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

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