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Papers on W.A.I.T.R (West African Institute For Trypanosomiasis Research) service

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 349

Scope and Contents

Two accounts of Moffat's term of service in Nigeria, describing his complaints about how he was treated, and a letter to the Foreign Secretary concerning his grievances.


  • Creation: 2005


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Biographical / Historical

Geoffrey Moffat served in the R.A.F., 1952-1955. He carried out two tours of duty as a field officer in Nigeria with the quasi-government organisation W.A.I.T.R. (West African Institute For Trypanosomiasis Research) during 1957-1960.


1 envelope(s) (1 envelope) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Geoffrey Moffat, 2005.


This collection level description was created by RAS.


Moffat, Geoffrey, fl 1952-2005, field officer

Includes index.
2005-09-15 11:22:12+00:00
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