Series S-0815 - Force Commander - Medical Branch - Registry

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Force Commander - Medical Branch - Registry


  • 1960 - 1964 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 10 linear ft. of textual records, No. of Boxes: 20

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Series consists of administrative circulars, blueprints, cables, code cables, diagrams, handwritten notes, drafts, forms, memoranda, monthly reports, letters, job descriptions, lists, medical reports, minutes of conferences, minutes of meetings, movement orders, reports, translations, rosters, situation reports, tables, standing orders, personnel appraisals, and audits. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: organisation of medical headquarters; posting of medical officers; uniforms; refugees; infectious diseases; deaths; Operation Sun Flower; staffing of hospitals; medical supplies; lists of patients; admissions reports; transfers of patients; medical inspections; training officers; repatriation on medical grounds; medical care for civilians; and sanitary inspections. Correspondents include Major General J.T.U. Aguiyi-Ironsi, Force Commander; S. Habib Ahmed, Chief Administrative Officer; Dr. Ralph Bunche, Under Secretary for Special Political Affairs; General Kebbede Guebre, Force Commander; Colonel B.L. Kapoor, Senior Medical Staff Officer; Colonel L. Nandkeolyar, Chief Medical Officer; Ben T. Twigt, Chief Administrative Officer; General Carl Carlson Van Horn, Supreme Force Commander; Colonel R.D. Kamat, Chief Medical Officer; Colonel H. Hajeebhoy, Chief of Military Personnel; Colonel T.R. Bargotra, Chief Medical Officer; Lieutenant Colonel B.V.S. Rao, Officiating Chief Medical Officer; Lieutenant Colonel R.R. Rao, Officiating Chief Medical Officer; Nancy A. Gray, Chief of Civilian Personnel; Lieutenant Colonel M.B. Singh, Commanding Officer, ONUC Hospital, Leopoldville; and Lieutenant Colonel U.P. Mukherjee, Commanding Officer, ONUC Hospital, Leopoldville. 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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DAG 13/

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