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Letter from Lord Methuen
Title : Letter from Lord Methuen Letter from Lord Methuen
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Creator : Usher, T.
Source : Usher, T., D 5745(Misc)
Date of creation : 1901
Additional Creator : Methuen, Paul Sandford, 1845-1932
Format : Letter
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :

Calligraphic copy of letter by Lord Methuen, commander of the First Division in the South African War, presented by T. Usher, praising the men of the South Australian Bushmen's Corps to which Usher belonged.

Related names :

Methuen, Paul Sandford, 1845-1932

Coverage year : 1901
Period : 1884-1913
Further reading :

Austin, Ronald J. The Australian illustrated encyclopedia of the Zulu and Boer wars, McCrae, Vic. : Slouch Hat Publications, c1999

Chief of Army/Australian War Memorial History Conference, (1999 : Canberra, A.C.T.). The Boer War : army, nation and empire / the 1999 Chief of Army/Australian War Memorial Military History Conference ; edited by Peter Dennis and Jeffrey Grey, Canberra : Dept. of Defence, Army History Unit, 2000

Field, L. M. The forgotten war : Australia and the Boer War, Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1995

Haydon, AP. 'South Australia's first war', Historical studies, Australia and New Zealand, vol. 11, no. 42 (April 1964), p. 222-233

Wallace, Robert L. The Australians at the Boer War, Canberra : Australian War Memorial [and] Australian Government Publishing Service, 1976 

Wilcox, Craig. Australia's Boer War : the war in South Africa, 1899-1902, South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press in association with the Australian War Memorial, 2002

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