Morris, Basil Moorhouse (Major General, DSO, District Commandant, 8th Military District AMF, b.1888 - d.1975)

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Accession Number EXDOC065
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 ITEM
Object type Documents
Maker Morris, Basil Moorhouse
Date made 1942
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

ASSUMPTION OF ALL CIVIL POWERS IN THE TERRITORIES OF PAPUA AND NEW GUINEA BY MORRIS ON 15 FEBRUARY 1942 AS COMMANDANT 8TH MILITARY DISTRICT. DONE UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY ACT 1939-1940. AUTHORITY OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY ACT 1939-1940