Catalogue description Ministry of Defence: Chiefs of Staff Committee: Registered Files

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Reference: DEFE 11
Title: Ministry of Defence: Chiefs of Staff Committee: Registered Files
Description:

This series contains registered files of the Chiefs of Staff's Secretariat. Files deal with defence matters, at home and abroad, including general policy, dealings with international organizations such as NATO and ANZAM and the situation in individual countries or overseas possessions such as Hong Kong, Malaya, Aden, Gibraltar, Cyprus and Korea.

Date: 1946-1993
Arrangement:

Original numerical sequence of creating body has been partially followed

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 1049 file(s)
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

From 1983 Ministry of Defence

Accruals: Series is accruing.
Administrative / biographical background:

The Secretariat was established in 1964 within the new Ministry of Defence to take over the work of the Military Secretariat of the War Cabinet.

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