Reference numberMS/929/1/152
TitleLetter from [P. Zau] Pervanti, Hollinwood, Lancashire, to James Mackenzie Davidson
Date11 April 1916
DescriptionInforms Mackenzie Davidson that he has written to the Inventions Department of the Ministry of Munitions to ask what they have done with regard to his idea for illuminating the upper air for the discovery of airships. With regards to the electro magnet question, notes that he will try and get further information on the subject and write back.
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