Personal data sheet, correspondence with Oxford Development Records Project,responses to aide-memoire, [1978-1984]; xerox copy of letter of appointmentto the King's African Rifles from the Colonial Office, 1940 and of diary of wartimeexperiences, ; map of 12 African Division's operations at Gondar,1941; photographs relating to King's African Rifles service, [1940-1941?].
Papers of George K. Young, CB, CMG, MBE
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (309) (Box 19)
- Dates of Creation[1940-1941?], [1978-1984]
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description81 ff.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
George K. Young, CB, CMG, MBE served with the King's African Rifles, 1940-[1941?], and as intelligence officer, Italian Somaliland, Abyssinia and Kenya, 1942-1943.
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Listed as no. 920 (309) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).