Overview of the Marvin R. Edwards papers, 1942-2004

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Title: Marvin R. Edwards papers
Date (inclusive): 1942-2004
Collection Number: 2008C6
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Abstract: Writings, photocopies of military reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to activities of the 492nd Bomb Group during World War II, especially in support of Office of Strategic Services clandestine operations inside Germany; and to the postwar Malmedy war crimes trial.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Edwards, Marvin R.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Marvin R. Edwards papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2008.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Lieutenant, United States Army Air Forces; navigator, 492nd Bomb Group, 1945.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, photocopies of military reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to activities of the 492nd Bomb Group during World War II, especially in support of Office of Strategic Services clandestine operations inside Germany; and to the postwar Malmedy war crimes trial.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Army Air Forces. Bomb Group, 492nd.
United States. Office of Strategic Services.
Malmedy Trial, Dachau, Germany, 1946.
Secret service--United States.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.