Deakin, Barnett, b 1917
Barnett Deakin joined Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1939. After serving in the army during 1939-1946, he joined Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1946 and was employed in the Import Department at Hong Kong.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Telephone conversations between Hong Kong and Shanghai, 1950-1951
Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.