Correspondence and papers regarding medical matters

Accession Number AWM2017.7.176
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 7
Object type Papers
Physical description 105 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 correspondence and papers regarding medical matters. Correspondence includes: Maj Tom Harrisson, Major Ian McCallum VX63314 and Fl/Lt Paul Bartram.
This file includes:
Card with title ‘Medical’, August 1945;
Note to Tuan Dr from F/Lt Bartram, 30 September 1945 regarding Tuan Dr's details and experience;
Note from F/Lt Bartram to Trusan, 30 September 1945 reporting instruction from Labuan for S.R.D. personnel to concentrate at Labuan and Dayaks not to engage evacuating enemy troops;
Handwritten death certificate for Dawai Abai from a Doctor to Tuan Besar, 29 September 1945 and notes on medical matters;
Note from Major Ian McCallum, 6 September 1945 [regarding status of hospital, diet, health];
Memo from [R.F Last] Lt Col, HQ BBCAU to All BBCAU Medical Officers, [setting out restrictions on medical supplies];
Papers headed Report of in-patient per diem and Report of out-patient per diem dating from 8 September 1945 to 8 October 1945 [Details diagnosis and treatment].