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TITLE
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (2 of 4)
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_CL_B_LETTER_019B
DATE OF IMAGE
27 September 1914
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Lochaber Archive Centre
ASSET ID
698
KEYWORDS
First World War
World War I
World War One
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (2 of 4)

This letter was written by Donald Walter Cameron of Lochiel at Maida Barracks, Aldershot, to Lady Hermione Cameron at Buchanan Castle, Drymen on 27 September 1914. The following is a transcript of the parts of the letter which relate to the war:

...both the King & Queen shook hands with me & again talked to me. The Queen told me that the King had said to her the night before how pleased he was with my men. But I am so cross that neither asked after my own most precious angel [i. e. Lady Hermione]. They can't have forgotten her I am sure.

I don't think the King is giving any dinner parties. I wrote my name down but not yours. I suppose that is correct.

The King apparently knew all about my efforts in raising these men.

Kitchener was with him yesterday &...

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Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (2 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 Buchanan Castle, Drymen on 27 September 1914. The following is a transcript of the parts of the letter which relate to the war:<br /> <br /> ...both the King & Queen shook hands with me & again talked to me. The Queen told me that the King had said to her the night before how pleased he was with my men. But I am so cross that neither asked after my own most precious angel [i. e. Lady Hermione]. They can't have forgotten her I am sure.<br /> <br /> I don't think the King is giving any dinner parties. I wrote my name down but not yours. I suppose that is correct.<br /> <br /> The King apparently knew all about my efforts in raising these men.<br /> <br /> Kitchener was with him yesterday &...