Correspondence F/Lt Paul Bartram, Major Ian McCallum and S/Sgt Douglas Bower

Place Asia: Borneo
Accession Number AWM2017.7.205
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 17
Object type Papers
Physical description 100 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 between Maj. Tom Harrisson (code A1), F/Lt Paul Bartram, Major Ian McCallum and S/Sgt Douglas Bower (code B5 and B6).
This file includes:
Note to Tuan Doc, 26 April 1945
Letter to Harrisson, Tuan Rajah, 25 April 1945
Note from BS [Incomplete]
Report, 2 May 1945 [updating situation]
Reports from A2, 23 April 1945 [regarding captured indigenous, Usop Mintin]
Notes from A2 to A1 [Harrisson], 22 April 1945 [regarding Usop Mintin]
Letter from C9 to A1 [Harrisson], 25 April 1945 [regarding medical situation]
Letter from B6 to A1 [Harrisson], 25 April 1945 [regarding supplies]
Letter from A2 to A1 [Harrisson], 26 April 1945 [regarding capture of Usop Mintin]
Letter from A2 to A1 [Harrisson], 26 April 1945 [regarding strain on professional relationship]
Report from A2 to A1 [Harrisson], 15 May 1945 [regarding the Lawas escape]
Note from A2 to A1 [Harrisson], 12 May 1945 [regarding dwindling numbers]
Track report and Map: Bah Kaldon to Kuala Madil, 3 May 1945
Report: Update of regional bases, 9 May 1945
List: Required items
List: Weapons in possession of B5 and A2, 18 May 1945
Report: Results of Interrogation of Prisoners, 14 May 1945