Grey, Jeffrey Guy (b.1959 - d.2016)

Place Asia: Korea
Accession Number PR86/212
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 3 cm; Wallet/s: 1
Object type Document, Letter
Maker Grey, Jeffrey Guy
Place made Australia
Date made 1984-1985
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/040/051
Conflict Korea, 1950-1953
Period 1980-1989
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection of correspondence and transcripts of interviews related to the research of historian Jeffrey Grey on the Korean War, 1950-1953.

Wallet 1 of 1 - collection consists of two folders of transcripts and correspondence between Grey and several senior Commonwealth and United States military figures involved in the United Nations operations in the Korean War. Grey examines the degree of interoperability and relations between the various Commonwealth units, particularly Australia, Canada and New Zealand, over the period of the war. The collection includes transcripts of interviews with Colonel Bruce Ferguson, Major General Ronald Hughes, Lieutenant General Sir Richard Webb, Brigadier Maurice Austin, Brigadier John Burns, Colonel Ralph Porter, Lieutenant General Frank Fleury, and Brigadier Max Tebutt, as well as correspondence with Bryan Gandevia, Brigadier George Taylor, Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Daly, General Sir Athur MacDonald, and Field Marshal Sir James Cassels.