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Military labour in East Africa, 1914-1919

MS. 5901/1
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request


  1. Correspondence and papers relating to the organisation and movements of the Carrier Corps, 1914-1918, including staff numbers, food supply, punishment of carriers and the pay rolls of Carrier Corps companies 70 and 89 (Apr 1915).
  2. 'Secret' file containing telegrams about troop movements, recommendations for honours and awards, staff and personal matters, 1914-1919.
  3. Staff matters including transfers, grievances, discipline and leave, 1915-1919.
  4. Estimates of porters required and papers concerning recruitment and wastage, 1917-1918.


  • Creation: 1914-1919


4 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 5901/1

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom