Reference numberNLB/52/863
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p489
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS
Date3 March 1916
DescriptionEncloses the cases of nine men that have been brought before the Royal Society in the hope that they will be exempted from military service [none enclosed].The cases are of Mr. John Knaggs, H. T. Martin, Eric Sinkinson, Leslie French, Leslie H. Howlett, W. A. Haward, W. King, R. J. Sarjant and Alfred Levey. Asks Dr. Percy Faraday Frankland to minute his decision on them.
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