Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)AC47/1/1-34
TitleOfficial papers relating to Mesopotamian campaign and Nixon-Townshend Controversy
Extentapprox. 35 items
Date1915-1916
DescriptionPrinted, typescript and manuscript notes, memoranda, correspondence, minutes and miscellanea; including copies of telegraphic correspondence and other copy correspondence, extracts [and drafts]; relating to Mesopotamia and Nixon-Townshend Controversy, 1915-1916
Correspondents: George Curzon [1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston; Lord President of the Council, 1916-1919; Leader of the House of Lords, 1916-1924; Member of Imperial War Cabinet, 1916; Lord Privy Seal, 1915-1916; various other political offices], [E]dward Grey [1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon; Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, 1905-1916], F. Strachey, Sir E. Barrow, [Nixon], Austen Chamberlain [acting as Secretary of State for India, 1915-1917] and others
Includes: /12, /32a Newspaper cuttings; /33-/34 Printed memorandum and report relating to Townshend's appreciation of the position after the Battle of Kut-El-Amara and 1915 operations of the troops under his command, 1916
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/32a is in addition to /32; /34 stored separately; /12 and /32a are newspaper cuttings