Catalogue description Lord Gainford Of Headlam (Major Joseph Pease)

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Title: Lord Gainford Of Headlam (Major Joseph Pease)

An extensive collection of ms letters, personal accounts and other papers covering 1914 - 1960 but relating mainly to his First World War service as an officer with the Lovat Scout Regiment in the United Kingdom on Home Defence (May - August 1915), at Gallipoli (September - December 1915), in Egypt (December 1915 - October 1916) and in Salonika (November 1916 - July 1918), together with a collection of General Orders, Regulations and Instructions to the Lovat Scout Regiment, November 1914 - June 1918; material relating to his proposal to write the history of the Lovat Scouts including letters, newspapers, reports, monthly returns of strength and distribution and lists of officers; notebooks containing his lecture notes, 1914 - 1945; printed material including Army training manuals, 1914 - 1941; and various maps, photographs and other documents.

Date: 1914-1960
Held by: Imperial War Museum Department of Documents, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Pease, Joseph, 1889-1971, 2nd Baron Gainford, Major

Physical description: (Original documents), 7 series
Access conditions:


  • Dardanelles, Ottoman Empire
  • Salonika
  • Egypt
  • First World War, 1914-1918
  • Dardanelles campaign, 1915-1916
  • Army personnel
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