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Papers of Lieut.-Colonel J.E.D. Watson, DSO, [1978-1984]

MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (288) (Box 18)

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Address card, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, proforma on service with the King's African Rifles, [1978-1984].


  • Creation: [1978-1984]


27 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (288) (Box 18)

Biographical / Historical

Lieut.-Colonel J.E.D. Watson, DSO served in the 1st and 2nd Battalions, King's African Rifles, Nyasaland and Tanganyika, 1935-1939, 2nd Battalion, East Africa (including British Somaliland, Italian Somaliland and Ethiopia), Ceylon and Burma, 1939-1945, 4th Battalion, Kenya, 1946-1948, and 2nd and 4th Battalions, Uganda, Italian Somaliland and Kenya, 1949-1953.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (288) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Repository Details

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