Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project,responses to aide-memoire with transcript, [1978-1984]; newsletters, 3rd Battalion, King'sAfrican Rifles, December 1953, 6th Battalion, January-December 1959; The Journal of the King's African Rifles, January & September 1957, July & December 1959; souvenir programme of the presentation ofColours by the Tanganyika Governor to the 6th and 26th Battalions, September 1955.
Papers of Colonel Edward J.C. Spanton, MBE
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (255) (Box 16)
- Dates of Creation1953-1959, [1978-1984]
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description24 ff., 5 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Colonel Edward J.C. Spanton, MBE served with the 3rd Battalion, King's AfricanRifles, Kenya and Malaya, 1950-1953 and the 6th Battalion, Tanganyika, 1956-1959.
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Listed as no. 920 (255) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).