Wallet 24 - Includes several newspaper articles authored by Tom Harrisson

Place Asia: Borneo, Sarawak
Accession Number AWM2016.38.170
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 4
Object type Papers
Physical description 20 Image/s captured
Maker Harrisson, Tom Harnett
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 1947
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use, permission from copyright holder must be sought for commercial use

Records relating to the service of Major Tom H. Harrisson, DSO Reconnaissance Corps, British Army. Harrisson was seconded to Z Special Unit, Services Reconnaissance Department (SRD) and served in Borneo on Operation Semut 1 during the Second World War. This wallet includes several newspaper articles authored by Tom Harrisson.

This wallet includes:

-Newspaper article, author Tom Harrisson, 'The Army of the Jungle Hole', The Sunday Express London, 19 January 1947.
-Newspaper article, author Tom Harrisson, 'A touch by blow-pipe is death in Borneo', The Sunday Express London, 26 January 1947 [3 copies];
-Newspaper article, author Tom Harrisson, 'The Silent Killers of the Borneo Jungle', The Sunday Express London, 2 February 1947 [2 copies];
-Newspaper article, author Tom Harrisson, 'Farewell to Shangri-la and the white man's friends', The Sunday Express London, 9 February 1947[4 copies];