Reference numberNLB/52/881
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p499
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Gilbert Palmer Esquire; 5 Welldeck Road, West Hartlepool
Date6 March 1916
DescriptionInforms Gilbert Palmer Esquire that the Royal Society believes he should be regarded as a research chemist. For that reason the Society recommends that Mr. Palmer should not be called up for service with the Colours. Suggests Mr. Palmer show his Local Tribunals this letter in the case that this does happen.
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