Catalogue description Children's Overseas Reception Board

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Reference: DO 131
Title: Children's Overseas Reception Board

This series contains records of the Children's Overseas Reception Board (CORB) relating to the evacuation of children overseas during the Second World War. As well as general administrative and establishment files and minutes of meetings of the advisory panels, the series includes a small selection of case files of children sent overseas and their escorts, registers of child applicants, unregistered lists of children considered by the CORB and a history of CORB.

Date: 1940-1959
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 113 file(s)
Access conditions: Open

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