Photocopy of "Local Intelligence Summary" by General Northey, Rhodesian and Syasaland Field Force (November 1916); tracing-paper copy from a map of German East Africa (nd); photocopied transcript of an interview recorded with Messum by the Rhodesia Broadcasting Corporation (1973).
A.L. Messum papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection AFE 17
- Dates of Creation1916-1973
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, typescript (photocopy), and printed material (photocopy).
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A.L. Messum, born in 1893, served with Murray's Column, a South Rhodesian Military Unit, and fought in East Africa during the First World War [1915-1918].
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The papers were placed in the Collection by A.L. Murray in 1978. See General Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
East Africa catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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