Collection ANDERSON, V - ANDERSON, Lt Col Victor Dennistoun Winstanley (1900-1942)

Key Information

Reference code

ANDERSON, V

Title

ANDERSON, Lt Col Victor Dennistoun Winstanley (1900-1942)

Date(s)

  • 1929-1946 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent

1 box or 0.01 cubic metres

General Information

Name of creator

(1900-1942)

Biographical history

Born 1900; Indian Army, 1919; Adjutant and Quarter Master, Small Arms School India, 1930-1931; second in command of 1 Battalion, 14 Punjab Regiment, 12 Dec 1941-9 Jan 1942; killed in Malaya, 1942.

Archival history

Custodial history

Presented to the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives by the family in 1998.

Content and Structure

Scope and content

Papers of Lt Col Victor Dennistoun Winstanley Anderson, 1929-1946, relating to service with the Indian Army, comprising group photograph including Anderson and published material including History of the 1st Battalion 14th Punjab Regiment, Sherdil Li Paltan. [by Lt Col G H Thompson], 1946; Passing it on: short talks on tribal fighting on the North West Frontier of India by Gen Sir Andrew Skeen (Gale & Polden, 1932) and the Manual of Military Law, 1929.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Original order

Physical Description and Conditions of Use

Conditions governing access

Open, subject to signature of Reader's undertaking form, and appropriate provision of two forms of identification, to include one photographic ID.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be provided for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archives and Information Management, King's College London.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical Description

Finding aids

This collection level description.

Related Material

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

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Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Keywords/Tags

People and Organisations

Genre access points

Administrative Information

Description identifier

ANDERSON, V

Institution identifier

0099 KCLMA

Rules and/or conventions used

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Status

Level of detail

Processing Information

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

Archivist's note

Entry compiled by Sarah Drewery. Sources: Army List, Jan 1942.

Accession area