Papers relating to his life and military career, 1919, 1931, 1945-1950, particularly his service in South East Asia in World War Two, notably including 'Order of the day' by Lt Gen Sir Montagu George North Stopford, Commander of 33 Indian Corps, relating to the Battle of Mandalay, Burma, Jan-Mar 1945, dated 21 Mar 1945.
LATHBURY, Lt Col John Frank Fyson (1911-1985)
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- ReferenceGB 99 KCLMA Lathbury J F F
- Dates of Creation1919, 1931, 1945-1950
- Language of MaterialEnglish , Urdu , Chinese , Japanese
- Physical Description1 file
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Administrative / Biographical History
Born in 1911; 2nd Lt, Royal Engineers, 1931, Lt, 1934; employed under Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, 1936; Capt, 1939; served in South East Asia in World War Two; died in 1985.
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Presented to the Centre by the family in 1986
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