Papers of William Foster Norton Churchill, 1944 - 1963
Scope and Contents
A series of personal recollections of Malaya and Singapore.
- 1944 - 1963
Conditions Governing Access
For conservation reasons, this collection must be viewed on microfilm reels 8227C and 8228C.
Biographical / Historical
William Foster Norton Churchill joined the Malayan Civil Service in 1921 and served as Private Secretary to the Chief Secretary Sir George Maxwell during 1922-1923 and to Governor Sir Hugh Clifford during 1927-1929. After internment at Changi Camp between 1942 and 1945 following the fall of Malaya to the Japanese, Churchill occupied the post of Resident Commissioner and later British Advisor, Kelantan, between 1946 and his retirement in 1952.
41 file(s) : paper
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
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Churchill, William Foster Norton, 1898-1963
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- From the Fonds: British, Association of Malaysia and Singapore (Person)
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