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Description Furse Papers - file, 'Begbie IBS? M Driver CSL?', containing correspondence, notes, memoranda, reports, messages and estimates of VAD membership and expenditure, 2 Mar 1916-13 Mar 1917. All re: organisation and control of women's war work, including Welfare Supervision work and Canteen Control; general VADs administration and the supply of staff; and the use of Devonshire House, Piccadilly, London as HQ of the new branch, AG11, which controlled the organisation of the Women's Auxiliary Army Service. Includes correspondence between Katharine Furse, Commandant-in-Chief of the Women's VADs, and various correspondents (see printed list for further details).
Date made 1916-03-02 - 1917-03-13

Finding Reference DAU/20
Catalogue section Artificial collections previously assembled
Creator HMS Dauntless
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 157 items
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