The Temple-Bells are calling by R.F. Mole
Typescript of The Temple-Bells are calling, a memoir of the last years of British rule in Burma, by R.F. Mole.
- Creation: n.d. [mid-20th century]
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 1044, fols. 1-2]
MS. Eng. hist. c. 1044
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CMD ID 21477
The Temple-Bells are calling, a memoir of the last years of British rule in Burma, by R.F. Mole
Biographical / Historical
Robert Frederick Mole (fl 1914-1988) was appointed to the Burma Civil Service in 1937, rising to the rank of Assistant Commissioner in 1938 and Deputy Commissioner in 1945, after a period of war service, 1943-1945. He entered the Colonial Administrative Service in 1947, becoming Principal Assistant Secretary, Sarawak, 1948 and Secretary for Defence, 1949. In 1955 he took the post of Assistant Secretary, Labour and Lands, Kenya. He served as Under-Secretary, Kenyan Government Service, 1957-1963.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by R.F. Mole via the Oxford Development Records Project, Dec 1983.
- The Temple-Bells are calling, a memoir by R.F. Mole
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