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  • John E. Fairbairn dining with three others

    Personalities
    John E. Fairbairn dining with three others. The men are wearing white tuxedo suits with black bow ties and party hats and the two women are wearing dresses. Asian servers can be seen standing in the background. Title and description adapted from Museum of Policing in Devon and Cornwall.
  • Governor Sir William Goode at a party in North Borneo, Malaysia

    Events
    Sir William Goode, the last colonial governor of Singapore and first to be granted the title Yang di-Pertuan Negara, at a party in Sabah, North Borneo (Malaysia) during the transition period (seen in white, on the left). Title and description adapted from the Museum of Policing in Devon and Cornwall.
  • John E. Fairbairn at a social event in Malaysia [6]

    Personalities
    John E. Fairbairn smoking a cigar speaking with some Malaysian men at a party. All of the men are in white shirts and black bow ties. These could be police officers or dignitaries. There are 7 men around Fairbairn speaking to him. Title and description adapted from the Museum of...
  • John E. Fairbairn at a social event in Malaysia [1]

    Personalities
    John E. Fairbairn at a social event in Malaysia. It is most likely a police or army event due to the plaques on the wall. Title and description adapted from the Museum of Policing in Devon and Cornwall.
  • John E. Fairbairn and wife speaking with Governor Sir William Goode

    Events
    John E. Fairbairn and wife speaking with the Governor Sir William Goode and wife at a formal party at Jesselton, North Borneo, Malaysia. Title and description adapted from the Museum of Policing in Devon and Cornwall.
  • John E. Fairbairn at a social event in Malaysia [2]

    Personalities
    John E. Fairbairn drinking and smoking with another man, likely in Malaysia. There is a lady holding a cigarette and wine glass on the left of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.