Captain R C Lowndes Artefacts

By November 1, 2015 at 2:36 pm0 Comments

1) Certificate re: Training 2) Letters from the King 3) War office letter 4) Diary

Captain R C Lowndes. Royal Artillery.

Great Granddad of Wil Lowndes.

Lived in Oxford and Berkshire.

He was captured by the Turks and on release received a letter from the king.

His diary mentions “tea with haig”.

His father and son were also in the military.

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