Catalogue description Committee of Imperial Defence, Historical Branch and Cabinet Office, Historical Section: Official War Histories Correspondence and Papers

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Reference: CAB 45
Title: Committee of Imperial Defence, Historical Branch and Cabinet Office, Historical Section: Official War Histories Correspondence and Papers
Description:

This series consists of the unregistered correspondence and papers of the Cabinet Office, Historical Section compiled for the published Official War Histories. It includes comments, correspondence, maps, papers, personal accounts, photographs and private war diaries. The series relates mainly to the First World War, although there is one file relating to the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905.

Date: 1904-1957
Arrangement:

Chronological within subject arrangement

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

Cabinet Office, Historical Section, 1939-

Committee of Imperial Defence, Historical Branch, 1914-1939

Physical description: 291 files and volumes
Immediate source of acquisition:

Cabinet Office from 1968

Accruals: Series is accruing

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