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General: Service Arts and Technical Organization, 1943-1946

Identifier: PJM/SATO/A/8

Scope and Contents

General: Service Arts and Technical Organization (SATO) file contains:

  1. SATO aims and objectives
  2. a map of clubs, groups and posts
  3. publication rejection for article on SATO entitled "Report on pre-release training for Malay and Burma commands" including comments on this
  4. SATO News for January, April, July, September and October 1945
  5. newspaper clipping from the "Services Newspaper of South East Asia Command" concerning the army's lack of plans for vocational training, and Percy Johnson-Marshall's response on behalf of SATO, 13 October 1945
  6. correspondence concerning the provision of books and professional development and recognition for SATO as a training body for demobilisation
  7. a report entitled "Statement on Technical Education of the Services in India and South East Asia Command (SEAC)" which was sent to a number of UK professional organisations for consideration.
  8. initial papers concerning development of an organisation for British Architects serving in India. This includes a list of Architects serving in HM forces in India.


  • Creation: 1943-1946


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

1 file

Conditions Governing Access

Material relating to living individuals may be restricted under the Data Protection Act, 1998.


From the Sub-Fonds: 0.5 metres