CWGC - Records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
1 - Historic Archive
1 - Part 1 - Work of the Commission in Connection with First World War Deaths
13 - Members Of The Commission Staff And Appointment Of Auditors.
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Sir Frank Higginson
Main topics: nomination and appointment as Canadian member of architectural staff in France; appointments as Assistant Inspector of Works; Assistant Deputy Director of Works; Deputy Director of Works; France; and Chief Administrative Officer; Central European Area; Director of Works; leave and travel arrangements.
Including:Letters from H. Baker and F. Kenyon re Higginson's suitability as architect; 18-19 Sep. 1918.Correspondence with R. Blomfield; F. Kenyon; Canadian High Commissioner and Province of Quebec Association of architects re appointment of a Canadian candidate; 4 Oct. - 31 Dec. 1918.Letter from Higginson mentioning completion of Villers-Bretonneux Australian memorial; 16 Apr. 1938.Copy of letter from F. Ware stating Commission policy on senior appointments; 21 Apr. 1938; portrait photograph of Frank Higginson
9/9/1918 - 23/9/1938
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Kenyon; Sir; Frederic George (1863-1952); Greek and biblical scholar and museum director
Baker; Sir; Herbert (1862-1946); architect and author
Blomfield; Sir; Reginald Theodore (1856-1942); architect
Ware; Sir; Fabian Arthur Goulstone (1869-1949); newspaper editor and the founder of the Imperial War Graves Commission
Higginson; Sir; Frank (1890-1958); architect; Secretary to the Imperial War Graves Commission; Director of Works; Chief Admin Officer (Deputy Controller, Central European District)
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