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Papers of Lieut.-Colonel John C.T. Peddie, OBE, MC, 20th century

MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (213) (Box 15)

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Various papers, comprising personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, responses to aide-memoire, [1978-1984]; souvenir brochure about the King's African Rifles, [c1956]; Notes on Some Colonial Badges by H.G.Harper, from Military History Society Bulletin (Vol. VII, No. 26, November 1956), also drawings of some East Africa Army badges; notes on the history of the King's African Rifles regiments and other African forces; drawings and photographs of African soldiers; cards showing the emblems of various African regiments; photograph of the Queen Mother with King's African Regiment officers.


  • Creation: 20th century


145 ff., 1 item

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (213) (Box 15)

Biographical / Historical

Lieut.-Colonel John C.T. Peddie, OBE, MC served with the 4th Battalion, King's African Rifles, Uganda, 1956-1959.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (213) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Repository Details

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