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Papers of Captain Clifford White, 1943-2009 (bulk 1943-1948) [manuscript]
Bib ID 4738617
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
White, Clifford, 1899-1996
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1943-2009] 
0.03 m. (1 folder) 
Summary

MS Acc09.176 comprises letters home from Captain Clifford White during his war service in the Northern Territory, 1943-1944, Borneo, 1945-1946, and Japan, 1947-1948, copy of a talk given to Rotary in Alice Springs in 1983, and a spiral bound booklet compiled by White's nephew Peter Loof containing a brief biography, extracts from the letters, records of his war service, and tributes to his war service and teaching career (1 folder).

Biography/History

Captain Clifford (Cliff) James White was born in Numurkah, Victoria, to a farming family. His long career as a teacher and headmaster was interrupted by full time war service in the Australian Army from 1939-1949 in Alice Springs, Katherine, Borneo and Japan. Clifford White was the elder brother of Sir Harold White, former National Librarian of Australia.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc09.176.

Subjects White, Clifford, 1899-1996 -- Archives.  |  Australia. Army -- Officers -- Archives.  |  School principals -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Armies -- Australia -- Officers -- Archives.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Australian.
Time Coverage 1943-2009 
Occupation Army officers.  |  School principals.
Terms of Use Copying of Captain Clifford White's copyright material is permitted for research purposes. 

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