Series S-0830 - Force Commander - Headquarters Katanga Area, Air Base Operations - Cables

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Force Commander - Headquarters Katanga Area, Air Base Operations - Cables


  • 1963 - 1964 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 1 linear ft. of textual records, No. of Boxes: 2

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Series consists of cables, handwritten notes, lists, and routine orders. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: movement of civilian and military personnel; movement of equipment; inspection and servicing of equipment; repatriation; flight schedules; and base operations. Correspondents include Major Odd Christiansen, Air Base Commander, Elisabethville; and Major General John Ryg, Air Commander. Date of establishment occurred on 14/07/1960 by Security Resolution 143 (1960). The date of dissolution was 30/06/1964.
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