Reference numberNLB/52/774
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p442
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to F. R. Cox Esquire, Assistant Military Representative at the Army Recruiting Office; 246 High Holborn, E.C.
Date25 February 1916
DescriptionReply to an earlier request from F. R. Cox Esquire. Explains to Mr. Cox that the Society cannot make a decision on the military service of Mr. John Richards Harries without more details of his qualifications as a chemist. Notes that the Society is in communication with the Hospital for Sick Children for these details, and that their decision will be forwarded onto Mr. Cox at the Army Recruiting Office as soon as possible.
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