Series S-0806 - Force Commander - Military Information Branch - Non-Registry

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Force Commander - Military Information Branch - Non-Registry


  • 1960 - 1963 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 4.5 linear ft. of textual records, No. of Boxes: 9

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Series consists of cables, code cables, letters, contracts, handwritten notes, lists, reports, translations, interview transcriptions, memoranda, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Subjects include but are not limited to the following: interrogation team reports; investigation of mercenaries; and information about mercenaries and foreign nationals. Correspondents include: Lieutenant Colonel Niles Borchgrevink, Chief of Military Information; Dr. Ralph Bunche, Under Secretary for Special Political Affairs; Robert K. A. Gardiner, Officer in Charge; General Kebbede Guebre, Force Commander; Commander M.I. O'Farrell, Chief of Military Information, Elisabethville; Lieutenant Colonel P.B.O. Reuterswaerd, Chief of Military Information; Lieutenant Colonel G. Samuelson, Chief of Military Information; Lieutenant Colonel G. Strijffert, Chief of Military Information; Brian Urquhart; Major O. R. Monette, Acting Chief of Military Information; and Commander P.J. Fleming, Chief of Military Information. 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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