Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944

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Philip Guedalla was born on 12 March 1889 in London. He received his education from Rugby School and Balliol College Oxford, where he became President of the Oxford Union in 1911. Between 1913 to 1923 Guedalla served as a Barrister at the Inner Temple, London. During the First World War, 1914-1918, he served as a legal adviser to the Contracts Department of the War Office and Ministry of Munitions. From 1917 to 1920 he organised and became secretary of the Flax Control Board. He stood for parliament five times between 1922 to 1931, but was always defeated. During the Second World War, 1939-1945, he served as a Squadron Leader in the RAF. He died in 1944.

From the guide to the Guedalla, Philip, 1928, (Senate House Library, University of London)

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creatorOf Gawsworth, John, 1912-1970. Gawsworth (Armstrong)/Shiel/Redonda papers, 1928-1971. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1921-1951. Houghton Library
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944. Middle East, 1940-1942 [electronic resource] : a study in air power / by Philip Guedalla. OCLC Econtent Synchronization Program
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944. Letter to [?] Munson. London, Eng. [19--] May 30. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1928 Senate House Library, University of London
referencedIn Colbeck, R. Norman (Reginald Norman), 1903-. Colbeck manuscript collection. University of British Columbia Library
referencedIn Works of Philip Guedalla, [ca. 1914-1944] Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
referencedIn Dawson, Lawrence H. (Lawrence Hawkins), 1880-. Lawrence Dawson's Discussions in print [manuscript], 1942 Jan. 6-July 21. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944. Middle East, 1940-1942 : a study in air power / by Philip Guedalla.
referencedIn Constable (Firm). Directors' Files, Records, 1899-1959. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944. Letter to Benjamin Shambaugh. Chicago, IL. 1933 Mar. 4. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Sir William Rothenstein correspondence and other papers, 1887-1957. Houghton Library
referencedIn Keable, Robert, 1887-1927. Constable Correspondence, 1921-1939. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966. Papers, 1681-1966 (bulk 1900-1960) Houghton Library
referencedIn Jameson, Margaret. Constable Correspondence, 1918-1943. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
creatorOf Guedalla, Philip, 1889-1944. Constable Correspondence, 1914-1939. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
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Birth 1889-03-12

Death 1944-12-16

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