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Papers of Robert Coventry Hunter Greig

 Single Item
MSS. Afr. s. 2319

  • Request

Diary, 1934; commission as lieutenant in the Palestine Volunteer Force, 1941; movement and permanent road passes for Palestine, 1946; biographical notes by his son, 1999.


  • Creation: 1934-1946, 1999


1 vol., 3 items, 1 ff.

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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MSS. Afr. s. 2319

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 2104

Biographical / Historical

Robert Coventry Hunter Greig (b 1909) gained an M.A. at Edinburgh, and a post as Assistant District Officer, Tanganyika, 1932. He was seconded as Assistant Secretary, Palestine, 1938 and was given a commission as lieutenant in the Palestine Volunteer Force, 1941. He was seconded to the Colonial Office in 1948.

Other Finding Aids

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Greig's son, Dr. David N.H. Greig, on 5th October 1999.

Papers of Robert Coventry Hunter Greig
Paul Davidson
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom