HARRISON, Frank

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

'Tobruk: Siege, Breakout, Victory', typescript memoir covering operations at Tobruk, 1941-1942, written in [1991] and later published as Tobruk: the great siege reassessed (Arms and Armour Press, London, 1996)

Administrative / Biographical History

Joined the Royal Corps of Signals in 1939; served as wireless operator to successive brigadiers in the Tobruk Tank Brigade, 3 Armoured Brigade, 2 Armoured Division; left the Army in 1946.

Arrangement

1 file

Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.

Acquisition Information

Placed in the Centre by Frank Harrison in 1991

Other Finding Aids

Summary guide entry on-line at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/iss/archives/cats/, and detailed catalogue available in hard copy in the Centre's reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the College Archivist.

Corporate Names