Correspondence Capt. Eric Edmeades, Colonel Godfrey Courtney (Jumbo) and BBCAU

Place Asia: Borneo
Accession Number AWM2017.7.198
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 5
Object type Papers
Physical description 44 Image/s captured
Maker Harrisson, Tom Harnett
Date made 1945-1946
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 letters relating to Major Harrisson (code A1), Capt. Eric Edmeades (code E1), Colonel Godfrey Courtney (Jumbo) and British Borneo Civil Affairs Unit (BBCAU).
This file includes:
Letter from Rasidi to Bigar, 22 December 1945 [regarding his malaria, best wishes]
Letter from Alomg Kasing, Belawit, 26 December 1945
Spreadsheet: Indent for supplies, to Maj Harrisson, 17 October 1945
Letter from A1 to Ric (E1) 17 July 1945 reprimanding him for not keeping contact;
Letter to 'Jumbo', January 25 1946