Papers of James Craig Henderson, fl. 1941-1950, commercial traveller

Scope and Content

  • Personal papers 1943-1950
  • Family papers 1941-1954
  • Photographs presscuttings publications 1947-1953
  • Medals 1934-1952

Administrative / Biographical History

James Craig Henderson was born on 11 July 1924  . He worked as a bank official and insurance clerk before serving in the Armed Forces during the Second World War. He served in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve from May 1943 until December 1944. He enlisted in the Royal Army Ordnance Corps in December 1944, serving until January 1948 and attaining the rank of Warrant Officer. After leaving the Armed Forces he worked as a commercial traveller in the Middle East.


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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

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Compiled by Jenny Bunn, Assistant Archivist, 02 March 2000