Orchard Papers

Memoir of a childhood spent throughout the British Empire; also details of later life in the Royal Navy and of tiem spent in India and the Dominion states. 137pp.

Donated by Mr T. Orchard through the good offices of Mr L. Fleming.

Memoir: ‘Here’s to our far-flung Empire: an account of a colonial upbringing’.

Descriptive memoir detailing a childhood spent in Kenya, South Africa, schooing in the UK, and times spent in Bengal; gives details of life in England during World War II, service in the Royal navy and of later life in Canada, Africa and India. 137pp.