Catalogue description Committee of Imperial Defence: Air Committee: Minutes and Memoranda (AC and AP series)

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Reference: CAB 14
Title: Committee of Imperial Defence: Air Committee: Minutes and Memoranda (AC and AP series)

This series consists of two sets of minutes and memoranda: the indexed minutes of the Air Committee of the Committee of Imperial Defence (CID) and memoranda arising (AC series); and minutes by the Secretary of the Air Committee to members of the Air Committee, communicating the decisions of the Admiralty and Army Council in regard to the initial minutes, and the memoranda arising (AP series).

Date: 1912-1914

Chronological within the order of minutes and memoranda

Related material:

Other papers of the Air Committee are in Subseries within CAB 17

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: AC and AP file series
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Committee of Imperial Defence, Air Committee, 1912-1914

Physical description: 1 volume(s)
Accumulation dates: 1912-1914
Accruals: No future accruals expected
Unpublished finding aids:

Index to the proceedings of meetings 1-19.

Administrative / biographical background:

The Air Committee was established in 1912 as a principal standing committee of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Its members included the Secretary of State for War, the Director of Military Training, the Director of the Air Department and representatives of the Royal Flying Corps and the Treasury. Its function was to consider all aerial matters referred to it by the Committee of Imperial Defence, or by government departments.

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