Inventory of the M. J. W. Pike memoirs

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Title: M. J. W. Pike memoirs
Date (inclusive): 1915-1919
Collection Number: XX259
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 oversize box (1.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to the Gallipoli campaign of 1915 in World War I. Includes maps and drawings from the campaign. Digital copy also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Pike, M. J. W.

Access

The collection is open for research. Digital copy also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], M. J. W. Pike memoirs, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

Accruals

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Alternate Forms Available

Digital copy also available at https://digitalcollections.hoover.org. 

Biographical Note

Lieutenant colonel, British army; commanding officer, 5th Service Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers.

Scope and Content of Collection

Typescript memoir of the Gallipoli campaign of 1915 in World War I illustrated with approximately 40 hand-drawn maps and drawings, many in color. Attachments at the end include some correspondence from 1919.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Great Britain. Army. Princess Victoria's Royal Irish Fusiliers. Service Battalion, 5th.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Turkey--Gallipoli Peninsula.
Drawing.

Box 1

"Sketches of Suvla, Mitelene, Mudros and Salonika in 1915 by Lt-Col M. J. W. Pike, Comdg 5th S/B Royal Irish Fusrs," with attachments, part I, 1915, 1919

Box 2

"Sketches of Suvla, Mitelene, Mudros and Salonika in 1915 by Lt-Col M. J. W. Pike, Comdg 5th S/B Royal Irish Fusrs," with attachments, parts II and III, 1915, 1919