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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Diary of Kenneth Albert Watson

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 406
Content Description Diary written in the Argyle Street Camp, a Japanese internment camp for officers in Kowloon, Hong Kong, during the Second World War, covering the period 1942-1945. Comprises diary pages written in pencil; section 1 covering 1 Jan. 1942 - 31 Mar. 1942; section 2 covering 1 Apr. 1942 - 31 Jul. 1942; section 3 covering 1 Aug. 1942 - 9 July 1943; section 4 covering 25 Nov. 1943 - end of Feb. 1944; section 5 covering Mar. 1944 - Sept. 1945. Together with a typed transcription of the diary,...
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Recollections, 1939-06-18 - 1998-08-14

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/7/Glaessner/1
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of correspondence in which Glaessner recollects his internment during World War II and Pembroke College's action to ensure he received his BA. He sent the recollections to the College in 1998 along with copies of 2 letters from J. W. F. Rowe, Glaessner's Tutor in his second year, and a copy of Glaessner's degree certificate from the University of Cambridge.

Dates: 1939-06-18 - 1998-08-14

Walter Neill: Correspondence and papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9876
Scope and Contents

Letters written by WN to friends and family from the Far East, Germany and Holland whilst interned during the First World War; notes describing the riots in Hankow, 1927; photographs of China.

Dates: 1905-1927
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