Six chapters of Smith's memoirs, c1987, relating to his probationer cadetship at Oxford, 1948-1950 and service in Nyasaland, 1950-1961; with curriculum vitae.
Papers of R.E.N. Smith
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Afr. s. 2277
- Dates of Creationc1987
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description58 ff.
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Administrative / Biographical History
R.E.N. Smith (b 1922) was educated at the Crypt School, Glos. and at Bristol University, undertaking military service, 1941-1947 (Captain). He was an administrative officer, Nyasaland, from 1950 and was seconded to the New Hebrides, 1961.
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