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Frederick "Fritz" Bachman Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: R0043-FFB

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 63 letters written by Bachman, an American enlisted in the Canadian Forces during the First World War. Letters are from Canada, Great Britain and Iraq where he participated in the British Mesopotamia Campaign.

Dates

  • 1917 - 1920

Creator

Biographical Note

Frederick "Fritz" Bachman was medically unfit to serve with the American forces so he joined the Royal Expeditionary Forces in 1917.

Extent

0.6 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

When Bachman died, he left his letters to Dr. Eric Nordling of Bryson City, North Carolina. Dr. and Mrs. Eric Nordling donated the collection to the University of Baltimore in August 2001.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Baltimore Regional Studies Archives Repository

Contact:
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Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA
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