|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||7 boxes + 1 folio + postal tube|
|Object type||Document, Letter|
Richards, Charles Rowland Bromley 'Rowley'
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM371 89/1088|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Richards, Charles Rowland Bromley 'Rowley' (Captain, b.1916 - d.2015)
Papers of Dr C R B Richards, MBE OAM ED, covering the period of Richard's Second World War service as a medical officer with the 2/15th Field Regiment. The diaries and correspondence (1942-1943) relate chiefly to Richard's time as a prisoner of war in Changi, Burma and Japan. Includes meticulous medical records on the condition of unit members in the prisoner of war camps. Other records relate to Richard's post-war career, including his presidency of the 2/15th Field Regiment unit association; photographs and research materials relating to the writing of 'The survival factor'.