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Papers of George K. Young, CB, CMG, MBE, [1940-1941?], [1978-1984]

MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (309) (Box 19)

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Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project, responses to aide-memoire, [1978-1984]; xerox copy of letter of appointment to the King's African Rifles from the Colonial Office, 1940 and of diary of wartime experiences, [1941]; map of 12 African Division's operations at Gondar, 1941; photographs relating to King's African Rifles service, [1940-1941?].


  • [1940-1941?], [1978-1984]


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MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (309) (Box 19)

Biographical / Historical

George K. Young, CB, CMG, MBE served with the King's African Rifles, 1940-[1941?], and as intelligence officer, Italian Somaliland, Abyssinia and Kenya, 1942-1943.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (309) in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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