What We Do in the Archives: Bruce Cheape – Recollections of Mull 17-1-86


The third release from an archive strand of What We Do in the Winter in collaboration with Mull Museum: What we do in the Archives

A talk by Bruce Cheape to Mull Historical Society in 1986.

Hugh Bruce Ismay Cheape was born in 1919. He was the son of Brig.-Gen. George Ronald Hamilton Cheape and Margaret Bruce Ismay.
He married Moira Olive James, daughter of W/Cdr. Sir Archibald William Henry James and Bridget Mary Idol Guthrie, on 17 October 1947.
He died on 8 May 2010
He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)
Hugh Bruce Ismay Cheape usually went by his middle name of Bruce.
He lived at South Lodge, Isle of Mull, Scotland
Biog courtesy of: www.thepeerage.com/p59356.htm

From the collection of Donald Langamull – Reel 8: 510-1088
With thanks to Hugh Cheape

A further recording from the Imperial War Museum with Bruce Cheape can be found here: https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/80031976

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: