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CHAR 28/142 Acquired Papers. Bernau Papers.

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CHAR 28/142/1

Copy of a letter from Kathleen Hill [Private Secretary to WSC] to John Bernau informing him that WSC has seen the correspondence sent to him. Carbon signed with initials.

1 folio
26 Nov 1945
CHAR 28/142/2

Copy of a letter from "N S" ["Jo" Sturdee, later Lady Onslow, Secretary to WSC] (28 Hyde Park Gate, London) to John Bernau acknowledging receipt of his letter and correspondence and informing him that WSC will see it on his return. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
14 Nov 1945
CHAR 28/142/3

Letter from John Bernau (Ridgeway, Lostwithiel, Cornwall) to [WSC] informing him that he has sent [WSC] all the correspondence between [WSC] and his father [W Bernau] and apologising for the delay. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
10 Nov 1945
CHAR 28/142/4

Copy of a letter from "N S" ["Jo" Sturdee, later Lady Onslow, Secretary to WSC] (28 Hyde Park Gate, London) to John Bernau thanking him for informing WSC about the correspondence between WSC and his father and asking him to send it. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
08 Nov 1945
CHAR 28/142/5

Letter from John Bernau (Ridgeway, Lostwithiel, Cornwall) to [WSC] informing him that he has found correspondence between WSC and his late father, W Bernau of Lloyd's Bank, relating to "private business affairs" and asking him whether he would like him to send him the correspondence or burn it. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
[Nov] [1945]
CHAR 28/142/6

Statement of account from Cox and Company to Fladgate and Company [WSC's solicitors] detailing the work carried out on behalf of WSC relating to an advance of 7,000 pounds and the charges owed. Manuscript.

1 folio
01 May 1914 - 21 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/7-9

Notes relating to a life insurance policy on WSC's life in favour of Lady Randolph Churchill. Manuscript.

3 folios
01 May 1914 - 14 May 1914
CHAR 28/142/10

Specimen life assurance policy from the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited (19 and 70 Lombard Street, London).

1 folio
[1914]
CHAR 28/142/11

Note of a response [by WSC to a question on his life assurance policy] about his intentions to travel abroad or engage in hazardous pursuits. Manuscript.

1 folio
[1914]
CHAR 28/142/12

Letter from Edward Straker (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited (19 and 70 Lombard Street, London) to Cox and Company enclosing documents related to a life assurance policy on WSC's life. Signed typescript.

1 folio
18 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/13

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company acknowledging receipt of 164 l. 10 s. for payment on a life assurance policy on WSC's life in favour of Lady Randolph Churchill. Signed typescript.

1 folio
19 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/14

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited acknowledging receipt of documents [relating to a life assurance policy on WSC's life in favour of Lady Randolph Churchill]. Typescript.

1 folio
20 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/15

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited have accepted his proposal regarding a life assurance policy on WSC's life [in favour of Lady Randolph Churchill] and that the company has extended cover to use of aircraft or submarines. Typescript.

1 folio
22 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/16

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited have accepted his proposal regarding a life assurance policy on WSC's life [in favour of Lady Randolph Churchill] and that the company has extended cover to use of aircraft or submarines. Manuscript.

1 folio
[Jun] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/17

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) to Cox and Company thanking them for making arrangements with the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited [regarding a life assurance policy on WSC's life]. Manuscript signed with initials.

1 folio
23 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/18

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that their solicitors have been consulted and that they should be able to pay him shortly. Typescript.

1 folio
24 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/19

Copy of a letter from the Insurance Manager of Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the number and date of issue of his life assurance policy. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/20.

1 folio
02 Jul 1914
CHAR 28/142/20

Draft of a letter from the Insurance Manager of Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the number and date of issue of his life assurance policy. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/19.

1 folio
[02] [Jun] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/21

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company enclosing a life assurance policy for WSC. Signed typescript.

1 folio
06 Jul 1914
CHAR 28/142/22

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) to Cox and Company informing them that WSC wishes to pay extra on his insurance policy so that he is covered for flying. Manuscript.

1 folio
21 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/23

Draft of a section of a letter [to WSC] informing him of the extra premium payable if he travels on a warship of visits areas of hostility or potential hostility. Manuscript. Complete letter at CHAR 28/142/24.

1 folio
[21] [Aug] 1914]
CHAR 28/142/24

Copy of a letter from [Cox and Company] to WSC informing him that they have paid an extra premium to his life assurance policy to cover aviation and of the extra premium payable if he travels on a warship of visits areas of hostility or potential hostility. Manuscript. Drafts of sections of letter at CHAR 28/142/23 and 26.

1 folio
21 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/25

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) to Cox and Company thanking them for their letter and confirming an appointment with WSC. Manuscript.

1 folio
21 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/26

Draft of section of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that they have paid an extra premium to his life assurance policy to cover aviation. Complete letter at CHAR 28/142/24. Manuscript.

1 folio
[21] [Aug] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/27-28

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that they have obtained special terms for WSC's life assurance policy and enclosing documents. Typescript. Draft letter at CHAR 28/142/29.

2 folios
25 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/29

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that they have obtained special terms for his life assurance policy and enclosing documents. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/27-28.

1 folio
[25] [Aug] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/30

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57 Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company informing them that there will be no extra premiums payable on [WSC's life assurance] policy. Signed typescript.

1 folio
25 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/31

Transcript of part of a letter from WSC to Reginald Cox thanking the Directors [of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited]. Manuscript.

1 folio
[Aug] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/32-33

Copy of a letter from the Insurance Manager of Cox and Company to the Manager of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited passing on a message of thanks from WSC and informing him that WSC will pay an extra premium [on his life assurance policy] should he incur additional risks. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/34.

2 folios
25 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/34

Draft of a letter [from the Insurance Manager of Cox and Company to the Manager of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited] passing on a message of thanks from WSC and informing him that WSC will pay an extra premium [on his life assurance policy] should he incur additional risks. Carbon. Typescript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/32-33.

1 folio
[25] [Aug] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/35

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (Admiralty, Whitehall) to Reginald Cox [of Cox and Company Limited] querying whether an extra payment [on WSC's life assurance policy] would be necessary if WSC visits ships in defended British ports and informing him that WSC has visited the Aresthusa at Chatham [Kent]. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
02 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/36

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57 Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company informing them that an extra payment [on WSC's life assurance policy] would not be necessary [in the event of WSC visiting ships in defended British ports]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
03 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/37

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) to Cox and Company thanking them on behalf of the First Lord [of the Admiralty, WSC] and accepting their suggestion. Manuscript.

1 folio
09 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/38

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) marked "private" to Cox and Company informing them that WSC intends to travel to Dunkirk [France] by sea and asking whether an extra premium [on WC's life assurance policy] will be payable. Manuscript. Annotated with a note that the Phoenix Assurance Company would cover WSC provided he informed them "when in his opinion he had gone out of the terms of the policy".

1 folio
09 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/39

Letter from Fladgate and Company (2, Craig's Court, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company informing them that an answer has not been obtained from Geoffrey Howard and requesting payment of 28 pounds and 13 shillings. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
23 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/40

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that Fladgate and Company have requested payment of 39 pounds. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/41.

1 folio
30 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/41

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that Fladgate and Company have requested payment of 39 pounds. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/40.

1 folio
[30] [Sep] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/42

Letter from Fladgate and Company (2, Craig's Court, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company enclosing an account of their charges [not present]. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
29 Sep 1914
CHAR 28/142/43

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (Admiralty, Whitehall) to Cox and Company thanking them, on behalf of WSC, for making a payment to Fladgate and Company and asking them to forward pass books. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
01 Oct 1914
CHAR 28/142/44

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Fladgate and Company enclosing a draft for 39 pounds. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
02 Oct 1914
CHAR 28/142/45

Copy of a memorandum [from Cox and Company] to WSC detailing his policies from the Phoenix Assurance Company. Typescript. Annotated "handed to him by Mr RHC [Reginald Cox] 5/12/15".

1 folio
05 Feb 1915
CHAR 28/142/46

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company informing them that credit will be given in respect of a cancelled aviation licence [part of WSC's life assurance policy]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
05 Feb 1915
CHAR 28/142/47

Note from WSC to Cox and Company informing them that he has not incurred the "aviation risk" [part of his life assurance policy] and undertaking to inform them if he should do so and to instruct them to pay the extra premium which would become due. Signed typescript.

1 folio
05 Feb 1915
CHAR 28/142/48

Letter from WSC (Admiralty, Whitehall [London]) to [Reginald] Cox thanking him for all the trouble he has taken over WSC's life assurance policies and asking him to pass on his thanks to the Phoenix Assurance Company. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
05 Feb 1915
CHAR 28/142/49

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57 Charing Cross, London) to W Bernau of Cox and Company returning a letter. Signed typescript.

1 folio
05 Feb 1915
CHAR 28/142/50

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57 Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company informing them that a premium is due for the renewal of WSC's life assurance policy and that "aviation, submarine and special risks" are not covered and asking for confirmation that WSC does not intend to incur such risks. Signed typescript. Annotated on dorse with a private and confidential note that WSC does intend to visit France and Belgium but will not enter the firing line and asking for details of the extra premium payable.

1 folio
08 Jun 1915
CHAR 28/142/51

Note relating to WSC's life assurance policies. Manuscript.

1 folio
[Jun] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/52

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to the Manager of the Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited marked "private and confidential" informing him that WSC does intend to visit France and Belgium to confer with Head Quarters staff but will not enter the firing line and asking whether extra premiums to his life assurance policy will be needed. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
21 Jun 1915
CHAR 28/142/53

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company informing them that 3 pounds and and 3 shillings should be paid to cover additional risks [for WSC's life assurance policy]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
25 Jun 1915
CHAR 28/142/54

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks], Manager Life Department, Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, querying the extra premium quoted [see CHAR 28/142/53] and informing him that they shall advise WSC to pay a further premium to cover "full war risks". Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/55.

1 folio
25 Jun 1915
CHAR 28/142/55

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks], Manager Life Department, Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, querying the extra premium quoted [see CHAR 28/142/53] and informing him that they shall advice WSC to pay a further premium to cover "full war risks". Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/54.

1 folio
[25] [Jun] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/56-57

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company discussing the possible premiums to [WSC's life assurance policy] to cover "full war risks". Signed typescript.

2 folios
29 Jun 1915
CHAR 28/142/58

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the premium requested by the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited for a life assurance policy to cover WSC should he decide to visit France or Belgium. Carbon, Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/59 and copy at CHAR 28/142/60.

1 folio
01 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/59

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the premium requested by the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited for a life assurance policy to cover WSC should he decide to visit France or Belgium. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/58 and CHAR 28/142/60.

1 folio
[01] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/60

Letter from W Bernau (Cox and Company, 16, Charing Cross Road, London) to WSC informing him of the premium requested by the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited for a life assurance policy to cover WSC should he decide to visit France or Belgium. Signed typescript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/58 and draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/59.

1 folio
01 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/61

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (21 Arlington Street, London on the paper of the Duchy of Lancaster) to Mr [Reginald] Cox enclosing CHAR 28/142/60 and asking why there has been a change to the arrangements since the previous year. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
03 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/62

Copy of a letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (21 Arlington Street, London) to Mr [Reginald] Cox enclosing CHAR 28/142/60 and asking why there has been a change to the arrangements since the previous year. Typescript. Carbon. Top copy at CHAR 28/142/61.

1 folio
03 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/63

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing correspondence [CHAR 28/142/60 and 63] and asking the company to reconsider its decision. Typescript. Carbon.

1 folio
03 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/64

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (21 Arlington Street, London on the paper of the Duchy of Lancaster) to Mr [Reginald] Cox thanking him for his efforts with the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, reporting that WSC intends to visit the "scene of the war" [a reference to WSC's plan to visit the Dardanelles] and asking that payment should be deferred until he is about to leave. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
08 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/65

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of the Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited (Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company informing them that an extra payment of 2 pounds and 2 shillings will become payable on WSC's life assurance policy when he leaves England. Signed typescript.

1 folio
13 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/66

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of the Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited thanking him for his letter. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/66.

1 folio
13 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/67

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of the Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited thanking him for his letter. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/66.

1 folio
13 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/68

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the premiums payable to his life assurance policy and the terms of cover for him while he is in the trenches. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/70.

1 folio
16 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/69

Note detailing amounts paid [for WSC's life assurance policy] during 1914 and 1915. Manuscript.

1 folio
[1915]
CHAR 28/142/70

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the premiums payable to his life assurance policy and the terms of cover for him while he is in the trenches. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/68.

1 folio
[16] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/71

Letter from WSC (Duchy of Lancaster Office, Lancaster Place, Strand [London]) to [Reginald] Cox on financial arrangements during his visit to the Dardanelles including: premiums on his life assurance policy and transfers to CSC's bank account. Signed manuscript annotated with notes about the completion of WSC's instructions.

1 folio
17 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/72

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC acknowledging receipt of his letter and informing him that an additional premium has been paid on his life assurance policy to cover him on his visit to the Western Front and undertaking to transfer money to CSC's bank account. Typescript. Carbon. Additional copy at CHAR 28/142/73.

1 folio
17 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/73

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC acknowledging receipt of his letter and informing him that an additional premium has been paid on his life assurance policy to cover him on his visit to the Western Front and undertaking to transfer money to CSC's bank account. Typescript. Carbon. Additional copy at CHAR 28/142/72.

1 folio
17 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/74

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC acknowledging receipt of his letter and informing him that an additional premium has been paid on his life assurance policy to cover him on his visit to the Western Front and undertaking to transfer money to CSC's bank account. Manuscript. Copies of the letter at CHAR 28/142/72-73.

1 folio
[17] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/75

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing a draft for 147 pounds for extra cover to WSC's life assurance policy. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/76.

1 folio
17 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/76

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing a draft for 147 pounds for extra cover to WSC's life assurance policy. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/75.

1 folio
[17] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/77-78

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited marked "private and confidential" informing him that [WSC] intends to visit the Dardanelles to see General Sir Ian Hamilton and discussing the cover needed for his life assurance policy. Typescript. Carbon. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/79.

2 folios
19 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/79

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited marked "private and confidential" informing him that [WSC] intends to visit the Dardanelles to see General Sir Ian Hamilton and discussing the cover needed for his life assurance policy. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/77-78.

1 folio
[19] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/80

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (Duchy of Lancaster Office, Lancaster Place, Strand [London]) to [Reginald] Cox informing him that WSC does not intend to travel [to the Dardanelles] and asking that an extra premium on his life assurance policy should not be paid. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
20 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/81

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited informing him that WSC does not intend to travel to the Dardanelles and asking that an extra premium on WSC's life assurance policy should be refunded. Carbon. Typescript. Draft at CHAR 28/142/82.

1 folio
20 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/82

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited informing him that WSC does not intend to travel to the Dardanelles and asking that an extra premium on WSC's life assurance policy should be refunded. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/81.

1 folio
[20] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/83

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company enclosing a refund on WSC's life assurance policy. Signed typescript.

1 folio
22 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/84

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited acknowledging receipt of a refund. Carbon. Typescript. Draft at CHAR 28/142/85.

1 folio
23 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/85

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited acknowledging receipt of a refund. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/84.

1 folio
[23] [Jul] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/86

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Duchy of Lancaster Office, Lancaster Place, Strand [London]) to [Reginald] Cox thanking him for arranging a refund [on a premium paid for WSC's life assurance policy]. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
27 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/87

Letter from WSC (Duchy of Lancaster Office, Lancaster Place, Strand [London]) to [Reginald] Cox discussing arrangements to ensure that his life assurance policy will cover him if he goes to the Western Front. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
14 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/88

Telegram from [Arthur] Hicks [Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited] to [W] Bernau [of Cox and Company] advising him to go to the City. Manuscript.

1 folio
15 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/89

Letter from A Winter, Assistant Actuary (Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited, 70 Lombard Street, London) to Cox and Company with information on the cover provided by [WSC's] life assurance policy for travel to the Western Front. Signed typescript.

1 folio
28 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/90

Letter from A Winter, Assistant Actuary (Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited, 70 Lombard Street, London) to W Bernau of Cox and Company with information on the cover provided by [WSC's] life assurance policy for war risks and travel to the Western Front. Signed typescript.

1 folio
16 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/91

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo, London) to Cox and Company on the possible cover provided by [WSC's] life assurance policy for a visit to the Dardanelles. Signed typescript.

1 folio
16 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/92

Typescript notes on a visit to the Dardanelles [by WSC].

1 folio
16 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/93

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company on the cover afforded by WSC's life assurance policy. Signed typescript.

