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"Assignment to Catastrophe": source material, 1948-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 8/15

Scope and Contents

Rough manuscript notes on France, including: the Vichy war trials at Riom on responsibility for the events of 1940; the use of tanks; morale; organization of command; authority of military chiefs; the air force; a biography of Marshal Philippe Petain.


  • Creation: 1948-08

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

SPRS 2/18 Box 1

Finding aid date

2007-01-24 14:13:54.310000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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