Catalogue description Ministry of Defence: Central Staffs: Registered Files and Branch Folders

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Details of DEFE 68
Reference: DEFE 68
Title: Ministry of Defence: Central Staffs: Registered Files and Branch Folders

Registered files and branch folders created and used by branches within the Central Staffs organisation of the unified Ministry of Defence. There may be some overlaps from the years preceding unification (1964), where functions were carried forward beyond that unification.

Some branches have dedicated series - see Related material.

Date: 1917-2006
Related material:

Files of the Chiefs of Staff Committee - 2 series Division within DEFE

Communications and Intelligence records - 12 series Division within DEFE

Files of Defence Lands Service - 2 series Division within DEFE

Files and folders from pre-unification MOD DEFE 7

Files from Ministers' Private Offices DEFE 13

Files of Defence Central Scientific Staffs DEFE 19

Files of the Permanent Under-Secretary of State DEFE 23

Files of Defence Secretariat branches DEFE 24

Files of the Chief of Defence Staff offices DEFE 25

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

Ministry of Defence, 1947-

Physical description: 1611 file(s)
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

From 2003 Ministry of Defence

Accumulation dates: 1917 onwards
Selection and destruction information: Collection theme - external relations and defence policy
Accruals: Series is accruing

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