Orders and correspondence

Place Asia: Borneo
Accession Number AWM2017.7.163
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 33
Object type Papers
Physical description 33 Image/s captured
Maker Harrisson, Tom Harnett
Place made Borneo
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

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 orders and correspondence between Maj Tom Harrisson (code A1) , Sgt Charles Frederick Sanderson (code S3) and Cpl Charles Hardy (code H6).
This file includes:
Orders from A1 [Harrisson] to S3 [Sanderson], 2 July 1945;
Letter from H6 [Hardy] to A1 [Harrisson], Ukong, 10 July [1945];
Note: Padas and Limbang, to Tom [Harrisson], 29 September 1945;
Orders from A1 [Harrisson] to S3 [Sanderson], 2 July 1945;
Letter from S3 [Sanderson] to A1 [Harrisson], Bilong, 18-20 August 1945;
Letter from Sgt Mulang, Seridan, 25 August 1945;
Letter from Sgt Bolang, Boeyo, 23 August 1945;
Letter from Sgt Bolang, Kubaem. 18 August 1945.
Map: Position Japanese signalled, prepared for Austin, 21 August 1945.