Papers of Patrick W.G. Barnes

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 1715 (8) (Box 1)
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      30 ff.

Scope and Content

Personal data sheet, address card, correspondence with Oxford DevelopmentRecords Project, lecture prospectus and account of East African campaigns,20th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Patrick W.G. Barnes served with the 27th Battalion, King's African Rifles in Northern Rhodesiaand Kenya, 1942, 22nd Battalion, Kenya, Tanganyika, Ceylon, Burma and India,1943-1944, and 31st Battalion, India and Northern Rhodesia, 1945.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 920 (8) in Manuscript Collections in RhodesHouse Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library,1996).