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Comments by Sir Andrew Caldecott on Sir Shenton Thomas’s ‘Malaya's war effort’, 1947-07 - 1948-09

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/3/1/3

Scope and Contents

The file includes a letter from Caldecott to Thomas and an annotated copy of the text (37 sheets).


  • Creation: 1947-07 - 1948-09


Conditions Governing Access

From the Sub-sub-class:

For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8239.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Andrew Caldecott joined the Malayan civil service in 1907. In 1934, he served as officer administering the government of the Straits Settlements and high commissioner for the Malay states. Caldecott later served as governor of Hong King (1935-37) and governor of Ceylon (1937-44).


1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

Language of Materials



Caldecott, Sir Andrew 1884-1951, colonial governor

Finding aid date

2015-09-24 12:22:46+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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