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Autograph Letter (ALS) with Envelope from Harry Chauvel to Rev. C. Irving Benson (1938) by  Harry Chauvel - Manuscript - 1938 - from Rickaro Books Ltd (SKU: 052891)

Autograph Letter (ALS) with Envelope from Harry Chauvel to Rev. C. Irving Benson (1938)

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Autograph Letter (ALS) with Envelope from Harry Chauvel to Rev. C. Irving Benson (1938)

by Chauvel, Harry

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Manuscript, 1938. An attractive hand written letter from Sir Harry Chauvel with original handwritten envelope: (1865-1945) Australian General of the Australian Imperial Force during World War I. The first Australian to attain the rank of Lieutenant General, and later General, and the first to lead a Corps. As Commander of the Desert Mounted Corps, Chauvel played a critical role in one of the most decisive victories and fastest pursuits in military history at the Battle of Beersheba in October 1917 which led to the subsequent capture of Jerusalem. A.L.S., Harry Chauvel, one page, 4to, South Yarra, 5th November 1938, to Rev. C. Irving Benson. Chauvel thanks his correspondent for their letter and comments 'I read it out at the conclusion of my speech of welcome to the Rev. C. H. Murray at the Reception in the Church Hall, after the Induction Service', further remarking 'You will be pleased to hear that the Church was packed for the Service and the Hall afterwards. I am quite sure that Murray will be a great success here and that your kind wishes will come true'. Accompanied by the original envelope hand addressed by Chauvel. In fine condition.. Signed Letter. Manuscript. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
052891
Title
Autograph Letter (ALS) with Envelope from Harry Chauvel to Rev. C. Irving Benson (1938)
Author
Chauvel, Harry
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Manuscript
Publisher
Manuscript
Date published
1938
Keywords
Letter Signed Autograph Chauvel Harry Rev. C. Irving Benson Military Figure Lieutenant Australian Desert Corps.
Bookseller catalogs
Military and Military History;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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