Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/340
File NumberCCM87722
TitleCorporal WATSON - HAIDAR PASHA CEMETERY - Army Pay Corps
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CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_340 (CCM87722).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Corporal W.J. Watson in Haida Pasha Cemetery, Turkey. Main topics include: correspondence with A. G. Ransley, Esq., a former comrade of Corporal Watson who enquired about visiting his grave during his planned visit to Istanbul, provision of directions and letter of appreciation upon his return.
Content NoteIncludes: letter from A. G. Ransley, Esq., a former comrade of Corporal Watson who had attended his funeral in 1919 enquiring about visiting his grave during his planned visit to Istanbul; the Commission's reply providing directions; and follow-up correspondence upon his return including his letter of appreciation asking for the name and address of the caretaker (Kasim Gerday) which the Commission subsequently obtained and shared with him.
Date29/12/1959 - 20/07/1960
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameHAIDAR PASHA CEMETERY
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