Diary and letters home on New Zealand tour, 1949, with album of photographs.
Papers of F.R.L. Goadby
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Brigadier Frank Reginald Lindsay Goadby OBE (1899-1985), soldier and historian, servedin the Royal Engineers from 1918 and the Royal Corps of Signals from 1921. In1926 he joined the Indian Army, serving in the 2/3rd Silch Pioneers beforehis transfer to the 1st battalion 6th Rajputana Rifles in 1933. Later in his career he saw service in Southern Command, India, in Simla, Calcutta, Biharand Bombay. He wrote a short history of Standlake church, St. Giles Church, Standlake, Oxon. (Abingdon, Abbey Press, 1965). He married Kathleen Mary Clark in 1919.
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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
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Listed as no. 650 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford,Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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