Correspondence April – May 1945; hand drawn map of Balikoe

Place Asia: Borneo
Accession Number AWM2017.7.203
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 4
Object type Letter
Physical description 27 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 general correspondence April – May 1945 and a hand drawn map of Balikoe.
This file includes:
Letter from American airman [Philip] Corrin to A1 [Harrisson], 30 April 1945 regarding Edward Safri;
Letter to T [Harrisson], 30 April 1945 requesting supplies;
Letter and Map, Balikoe, 15 May 1945 includes hand-drawn map;
Bundle letters 2 pages, 1945