Papers of Captain Carl A. H. Swift

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (270) (Box 17)
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      24 ff., 6 items

Scope and Content

Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project,responses to aide-memoire with transcript, [1978-1984]; printed operation orders, battle procedure and other directives, [c1940s?]; Rubbing Along in Burmese (India. Army. Directorate of Welfare and Education. 1944); maps of Burma, 1943-1944;various cloth and metal badges, 20th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain Carl A.H. Swift served with the Kenya Regiment and 4th Battalion,King's African Rifles, East Africa and Burma, 1939-1945.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (270) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).