Collection CLARE-HUNT - CLARE-HUNT, Gp Capt Reginald John (1909-1985)

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CLARE-HUNT, Gp Capt Reginald John (1909-1985)


  • 1985 (Creation)
  • 1928-1958 (Creation)

Level of description



2 volumes

Scope and content

Flying log books covering service in Egypt, UK and South Africa, 1928-1958, and obituary by Gp Capt George Roberts Montgomery, 1985.

System of arrangement

2 volumes

General Information

Name of creator


Biographical history

Born in 1909; first RAF commission, 1928; Flight Lt, 1932; served in Middle East, 1932-1938; Sqn Ldr, No 5 (Bomber) Group, 1938; served in World War Two in South Africa and UK; Gp Capt, General Duties Branch, 1949; retired in 1959; died in 1985.

Custodial history

Placed in the Centre by the family in 1986.

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 supplied from open material for research purposes only.

Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, via the Archives.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Finding aids

This collection level description.

Existence and location of originals

Off-campus collection

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Related descriptions


Decorations: CBE

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Rules and/or conventions used

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000.


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