Catalogue description Admiralty: Central Mine Clearance Board: Minesweeping Reports

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Details of ADM 232
Reference: ADM 232
Title: Admiralty: Central Mine Clearance Board: Minesweeping Reports
Description:

Reports of clearance of enemy mines by Belgium, British, Danish, Dutch, German, Greek, Italian and Yugoslav naval forces forwarded to the Central Mine Clearance Board. In most cases the reports include relevant charts and plans.

Date: 1944-1951
Arrangement:

The reports have been divided between the two areas of operation. Those for Northern Europe are arranged according to their source; those for the Mediterranean are arranged chronologically. In most cases the reports include relevant charts and plans.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Board of Admiralty, Central Mine Clearance Board, 1946-1951

Physical description: 115 file(s)
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

Admiralty , from 1981

Accruals: Series is accruing
Administrative / biographical background:

The mines were swept from sea areas in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean in the years immediately following the Second World War.

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