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Papers of Alexander D. Shirreff, MC, 20th century

MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (248) (Box 16)

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Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, transcript of responses to aide-memoire, [1978-1984]; xeroxed race card for a meeting in Gimma, South-West Abyssinia, November 1941.


  • Creation: 20th century


35 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (248) (Box 16)

Biographical / Historical

Alexander D. Shirreff, MC served in the 5th Battalion, King's African Rifles, Kenya, Somaliland, Abyssinia, Madagascar and Burma, 1940-1945.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (248) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Repository Details

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