Catalogue description War Office: Department of the Permanent Under Secretary of State, C3 Branch: Memoranda on Historical Monographs
|Title:||War Office: Department of the Permanent Under Secretary of State, C3 Branch: Memoranda on Historical Monographs|
This series contains papers relating to the production of studies of developments in military administration or equipment after the Second World War.
These papers cover the organisation and control of the overall programme as well as of the individual texts, including some which for various reasons were not completed.
For the monographs to which these memoranda relate see WO 277
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
War Office, Department of the Permanent Under Secretary, 1924-1964
|Physical description:||54 file(s)|
|Access conditions:||Subject to 30 year closure|
|Administrative / biographical background:||
At the end of the Second World War, the War Office decided to produce a series of studies of the developments in particular areas of military administration or equipment of significance to the Army. These were intended to be authoritative sources based on contemporary records preserving the experience gained during the war.
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