Lieutenant Colonel G.K. Maurice - Papers

Object Title

Lieutenant Colonel G.K. Maurice - Papers

Lieutenant Colonel G.K. Maurice - Papers

Date

1914-19

Reference

MAU 1

Level

Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence books, letters and other ephemera of Lieutenant Colonel G.K. Maurice, DSO, MC, Officer Commanding the 8th Field Ambulance, 3rd Division, on the Western Front, 1914-18, Collection includes official letters and messages relating to operational matters, medical arrangements and the domestic and personal concernes of the 8th Field Ambulance and its sub-units, including Regimental Medical Officers serving with the infantry battalions, collection stations etc.

Extent

1 archive box

Access Conditions

Open access

Administrative / Biographical History

Lieutenant Colonel Godfrey Kindersley Maurice was a surgeon, commissioned in the Royal Army Medical Corps (TF) in 1912, and served with the 3rd Division in France throughout the First World War. After the war he took a regular commission, retiring in 1931 after service in Egypt and the Sudan. He rejoined in 1939 and served in North Africa during the Second World War

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