Guide to the Records of the Prime Minister's Office (as filmed by the AJCP)



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Created: 2018

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Series PREM 3. Prime Minister's Office: Operational Correspondence and Papers, February 1942 - October 1942

Select papers filmed by the Australian Joint Copying Project (AJCP) relating to the defence and fall of Singapore, World War II (1942).

Far East (Singapore): Circulation of despatches and report from escaped military personnel in Malaya, May 1942 - September 1942 (File 168/3. AJCP Reel No: 7073)

Report on the fall of Malaya and Singapore by GEneral Wavell, 1942 and memoranda by Churchill, Sir Edward Bridges and others...

Far East (Singapore): Provision for defences for land attack, September 1942 - October 1942 (File 168/4. AJCP Reel No: 7073)

Copy of War diary by Vice Admiral Sir Geoffrey Layton and memoranda re fall of Singapore...

Far East (Singapore): Defence of Singapore: account written by son of Admiral Beamish, February 1942 - June 1942 (File 168/7B. AJCP Reel No: 7073)