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GD50The John MacGregor Collection1202-1926
GD50/184John MacGregor's genealogical notes on families1787-1963
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD50/184/112
Title John MacGregor's notes on MacGregor casualties and prisoners in the First World War
Dates 1915-1918
Access status Open
Location Off site
Description 1. 1915-1918. Volume of newscuttings reporting the MacGregor casualties of the First World War

2. 1916-1918. Cash book recording payments for minor purchases for wounded MacGregors in hospital, funded by the Clan Gregor Society

3. 1916-1918. Bundle of receipts for foodstuffs and tobacco, and from Canadian Red Cross Society, prisoner of war funds, etc.

4. 1915-1918. Miscellaneous papers (including correspondence) concerning the organisation of food parcels for prisoners of war, including printed leaflets stating what can be sent. Agencies include Royal Scots Fusiliers Prisoners of War Care Committee, Lady Dodds' Prisoners of War Fund, British Red Cross Society, Soldiers' and Sailors' Families' Association, and others.

5. 1917-1918. Miscellaneous papers (including correspondence) relating to the Clan Gregor Society organising themselves to help the prisoners of war, including a list of prisoners associations.

6. 1916-1918. Field post cards from MacGregor prisoners of war in Germany thanking the Clan Gregor Society for the parcels.

7. 1916-1918. Letters from wounded MacGregors, or members of their family, expressing their thanks for the parcels
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