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The Conference Diaries of Flight Sergeant G. Green

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0014/GREE

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of notebooks containing diaries of the Atlantic Meeting, Washington, Quebec, Cairo and Yalta conferences. Green tends to record events from his own day but when relevant these include encounters with Churchill and other key figures.

Dates

  • 1941 - 1946

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from the papers must obtain prior permission from the copyright holders and should seek advice from Archives Centre staff.

Biographical / Historical

Geoffrey Green was born c1919 and was Personal Clerk to the Chief of the Air Staff, and to the Prime Minister Winston Churchill, 1941-1945. He joined the Royal Air Force on the outbreak of war in 1939.

Extent

6 volume(s)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

The collection has been catalogued and a copy of the catalogue is available for consultation in the reading room at Churchill Archives Centre, at the National Register of Archives in London and on the Janus website /janus.lib.cam.ac.uk>.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These notebooks were left at Churchill Archives Centre by Green's widow prior to 1988.

General

This collection (fonds) level description and catalogue of the papers was compiled by Louise King of Churchill Archives Centre in May 2006. Information is taken from the collection itself.

Originator(s)

Green, Geoffrey, b c1919, Flight Sergeant, Clerk
Date
2006-05-16 15:26:42+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.