Letter August 13, 1917 from Prison Governor John Dillon to Mrs. L. Brockway

Date

1917-08-13

Title

Letter August 13, 1917 from Prison Governor John Dillon to Mrs. L. Brockway

Date

1917-08-13

Description

Memo re: British C.O. prisoner's discharge

Subject

WWI conscientious objection / objectors

Coverage

Liverpool Prison, Great Britain

Creator

Dillon, John

Source

Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Publisher

Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Rights

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Format

MemoFromPrisonGovernor.jpg

Identifier

CDGB.Great Britain-Brockway001

Transcription

H.M. Prison, Liverpool

13th August 1917

842 A. Fenner Brockway

Madam,

I have to inform you that the above named having lost some remission marks will not be discharged on the 15th inst. - the exact date of his release cannot now be fixed.

I am

Madam,

Your obedient Servant,

John Dillon

Governor.

Mrs. L. Brockway,

20 Bristol Avenue,

Egremont,

Wallasey.

Citation

Dillon, John, “Letter August 13, 1917 from Prison Governor John Dillon to Mrs. L. Brockway,” Conscientious Objection & the Great War: 1914-1920, accessed August 24, 2019, https://cosandgreatwar.swarthmore.edu/items/show/1186.

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