Reference numberNLB/52/887
Alternative reference numberNLB/52 p502
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Messrs. The British Boiler Fluid & Engineers' Stores Co. Ltd.; 33 Tanner Streetm Tower Bridge Road, S.E.
Date6 March 1916
DescriptionReply to an earlier letter from the British Boiler Fluid & Engineering Stores Co. Ltd. Informs them that it would seem that Mr. W. M. O'Donnoghue's position is that of a works chemist, which is exempt from military service under the Military Service Act, but which does not fall within the jurisdiction of the Royal Society.
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