Address card, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project,proforma on service with the King's African Rifles, [1978-1984].
Papers of Lieut.-Colonel J.E.D. Watson, DSO
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (288) (Box 18)
- Dates of Creation[1978-1984]
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description27 ff.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Lieut.-Colonel J.E.D. Watson, DSO served in the 1st and 2nd Battalions, King'sAfrican Rifles, Nyasaland and Tanganyika, 1935-1939, 2nd Battalion, East Africa(including British Somaliland, Italian Somaliland and Ethiopia), Ceylon andBurma, 1939-1945, 4th Battalion, Kenya, 1946-1948, and 2nd and 4th Battalions,Uganda, Italian Somaliland and Kenya, 1949-1953.
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Listed as no. 920 (288) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).