Reference numberNLB/52/581
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p332
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to H. Telfer Whitelaw Esquire; 144 St. Vincent Street, Glasgow
Date19 January 1916
DescriptionInforms H. Telfer Whitelaw Esquire that his course of action should be to point out to the recruiting officer that as a chemist he cannot be called up for enlistment without the consent of the Royal Society.
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