1 folio
07 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/94

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 57, Charing Cross, London) to Cox and Company on the cover afforded by WSC's life assurance policy for journeys undertaken by him [as First Lord of the Admiralty]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
25 Aug 1914
CHAR 28/142/95

Letter from Edward Straker, Actuary (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 70, Lombard Street, London) to Cox and Company informing them that a proposal for a life assurance policy which would pay Lady Randolph Churchill 7,000 pounds should WSC predecease her has been accepted and detailing additional premiums payable should WSC travel in aircraft or submarines. Signed typescript.

1 folio
18 Jun 1914
CHAR 28/142/96

Notes of special provisions [of WSC's life assurance policy] detailing additional premiums payable should [WSC] travel in aircraft or submarines. Typescript.

1 folio
[Jun] [1914]
CHAR 28/142/97-100

Copy of a letter from [Cox and Company](16 Charing Cross, London) to WSC enclosing a note [CHAR 28/142/101] of the amounts of extra premiums payable to cover war risks charged by various life assurance companies; discussing the companies' decisions to avoid undertaking extra army customers; and giving details of the conditions of various policies covering war risks and extra premiums payable. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/104-106.

4 folios
28 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/101

Note of the extra premiums payable to cover war risks charged by various life assurance companies with a list of companies which will not issue new policies to army officers. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
30 Jul 1915
CHAR 28/142/102-103

Copy of a letter from John Freeman, Secretary (General Life Assurance Company Limited, 103 Cannon Street, London) to Cox and Company informing them that the Company is not prepared to issue any further licenses to cover war risks and enclosing a note of conditions relating to those with existing life assurance policies. Typescript.

2 folios
13 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/104-106

Draft of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] to WSC on the amounts of extra premiums payable to cover war risks charged by various life assurance companies; and discussing the companies' decisions to avoid undertaking extra army customers. Typescript with manuscript annotations. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/97-100.

3 folios
[Sep] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/107-108

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company informing them that the company would be prepared to consider a further life assurance policy on the life of Lady Randolph Churchill; enclosing a form [not present]; and discussing arrangements for WSC to visit a doctor. Signed typescript.

2 folios
29 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/109

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC marked "personal" informing him that the Phoenix Assurance Company has conceded various points and that they had requested that travel to Belgium should also be covered. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/110.

1 folio
29 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/110

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC marked "personal" informing him that the Phoenix Assurance Company has conceded various points and that they had requested that travel to Belgium should also be covered. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/109.

1 folio
[29] [Sep] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/111

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to the Assistant Actuary, Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited acknowledging his letter and thanking him for the concessions he has made. Typescript. Carbon. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/112.

1 folio
29 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/112

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to the Assistant Actuary, Phoenix Life Assurance Company Limited acknowledging his letter and thanking him for the concessions he has made. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/111.

1 folio
[29] [Sep] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/113

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (19 Abingdon Street, Westminster [London] on the Duchy of Lancaster Office paper) to [Cox and Company] thanking them for their letter. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
30 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/114

Note of WSC's address.

1 folio
[1915]
CHAR 28/142/115

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (19 Abingdon Street, Westminster [London] on the Duchy of Lancaster Office paper) to [Cox and Company] enclosing a form [not present], asking them to complete the answers to a question and discussing arrangements for WSC to see a doctor. Signed manuscript. Annotated with a manuscript note.

1 folio
30 Sep 1915
CHAR 28/142/116

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that his account has been credited with 1,000 pounds. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/117.

1 folio
12 Oct 1915
CHAR 28/142/117

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him that his account has been credited with 1,000 pounds. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/116.

1 folio
[12] [Oct] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/118

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing payment for an extra premium. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/119.

1 folio
16 Nov [1915]
CHAR 28/142/119

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to [Arthur Hicks] Manager of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing payment for an extra premium. Carbon. Typescript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/118.

1 folio
[16] [Nov] [1915]
CHAR 28/142/120

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to W Bernau of Cox and Company thanking them for a payment. Signed typescript.

1 folio
17 Nov 1915
CHAR 28/142/121

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company enclosing licenses [to WSC's life assurance policy] for WSC's war service [not present]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
20 Nov 1915
CHAR 28/142/122

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department Phoenix Assurance Company Limited thanking him for a letter. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
22 Nov 1915
CHAR 28/142/123

Note about the cover provided by WSC's life assurance policy for war risks. Manuscript.

1 folio
1917
CHAR 28/142/124

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC on extra premiums to be paid to his life assurance policy. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/125.

