Bowcock, Philip Parnell
Introduction
Philip Parnell BOWCOCK
Arrangement

Catalogue
1. Memoirs
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: Bowcock, Philip Parnell
Dates of creation: [1950-1955]
Extent: 1 file
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
Created by: material relating to service in the Sudan
Language: English

Philip Parnell BOWCOCK

(1927 - )

1950 Seconded to the Middle East Centre for Arab Studies
1951 A.D.C. Khartoum
1952-1955 A.D.C. and D.C. Bentiu and Fangak, Upper Nile Province
1955 Retired from Sudan service


Arrangement

1. Memoirs

Catalogue
1. Memoirs
SAD.815/13/1-10
[n.d.]
Memoirs by P.P. Bowcock of his service in the Sudan from 1950 to 1955. Subjects covered include joining the Sudan Political Service and secondment to the Middle East Centre of Arab Studies in the Lebanon (815/13/2-3); first impressions of the Sudan (815/13/3); posting to Khartoum: duties, social life, and experience of being attacked in the Press (815/13/3-4); posting to Bentiu, and description of the administrative and legal structure of the district and of the Province (815/13/4-7); photocopy of the completed questionnaire returned by Bowcock to the compilers of the The Sudan Political Service 1902-1952: Preliminary Register of Second Careers (815/13/8-10)