Reference numberNLB/69/536
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p283
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to A. O. Blackhurst Esq., Valex Factor Laboratory, P. O. Box 26, Smyrna [Izmir] Asia Minor [Turkey]
Date2 June 1926
DescriptionReplies that a duplicate of recommendation for exemption of military service cannot be sent, as was issued to A. O. Blackhurst during the late war [WW1]. States that the Militray Service Committee has been discharged and the vast majority of the correspondence and documents not kept.
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