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Identity statement

Reference code(s)
GB 0099 KCLMA Inglesby
INGLESBY, Lt Cdr (S) Eric V (b 1915)
Level of description
Collection level
Extent and medium of the unit of description (quantity, bulk, or size)
1 file or 0.01m3


Name of creator(s)

INGLESBY, Lt Cdr (S) Eric V (b 1915)

Administrative / Biographical history

Born 1915; Paymaster Midshipman, HMS BARHAM, 1934; Paymaster Sub-Lieutenant, 1935; Paymaster Lieutenant, HMS VERNON, 1937; mentioned in despatches whilst serving on the HMS TERROR, 1941; retired from the Royal Navy with the war service rank of Lieutenant Commander (S), Jun 1944; BA at Queens College, Oxford, 1946; MA, 1963; ordained in the Church of England, 1964.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Presented to the Centre by Lt Cdr Eric Inglesby, Aug 1994.

Content & structure

Scope and content

Papers of Lt Cdr Eric Inglesby relating to the postwar treatment of German Admiral Erich Johann Albert Raeder (1876-1960), including correspondence between Inglesby and Admiral Sir Gerald Dickens, Jun-Nov 1951; letter from Capt Henry Taprell Dorling, Jun 1951; correspondence with Capt Russell Grenfell, May 1951-Mar 1952; letter from the Rt Hon Maurice Paschal Alers Hankey, 1st Baron Hankey of The Chart, Aug 1951; letter from AF Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, Aug 1951; letter regarding German war criminals published in the Naval Review, Nov 1951; letter regarding Admiral Raeder published in The Daily Telegraph, Jan 1952; letter from Admiral Raeder thanking Inglesby for congratulations on his release from Spandau prison, Dec 1955.

System of arrangement

One file.

Conditions of access & use

Conditions governing access

Open, subject to signature of Reader's undertaking form, and appropriate provision of two forms of identification, to include one photographic ID.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archives and Information Management.

Language/scripts of material


Finding aids

No additional finding aids.

Allied materials

Existence and location of originals

Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, King's College London

Related units of description

The Liddell Hart Centre holds several related collections including the papers of Admiral Sir Gerald Charles Dickens, 1925-1962 and the papers of Capt Russell Grenfell, 1916-1978; correspondence between Basil Liddell Hart and Admiral Dickens (Ref: LH 1/236), Capt Taprell Dorling (Ref: LH 1/241) and Capt Grenfell (Ref: 1/330); while the Dickens papers include correspondence with the Rt Hon Maurice Hankey and AF Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1940-1945. The Liddell Hart papers also include several references to Grand Admiral Raeder (Refs: 9/24/231; 9/24/192; 9/24/164; 15/6/5/17; 15/15/144).

Description control

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Katharine Higgon.

Rules or conventions

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

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Date(s) of descriptions

October 2007

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  • Disadvantaged groups
  • Humanitarian law
  • Prisoners
  • War crimes

Personal names

  • INGLESBY, Lt Cdr (S) Eric V (b 1915)
  • RAEDER, Erich Johann Albert, Admiral (1876-1960)

Corporate names

  • Spandau Prison


  • Germany
  • Western Europe

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