David Griffin - Books written with Leslie Greener and H.M. Chalmers, 1942-1944

David Griffin - Books written with Leslie Greener and H.M. Chalmers, 1942-1944

Date created

1942-1944

Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 4476, frames 1-248 (MLMSS 5428, located at Safe 1/244). Includes 'The Happiness Box', Dec. 1942 (frames 1-33).

Contents

0.13 metres of textual material (1 box) - typescript

Level of description

Fonds

Call Numbers

SAFE/MLMSS 5428 (Safe 1/244)

Title

David Griffin - Books written with Leslie Greener and H.M. Chalmers, 1942-1944

Item identifier

n88E63Jn

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Full title

David Griffin - Books written with Leslie Greener and H.M. Chalmers, 1942-1944

Author / Artists

Chalmers, H. M.

Greener, Leslie, 1900-1974

Contents

December 1942; `The Happiness Box. A fairy tale', bound volume, produced by Education Centre AIF POW Camp Changi Singapore for the interned British children. Written by David Griffin; illustrated by Leslie Greener; printed by Bruce Blakey. Bound at the Education Centre. (Call No.: MLMSS 5428/1/It...

Source

Presented by Sir David Griffin, 1990

Administrative / Biographical history

When Singapore fell on 15 February 1942, David Griffin spent three years and seven months as a prisoner of war in Changi. Griffin was with the 8th Australian Division 2nd AIF. His Commanding Officer was Leslie Greener. The troops were imprisoned alongside women and children in Changi.The troops occu...

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General note

Digital order no:Album ID : 823461

Date created

1942-1944

Reference code

446633

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