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Post-war reconstruction, 1941 - 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/3/2

Scope and Contents

1. Malaya Patriotic Fund Address by Chairman, Sir Shenton Thomas, 12 Feb. 1941
This is accompanied by a note from Thomas outlining the leading role in the fund taken on by Lady Thomas.

2. Shenton Thomas, ‘Memorandum on post-war Malaya’ (two copies).

3. Cecil Clementi, ‘Plan for administrative reconstruction in Malaya and Borneo’
This is accompanied by a letter from Clementi.

4. Victor Purcell, ‘A Malayan Union: the proposed new constitution’ (2 copies).

5. Correspondence between Thomas and A.H. Dickinson regarding the Honours List, and a letter from Sir Arnold Robinson on the subject of post-war reconstruction. This file includes a statement by Major K.S. Morgan in support of his claim for compensation for ill treatment during his internment. Morgan headed the Japanese section of the Special Branch in Singapore before his capture.


  • 1941 - 1947

Conditions Governing Access

For conservation reasons, this item must be viewed on Master Microfilm Reel 8239.


5 file(s) : paper

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2012-07-26 09:52:12+00:00

Includes index.

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