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Leslie Hiscox papers

 Collection — Box: 00.0399-Box 1
Identifier: 02-00.0399

Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Captain Leslie Hiscox served who served as a British officer in the Royal Army Service Corps (RASC). He was stationed in Damascus and Palestine. He participated in the invasion force of Sicily, with the British 8th Army commanded by General Sir Bernard Montogomery. He was also part of the invasion of Italy. This collection consists of Leslie Hiscox's two diaries from his time posted in Damascus and Palestine from 1942-1943.

Dates

  • January 1, 1942-December 31, 1943

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Captain Leslie Hiscox served as a British officer in the Royal Army Service Corps (RASC). From 1942-1943, he was stationed in Damascus and Palestine. He participated in the invasion force of Sicily, with the British 8th Army commanded by General Sir Bernard Montogomery. He was also part of the invasion of Italy. He passed away on April 7, 1999.

Extent

1 boxes

Title
Leslie Hiscox papers
Author
Julia Walsh
Date
October 7, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Institute on WWII and the Human Experience Repository