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TITLE
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 6 November 1914 (1 of 4)
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_CL_B_LETTER_028A
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Lochaber Archive Centre
ASSET ID
43196
KEYWORDS
First World War
World War I
World War One
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 6 November 1914 (1 of 4)

This letter was written by Donald Walter Cameron of Lochiel at Maida Barracks, Aldershot, to Lady Hermione Cameron at 4 Carlton Terrace, Edinburgh on 6 November 1914. Lochiel was waiting to be mobilised. The letter comprises four pages. The following is a transcript of the parts which relate to the war:

I never managed to get off a letter to you yesterday & I know you are laid up in bed with nothing to do & your beastly husband never writing. But he does think of you ever though he may not seem to.

Poor Uncle K
[William Henry Walter Montagu Douglas Scott, 6th Duke of Buccleuch 1831–1914. Lochiel’s maternal uncle]. I am afraid Mother will feel his loss tremendously as they became very close latterly. Of course he has been fading gradually, heart failure, though it was only a...

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Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 6 November 1914 (1 of 4)

1910s

First World War; World War I; World War One

Lochaber Archive Centre

The World War One Letters of Colonel Donald Cameron of Lochiel

This letter was written by Donald Walter Cameron of Lochiel at Maida Barracks, Aldershot, to Lady Hermione Cameron at 4 Carlton Terrace, Edinburgh on 6 November 1914. Lochiel was waiting to be mobilised. The letter comprises four pages. The following is a transcript of the parts which relate to the war:<br /> <br /> <i>I never managed to get off a letter to you yesterday & I know you are laid up in bed with nothing to do & your beastly husband never writing. But he does think of you ever though he may not seem to. <br /> <br /> Poor Uncle K</i> [William Henry Walter Montagu Douglas Scott, 6th Duke of Buccleuch 1831–1914. Lochiel’s maternal uncle]. <i>I am afraid Mother will feel his loss tremendously as they became very close latterly. Of course he has been fading gradually, heart failure, though it was only a...</i>