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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Royal British Legion, Haverfordwest Branch, records

Reference code(s): GB 0213 DSO/75

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Records of Royal British Legion (Haverfordwest Branch)

Short Title: Royal British Legion, Haverfordwest Branch, records

Creation date(s): 1926-1989

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (16 items)

Name of creator(s): Royal British Legion (Haverfordwest Branch)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Royal British Legion, known as the British Legion between 1921 and 1971, was founded to provide financial, social and emotional support for current and ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen and their dependants. The Legion is organised into local branches and districts/counties. The Haverfordwest Branch, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, has been active since 1926.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Royal British Legion, Haverfordwest Branch, 1926-1989, including minutes, 1974-1986; accounts, 1926-1989; contributions registers, 1975-1989; insurance policies, 1943-1946; photographs, 1946-1947; and certificates, 1940-1948.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: photographs; certificates; records.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited, 1993, 1996.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records of Royal British Legion (Haverfordwest Branch), catalogue; The Royal British Legion website (www.britishlegion.org.uk/), viewed 1 July 2005.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Royal British Legion. | Haverfordwest Branch | Archives
Veterans | Wales | Societies, etc.

Personal names

Corporate names
Royal British Legion | Haverfordwest Branch

Places
Haverfordwest (Wales)

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