1 folio
19 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/125

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC on extra premiums to be paid to his life assurance policy. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/124.

1 folio
[19] [May] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/126

Letter from E Ryan, General Manager (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Phoenix House, King William Street, London) to Cox and Company marked "confidential" on the terms and cost of a special license to WSC's life assurance policy to cover his travel to France. Signed typescript.

1 folio
22 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/127

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the extra premium to WSC's life assurance policy to cover his travel to France. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/128.

1 folio
22 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/128

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the extra premium to WSC's life assurance policy to cover his travel to France. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/127.

1 folio
[22] [May] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/129

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing a payment. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/130.

1 folio
22 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/130

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited enclosing a payment. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/129.

1 folio
[22] [May] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/131

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company thanking them for a cheque and promising to send a license. Signed typescript.

1 folio
23 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/132

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited thanking them for a letter. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
25 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/132A

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company enclosing a license [to WSC's life assurance policy, not present]. Signed typescript.

1 folio
24 May 1917
CHAR 28/142/133

Letter from WSC (33, Eccleston Square [London]) to W Bernau informing him that he has returned from France and that he kept within the terms [of his life assurance policy] stipulated by the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited. Signed typescript.

1 folio
08 Jun 1917
CHAR 28/142/134

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (Ministry of Munitions of War, Whitehall [London]) to Cox and Company informing them that WSC is travelling to France and asking a representative of the company to meet WSC. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
10 Sep 1917
CHAR 28/142/135

Letter from G Ryan, General Manager (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Phoenix House, King William Street, London) to Cox and Company on the cover provided by WC's life assurance policy for his visits to France as Minister of Munitions. Signed typescript.

1 folio
11 Sep 1917
CHAR 28/142/136

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to [G Ryan] the General Manager of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited acknowledging receipt of his letter and enclosing payment. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
13 Sep 1917
CHAR 28/142/137

Letter from Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC (Ministry of Munitions of War, Whitehall Place [London]) to H Bernau of Cox and Company informing him that WSC intends to ask the Government to meet the costs of his insurance cover and asking him to provide a statement for WSC to use. Signed typescript.

1 folio
24 Sep 1917
CHAR 28/142/138

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the extra premiums required by the Phoenix Assurance Company for his life assurance policy to cover war risks and detailing the extra premiums paid between 1915-1917. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/139.

1 folio
[02] [Oct] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/139

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to WSC informing him of the extra premiums required by the Phoenix Assurance Company for his life assurance policy to cover war risks and detailing the extra premiums paid between 1915-1917. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/138.

1 folio
02 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/140

Note on visits to France [relating to WSC's life assurance policy].

1 folio
[1917]
CHAR 28/142/141

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited on the terms WSC would like to be included in the license. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/142.

1 folio
02 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/142

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department of Phoenix Assurance Company Limited on the terms WSC would like to be included in the license. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/141.

1 folio
[02] [Oct] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/143

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company discussing amendments to the license to WSC's life assurance policy which will permit WSC to travel freely in Europe. Signed typescript.

1 folio
05 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/144

Letter of license from the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited permitting WSC to visit the fighting armies in Europe in his capacity as Minister of Munitions on payment of 135 pounds. Carbon. Typescript. Covering letter at CHAR 28/142/145.

1 folio
08 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/145

Letter from Arthur Hicks, Manager of the Life Department (Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, Trafalgar House, Waterloo Place, London) to Cox and Company enclosing a license [CHAR 28/142/144]. Unsigned typescript.

1 folio
09 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/146

Copy of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] to Arthur Hicks of the Phoenix Assurance Company Limited thanking him for sending a license [to WSC's life assurance policy]. Carbon.Typescript.

1 folio
10 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/147

Draft of a letter from Cox and Company to Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC, on WSC's pass book. Manuscript. Copy of letter at CHAR 28/142/148.

1 folio
[24] [Oct] [1917]
CHAR 28/142/148

Copy of a letter from Cox and Company to Edward Marsh, Private Secretary to WSC, on WSC's pass book. Carbon. Typescript. Draft of letter at CHAR 28/142/147.

1 folio
24 Oct 1917
CHAR 28/142/149

Note of the terms of cover provided by [WSC's life assurance policy] for travel and of the need to obtain permission before engaging in military service. Carbon. Typescript.

1 folio
[1917]