Ministry of Economic Warfare, and Foreign Office, Economic Warfare Department: Files concerning Intelligence Objectives Sub-committee
|Title:||Ministry of Economic Warfare, and Foreign Office, Economic Warfare Department: Files concerning Intelligence Objectives Sub-committee|
This series contains files mainly of the Ministry of Economic Warfare and the Economic Warfare Department of the Foreign Office relating to the work of the Combined Intelligence Objectives Sub-committee and the British Intelligence Objectives Sub-committee in obtaining technical and political intelligence of urgent military importance, and compiling and disseminating reports thereon. The earlier Ministry of Economic Warfare papers include assessments of the effects of economic warfare; subsequently the emphasis is on intelligence and information pertinent to the exploitation of occupied territory. All files were subsequently re-registered in the German Department of the Foreign Office.
Some files have been re-registered from FO 837.
Unregistered files of Dr W O Hassall, librarian for the Ministry of Economic Warfare and the Control Office for Germany and Austria between 1941 and 1946, are in PRO 30/95
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
Foreign Office, Economic Warfare Department, 1945-1950
Ministry of Economic Warfare, 1939-1945
|Physical description:||192 file(s)|
|Access conditions:||Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated|
|Accruals:||Series is accruing|
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- FO - Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office
- Division within FO - Records relating to allied administration of occupied territories in post Second World War Europe
- FO 935 - Ministry of Economic Warfare, and Foreign Office, Economic Warfare Department: Files concerning Intelligence Objectives Sub-committee