Papers of Lieut.-Colonel Sir Peile Thompson, OBE

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (273) (Box 17)
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      93 ff.

Scope and Content

Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project,responses to aide-memoire with transcript, [1978-1984]; photostat copy of Thompson's history, [1950s], of the 26th battalion, King's African Rifles.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lieut.-Colonel Sir Peile Thompson, OBE served with the 26th Battalion, King'sAfrican Rifles, Mauritius, Kenya and Tanganyika, 1954-1956.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (273) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).