Unique IDCWGC/1/1/16/25
File NumberACON 149
TitleVisits - Gallipoli - Saint Barnabas

CWGC_1_1_16_25 opt.pdf

DescriptionMain topics: pilgrimage to Gallipoli and Asiago plateau; friction between pilgrimage organiser (Rev. M. Mullineux MC) and Commission officials (including references to previous pilgrimages); involvement of Foreign Office and British ambassador to Turkey; concerns of Commission that relations with Turkish authorities will be affected adversely by conduct of pilgrimage; incidental detail of Mullineux's career.
Content NoteIncluding: Report on the pilgrimage and on condition of cemeteries by Lord Stopford; 18 Sep. 1928. Letter mentioning friendly attitude of a Turk to pilgrims; 20 Sep. 1928. Letter reporting on pilgrimage to Asiago; describing work of Count Memmo for IWGC in Italy; 24 Sep. 1928.
Date8/2/1928 - 3/10/1928
Extent1 file

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DS/UK/59Stopford; Viscount; James Richard Neville (1877-1957); Earl of Courtown; Assistant Secretary of the Imperial War Graves Commission1877-1957
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