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Overview of the Great Britain. Special Operations Executive miscellaneous records
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Great Britain. Special Operations Executive miscellaneous records
    Dates: 1939-1943
    Collection Number: 91087
    Creator: Great Britain. Special Operations Executive.
    Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Dispatches, memoranda, reports, and letters, relating to analysis of the political situation in Yugoslavia prior to the coup of 1941, British involvement in the coup, assessment of Partisan and Četnik resistance forces in Yugoslavia, and formulation of British policy in regard to those forces. Typed transcript (photocopy)
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Great Britain. Special Operations Executive miscellaneous records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    British government agency for special and clandestine military operations during World War II.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Dispatches, memoranda, reports, and letters, relating to analysis of the political situation in Yugoslavia prior to the coup of 1941, British involvement in the coup, assessment of Partisan and Četnik resistance forces in Yugoslavia, and formulation of British policy in regard to those forces. Typed transcript (photocopy)

    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--Great Britain.
    World War, 1939-1945--Yugoslavia.
    World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.
    World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
    Yugoslavia--History--Coup d'état, 1941.
    Yugoslavia--History--Axis occupation, 1941-1945.