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Given by Miss M.D. Cra’ster

Small Collections Box 7

  1. TS Copy of ‘A reminiscence of the Sepoy Mutiny written 8 years afterwards’ by Colonel William R. Cra’ster, late Royal Artillery. Reminiscence of the Siege of Delhi with considerable detail of military strategy. 12pp.
  2. Censored letters, 4 December 1917 and 9 December 1917, from George Cra’ster, serving with his regiment, (6th Lancers, King Edward’s Own) written to his sister, Minnie, in England. (Two envelopes.)
  3. ‘An appreciation. Colonel William R. Cra’ster, late R.A.’, photocopy taken from a Royal Artillery Association publication, n.d.
  4. Collecting card for the National Association for Supplying Female Medical Aid to the Women of India.