Register of the United States. Office of Strategic Services. Special Operations Branch. Western Europe Section reports

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Register of the United States. Office of Strategic Services. Special Operations Branch. Western Europe Section reports

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2011
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun and Rita Morin.
© 2011 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: United States. Office of Strategic Services. Special Operations Branch. Western Europe Section reports
Dates: 1944-1945
Collection Number: 76015
Creator: United States. Office of Strategic Services. Special Operations Branch. Western Europe Section.
Collection Size: 5 manuscript boxes (1.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports relating to sabotage and resistance liaison activities in German-occupied France of agents of the Western Europe Section of the Special Operations Branch of the United States Office of Strategic Services
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Original reports (Boxes 1-3) closed. Use copies available in boxes 4-5.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], United States. Office of Strategic Services. Special Operations Branch. Western Europe Section reports, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Historical Note

The Special Operations Branch of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) was established in January 1942. Authorized by the OSS to conduct undercover operations in support of planned military operations, agents of the Western Europe Section of the Special Operations Branch mainly served in German-occupied France.

Scope and Content of Collection

Reports related to sabotage and resistance liaison activities in German-occupied France of agents of the Western Europe Section of the Special Operations Branch of the Office of Strategic Services.
Individual reports contain agents' descriptions of activities in the field. Some folders also include complete mission reports, maps of operational areas and photographs taken in the field. The original documents in boxes 1-3 are closed; use copies are available in boxes 4-5.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Secret service--United States.
World War, 1939-1945--France.
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.
France--History--German occupation, 1940-1945.


Box/Folder: :

Original Reports Closed, 1944-1945

Box/Folder: 1 : 1-28

A-G

Box/Folder: 2 : 1-23

G-N

Box/Folder: 3 : 1-13

P-S

Box/Folder: 3 : 14

Additional Activity Reports

Box/Folder: 3 : 15

Mission Union: German Atrocities

Box/Folder: 3 : 16

Key to Special Operations Reports

Box/Folder: :

Use Copies of Reports, 1944-1945

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Lt. John D. Alsop

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Claude G. Arnault

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Lt. Joseph R. Autotte

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Lt. Leon F. Ball

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Cpt. Charles T. Barnes

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Lt. Maurice M. R. Basset

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Raphael L. Beugnon

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Thomas C. Blackwell

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Michael G. Bloch

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Henri Bouchard

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Andre Bouchardon

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Herbert Brucker

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Sgt. Frederick J. Brunner

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Cpt. John H. Camp

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Maj. Francis Coolidge

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Robert A. Cormier

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Lt. Emile R. Counasse

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Robert F. Cutting

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Cpt. William H. Daniels

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Rene Defourneaux

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Rene A. Dussaq

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Roger L. Faucher

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Leon Feldman

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Cpt. Ernest F. Floege

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Cpt. Edgar L. Fraser

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Curtenius Gillette

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Lt. Paul Goillot

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Cpt. William F. Grell

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Cpt. Harry E. Griffiths

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Lt. Jean C. Guiet

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Virginia Hall

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Lt. Wendell M. Hastings

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Lt. Roger Henquet

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Lt. Louis G. V. Hyde

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Cpt. Owen D. Johnson

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Cpt. Darwin J. Kitch

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

James R. La Rosee Jr.

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Sgt. Robert E. La Salle

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Henry L. Laussucq

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Cpt. Victor J. Layton

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Lt. Jacques L. Le Baigue

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Joseph G. Litalien

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Maj. Edwin Lord

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Lt. W.B. Macomber

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Lt. Maurice L. Martin

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Lt. Paul V. Martineau

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Lt. Robert McCarthy

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Cpt. John B. Mead

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Cpt. William J. Morgan

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Lt. Mario Morpurgo

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Lt. Louis A. Nonni

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Lt. A. E. Paray

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Paul J. Parent

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Edwin William Poitras

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

Sgt. Philip Potter

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Sgt. Phillip L. Rancourt

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Lt. Richard Raoul-Duval

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Maj. John E. Rees

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Lt. Henry D. Riley

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Lt. Albert Robichaud

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Cpt. Reeve Schley

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Maj. Jack T. Shannon

Box/Folder: 5 : 1

Lt. Guy S. Songy

Box/Folder: 5 : 2

Kt, Andre Studler

Box/Folder: 5 : 3

Additional Activity Reports

Box/Folder: 5 : 4

Mission Union: German Atrocities

Box/Folder: 5 : 5

Key to Special Operations Reports