Robert Coventry Hunter Greig (b 1909) gained an M.A. at Edinburgh, and a post as Assistant District Officer, Tanganyika, 1932. He was seconded as Assistant Secretary, Palestine, 1938 and was given a commission as lieutenant in the Palestine Volunteer Force, 1941. He was seconded to the Colonial Office in 1948.
Diary, 1934; commission as lieutenant in the Palestine Volunteer Force, 1941; movement and permanent road passes for Palestine, 1946; biographical notes by his son, 1999.
The papers were donated to the library by Greig's son, Dr. David N.H. Greig, on 5th October 1999.Access Conditions
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Greig | Robert Coventry Hunter | fl 1909-[1940s] | colonial officer
Tanzania | Description and travel
Great Britain | Colonies | Tanzania | Administration | Personal narratives