Reports and correspondence related to work with the British Borneo Civil Affairs Unit BBCAU

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Accession Number AWM2017.7.136
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 11
Object type Papers
Physical description 126 Image/s captured
Maker Harrisson, Tom Harnett
Date made 1945
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
Description

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 as party leader on Operation Semut 1 during the Second World War. This file includes reports and correspondence related to work with the British Borneo Civil Affairs Unit BBCAU in December 1945 and the posting of S/Sgt Douglas Bower (code B5) in June 1945.
This file contains:
Notes, Kiang, Bareo, 24-25 December 1945, Long Sepajang,
Note, Long Sepajang, 27 December 1945;
Note M3 [McPherson], from Bartram to C.O. and S.F., 30 September [1945];
Note, BBCAU Lawas, 10 October 1945 received $200 from Harrisson;
Report: Limbaug, 13 June 1945 regarding Japanese escape and control of area;
Report: Sick per diem, 22-30 July 1945;
Letter from Rioeng Batoing, Kelolan, 9 June 1945;
Report: In patien per diem, 1 November 1945;
Decoded signals, HQ BBCAU, SF, Harrisson, Labuan, 2-28 October [1945];
Note - A1's [Harrisson's] departure to Bahau;
Note from A1 [Harrisson] to Long S., 23 June 1945 regarding posting of B5 [Bower] to be out stationed at Padas and S7 at Bde HQ;