Note and reports from Sergeant John Keith Barrie

Place Asia: Borneo
Accession Number AWM2017.7.213
Collection number 3DRL/6502
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 2
Object type Papers
Physical description 25 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, titled 'Barrie', includes a note and report from Sergeant John Keith Barrie to Harrisson (code A1).
This file includes:
Report: Helpful natives;
Letter from Sgt John Keith Barrie to Harrisson, 9 April 1945 [criticising operations].