Catalogue description Ministry of Defence (Army): Registered Files and Branch Folders

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Details of DEFE 70
Reference: DEFE 70
Title: Ministry of Defence (Army): Registered Files and Branch Folders

This series contains registered files and branch folders created and used by branches within the Army departments 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 below.

Date: 1932-2003
Related material:

Files and folders from pre-unification MOD DEFE 7

Files of Defence Secretariat branches DEFE 24

Files of War Office branches WO 32

Ministry of Supply functions passed to War Office WO 286

Files of the War Office Central Department (C2) WO 296

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

Ministry of Defence, Army Department, 1964-

War Office, 1857-1964

Physical description: 3440 files and volumes
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

From 2004 Ministry of Defence

Accruals: Series is accruing

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