Bingham, FIDS

Scope and Content

  • MS 309;BJ Official record, 6 March to 16 April 1947 [Voyage of Trepassey and Fitzroy, including copies of telegrams received and sent] 1 volume, typescript

Administrative / Biographical History

The Falkland Islands Dependencies covers the area opposite South America. Following on from work carried out during Operation Tabarin (1943-1945) the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey was designed to survey and administer this area. Bingham became the third commander of FIDS in 1945.