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The Memoirs of Stanley J Sime

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SIME

Scope and Contents

Naval memoirs, 1928-46


  • Creation: 1972-08 - 1972


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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

Sime was born in November 1911 in Stockwell, London. He joined the Royal Navy as a Boy Seaman in March 1928. He served on a number of ships, including "HMS Nelson", 1932-4; "HMS Dundee", 1935-8; "HMS Enterprise", 1938; "HMS Sandwich", 1938-9; "HMS Berwick", 1940; "HMS Danae", 1941; and "HMS Royalist", 1943. He was discharged from the Navy in March 1946.


1 folder(s)

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Other Finding Aids

A copy of this finding aid is available for consultation at Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge, and the National Register of Archives, London.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The memoir was deposited by Mr Sime at Churchill Archives Centre in 1972


This catalogue and collection (fonds) level description was prepared by Andrew Riley at Churchill Archives Centre in August 2003


Sime, Stanley J, fl 1928-1945, Petty Officer


2003-09-15 09:12:56+00:00
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Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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