Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/131
File NumberCCM40418
TitleFlying Officer RODERICK JOHN MURCHISON - CAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY - Royal Air Force
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DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding the grave of Flying Officer Roderick John Murchison in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.
Content NoteIncludes: Handwritten letter from Mr Roderick Impey Murchison, Flying Officer Murchison's son, asking for the name and location of the cemetery in which his father was buried, and any further information to allow him to identity the grave, 2 September 1951; reply from F Tyrrell, IWGC Secretary, to Mr Murchison, giving the name of the cemetery and directions to it, 5 September 1951; handwritten letter from Miss Jessie Murchison, Flying Officer Murchison's daughter, informing the Commission that on an upcoming trip to East Africa she intended to visit the cemetery, and asking for a rough plan of the cemetery to help her find the grave, as well as its opening times, 21 March 1960; sketch plan of the cemetery, undated; handwritten letter from Miss Murchison, thanking the Commission for their assistance in providing information, undated [c. April 1960?].
Date2/9/1951 - 12/4/1960
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameCAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
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