Inventory of the Ernest Cecil Deane letters

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Title: Ernest Cecil Deane letters
Date (inclusive): 1941-1946
Collection Number: 81114
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 microfilm reels (0.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to Allied military activities during World War II and the Nuremberg trials.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Deane, Ernest Cecil, 1911-

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ernest Cecil Deane letters, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1981.

Accruals

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Location of Originals

Originals in possession of: E. C. Deane.

Location of Copies

Duplicate microfilm in: Arkansas History Commission.

Biographical Note

Lieutenant colonel, United States Army; public relations officer attached to Supreme Headquarters, Allied Expeditionary Forces, 1943-1944, Third Army Headquarters, 1944-1945, and Nuremberg Military District, 1945-1946.

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to Allied military activities during World War II and the Nuremberg trials.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters.
United States. Army. Army, 3rd.
Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals, Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western Front.

Reel 1

War correspondence, 1941-1946

Scope and Contents note

Includes 312 letters between Deane and his wife and Uncle Walt; many letters are V-mail format.
Reel 2

War correspondence, 1941-1946

Scope and Contents note

Contains 203 letters to Deane's parents, including telegrams and letters in V-mail format.