Item LAP/1/2/3 - Letter from Sir Lawrence to his mother, Mary Pattinson

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Letter from Sir Lawrence to his mother, Mary Pattinson


  • 13 May 1915 (Creation)

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Sir Lawrence discusses being alone in a Henry Harman plane, and having a small job 'looking after stores, in the flight'. He remarks on a Battalion's fight and how they were congratulated by Sir John French.

He comments that Johnny Fairbairn, a fellow student and oarsman when Sir Lawrence attended Jesus College, is doing well, flying a BE2C and hoping to get his wings soon.

Written from Netheravon, Wiltshire.

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