Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/508
File NumberCCM101641
TitlePrivate HERBERT HALLETT - YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL - 20th Hussars
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CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_508 (CCM101641).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding Private Herbert Hallett who is commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Main topics include: correspondence from next of kin regarding request for information about the burial location of Private Hallett; correspondence regarding enquiry from next of kin about the rank of Private Hallett.
Content NoteIncludes: Handwritten letter from C.P. Willmott, nephew of the casualty, to the War Office requesting information about the burial location of Private Hallett, dated 10 June 1956; letter from N. Dean, IWGC Secretary, to C.P. Willmott stating that Private Hallett was commemorated on Panel 5 on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, dated 16 June 1956; letter from J.R. Griffin, General Secretary, British Legion, on behalf of C.P. Willmott, to the IWGC Secretary regarding enquiry about Private Hallett’s rank, which was thought be to Trooper, dated 27 June 1956; letter from N. Dean to the General Secretary, British Legion, confirming that Private Hallett was serving under the rank of Private at the time of his death, dated 5 July 1956.
Date10/6/1956 - 5/7/1956
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameYPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
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