Reference numberNLB/52/771
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p440
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. J. R. Airey; Municipal Technical Institute, Romford Road, West Ham, E.
Date25 February 1916
DescriptionConfirms that twenty census cards have been sent to the Technical College, Derby, as requested by Dr. J. R. Airey. Also clarifies to Dr. Airey the fact that these cards are not only for men who have attested or enlisted but for all men who are still available for scientific work, whether that be with Military Forces or in civil employment in connection with the war.
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