- 1900 - 1961
"The records of the War Crimes Commission in the United Nations Archives consist of: minutes, documents and reports of the Commission and its Committees, the Research Office, the Far Eastern and Pacific Sub-Commission; further there are periodical lists of War Criminals, Suspects, Witnesses (including approximately 37,000 names) and related material of the main Commission and of the Far Eastern and Pacific Sub-Commission; documented is also some correspondence, mainly with various National Offices. The more voluminous part of the documentation of the War Crimes Commission are records submitted by Member Governments, other National Authorities and Military Tribunals: some 8,000 charge files and related material; periodical lists of about 37,000 War Criminals, Security Suspects and Witnesses; reports of National Military Tribunals; transcripts of proceedings and documents of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East. Finding aids in the form of indexes are part of the above enumerated records. Fonds consists of the following Sub-fonds and Series: AG-042-003 Reference Material AG-042-002 Records submitted by Member Governments, other National Authorities and Military Tribunals AG-042-001 Records created by the Commission, the Committees, the Research Office and the Far Eastern and Pacific Sub-Commission S-1919 UNWCC - United Nations War Crime Commission Microfilm Tapes S-1804 Records of the War Crimes Commission / Series no longer in use, see notes S-0601 United Nations War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) records / (New Series "S-1848") / Please see notes."
United Nations War Crimes Commission