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Collection Level Description: Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1926-45

Reference: MSS. Film 824-41
Title: Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1926-45
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 18 shelfmarks

Language of Material: German

Administrative/Biographical History

These microfilms form part of a collection of captured German army records microfilmed at Alexandria, Virginia, USA under the direction of the American Historical Association Committee for the Study of War Documents.

Scope and Content

Microfilms of German army records, 1926-45, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The microfilms were given to the Library by Robert J. O'Neill in 1965, under the conditions laid down by the Committee for Graduate Studies.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

More detailed descriptions of the microfilms are found in Guides to German Records filmed at Alexandria, Va., nos. 18, 30 and 34 (National Archives, Washington, 1960-2).

Related Units of Description

See also Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1922-45 (MSS. Film 1965-84).

Access Points

Germany | Armed Forces

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