Papers of Alexander D. Shirreff, MC

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (248) (Box 16)
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      35 ff.

Scope and Content

Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development RecordsProject, transcript of responses to aide-memoire, [1978-1984]; xeroxedrace card for a meeting in Gimma, South-West Abyssinia, November 1941.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alexander D. Shirreff, MC served in the 5th Battalion, King's African Rifles,Kenya, Somaliland, Abyssinia, Madagascar and Burma, 1940-1945.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (248) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).