Papers of Captain V.G.S. Damms

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (61) (Box 4)
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      14 ff.

Scope and Content

Personal data sheet, correspondence with the Oxford Development RecordsProject, aide-memoire with answers inserted, memorandum on war-time experienceswith the King's African Rifles, [1978-1984].

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain V.G.S. Damms served with the 4th Battalion, King's African Rifles(Medical Officer), East Africa, in Ceylon, Burma and India, 1941-1945.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (61) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).