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Fonds United Nations Emergency Force II (UNEF II) (1973-1979) - AG-035

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AG-035

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United Nations Emergency Force II (UNEF II) (1973-1979)

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  • 1966 - 1980 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 253 boxes, No. of Boxes: 253

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UN Mission Emergency Force II

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The United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) was reconstituted in 1973 in order to supervise the cease-fire, to prevent recurrence of hostilities in the aftermath of the Yom Kippur War and to cooperate with the International Committee of the Red Cross. It was stationed on the cease-fire line in Egypt.

The UNEF cable communications with UN Headquarters were relayed through UNTSO Headquarters in Jerusalem and Geneva. The administrative and logistic matters were under the jurisdiction
of a Chief Administrative Officer who had a civilian staff to assist him.

Participating Countries: Australia, Canada, Finland, Ghana, Indonesia, Ireland (1973-74), Nepal (1973-74), Panama (1973-74), Peru (1973-74), Poland, Senegal (1973-74), Sweden.

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Included is correspondence, cables, reports, press releases, accounts, working papers, maps, printed material, and other documents, 1973-1980, for UNEF-2's Central Registry; also from the Office of the Force Commander, including the Engineering, Air Operations, Medical, Logistics, and Military Personnel Branches; the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer; and the Officer-in-Charge of UNEF liquidation. These document all aspects of the operations and administration of UNEF-2.

Fonds consists of the following Series:
S-1799 Officer-in-Charge, UNEF Liquidation - Cables and Correspondence Relating to UNIFIL
S-1798 Officer-in-Charge, UNEF Liquidation
S-1797 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief Administrative Officer Survey and Investigation Branch - Subject Files
S-1796 Office of the Chief Administrative Officer - Chronological Files
S-1795 Force Commander Office of the Chief of Staff - Camp Command
S-1794 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff Military Personnel Branch - Board of Inquiry
S-1793 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Medical Branch
S-1792 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Air Operation Brach - Subject Files
S-1791 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Engineering Branch (Polish) - Subject Files
S-1790 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Operations Branch - Senior Military Information Officer - Maps and Related Information
S-1789 Senior Military Information Officer - Series A-L - top secret missile zone Inspections
S-1788 Senior Military Information Officer
S-1787 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Operations Branch
S-1786 Office of the Force Commander - Unrestricted
S-1785 Office of the Force Commander - Office of the Chief of Staff - Restricted
S-1784 Office of the Force Commander - Legal Affairs Officer
S-1783 Office of the Force Commander
S-1782 Records - Code Cables - Military
S-1781 Records - Central Registry - Organization (OR Series)
S-1780 Records - Central Registry - Public Information (PU Series)
S-1779 Records - Central Registry and Legal Matters (LE Series) - Privileges and Immunities of Host Countries
S-0531 Records - Central Registry - Finance (FI Series)

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S-0531

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application/pdf

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194.9 KiB

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