.19.84
Collection number 2DRL/0513
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 44
Object type Letter
Physical description 204 Image/s captured
Maker Elliott, Harold Edward 'Pompey'
Place made Australia, United Kingdom, United Kingdom: England, United Kingdom: Wales
Date made 1913-1930
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Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of Major General Harold Edward Elliott, 3rd division. The letters cover September 1913 - September 1930 detailing; Robert Elliott's disdain for the war; Emily Lloyd Edwards hope that Pompey will one day command the brigade; Pompey's conflict with General Birdwood; post-war life in England; the death of Pompey's brother; his promotion; the death of Pompey's uncle; Pompey's childrens studies; the formation of the new Canberra capital; Pompey's role as a politician; interwar global tensions; Pompey's purchase of land and the construction of a house; Pompey sending shares in his country to his nephew Alec. This file contains:

Letter from Robert Elliott to Harold Edward Elliott, 6 September 1913
Letter from Robert Elliott to Harold Edward Elliott, 22 August 1915
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edward to Harold Edward Elliott, 3 March 1916
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Devon, 25 March 1916
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Bryn Oerog, Trevor, Wales, 11 April 1916
Letter from Nellie Peaston to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Boston, Lincolnshire, 13 April, 1916
Letter from Robert Elliott to Harold Edward Elliott, 22 August 1916
Letter from Nellie Peaston to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Boston, Lincolnshire, 11 January 1917
Letter from Brendan O'Sullivan to Harold Edward Elliott, 19 October 1917
Letter from Lieutenant Loftus-Tottenham to Harold Edward Elliott, 29 October 1917
Letter from J.A. Scott Harold Edward Elliott, the Langham Hotel, London, October 1919
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 31 January 1921
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 12 May 1921
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 2 July 1922
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 4 February 1923
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 10 November 1923
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 11 November 1923
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 16 March 1924
Letter from Martha T to her cousinHarold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 18 November 1926
Letter from Jessie to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Dene House, Low Fell, England, 1926
Letter from Jessie, to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, 1927
Letter from Martha T to her cousin, Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 6 July 1927
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 23 July 1927
Letter from P. Whitworth to Harold Edward Elliott, Amiandos, Cyprus, 2 August 1927
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 5 September 1927
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 13 November 1927
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 4 December 1927
Letter from Minnie to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott Dene House, Low Fell, England, 6 January 1928
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 7 January 1928
Letter from Martha T toher cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 10 April 1928
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 19 October 1928
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 23 October 1928
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 30 December 1928
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Nick Farm House, Bournemouth, 6 January 1929
Letter from Emily Lloyd Edwards to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 9 January 1929
Letter from Nellie Peaston to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Huddersfield, 19 January 1929
Letter from Minnie to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Wynthorpe, Barnfield, England, 19 January 1929
Letter from Alec to "Dear Uncle Harold" (Harold Edward Elliott), Huddersfield, 19 January 1929
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 16 June 1929
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott Trevor Hall, Trevor, Wrexham, Wales, 4 September 1930
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 22 March [unknown]
Letter from Martha T to her cousin Harold Edward Elliott, Moretonhampstead, Devon, 19 November [unknown]
Letter from Martha T to Harold Edward Elliott, [unknown]
Letter from Martha T to Harold Edward Elliott, Cross-Park Moretonhampstead, Devon [unknown]