King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
AYLMER, Sir Fenton John (1862-1935), Lieutenant General

Service biography
Joined Royal Engineers 1880; Burma expedition 1886-1887; awarded Victoria Cross, Hazara expedition, India 1891; Isazai expedition 1892; Chitral expedition 1895; World War I 1914-1918; Corps Commander, Mesopotamia 1915-1916; retired 1919; Col Commandant Royal Engineers 1922-1935

Papers
BRITISH LIBRARY DEPARTMENT OF MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS, LONDON: The papers of Sir Mark Aurel Stein, archaeologist and explorer include correspondence with Aylmer 1905-1928 (ref: MSS Stein); NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM, LONDON: VC file (ref: 7407-83); two letters to G G Clarke concerning the Bengal Sappers and Miners 1930

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