Preliminary Inventory of the Donald McClure Papers, 1944-1948

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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory of the Donald McClure Papers, 1944-1948

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives staff
Encoded by:
James Lake
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Donald McClure Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1944-1948
Collection number: 66021
Creator: McClure, Donald
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, and trial transcripts, relating to "The Long March" of the 1st Division, U.S. Infantry, into German occupied areas following World War I; German military operations in the West during World War II; and German war crime trials, especially the Buchenwald Concentration Camp case, 1947-1948. Includes a report by W. H. Scheidt, Historian, Oberkommando der Wehrmacht, entitled German Military Operations Report, 1944-1945.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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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.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Donald McClure papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

United States. Army. Infantry Division, 1st.
Concentration camps--Germany.
War crime trials.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
Buchenwald (Germany : Concentration camp)
Germany.
Germany--History--Allied occupation, 1918-1930.
United States--Armed Forces.
Scheidt, W. H.
Germany. Oberkommando der Wehrmacht.


Container List

Box 1 , Folder 1

"German Military Operations Report, June 1944 - March 1945," a history of German military operations in the West from D-Day until March 1945. Written at Military Intelligence Service Center, United States Army, by the official historian of the German Armed Forces High Command, Dr. Wilhelm Heinrich Scheidt. Used by Donald McClure, Lt. Colonel, United States Air Force, in reviewing the Malmedy Massacre Case, Frankfurt, Germany, 1948

Folder 2

"Buchenwald Concentration Camp Case." Records, documents, memoranda, and exhibits used in review of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp Case by Donald McClure, Lt. Colonel, United States Air Force, Frankfurt, Germany, 1948

Box 2 , Folder 1

"German Crime Trials." Basic rules, procedures, precedents used during the German war crime trials, reviews, and appeals, used by Donald McClure, Lt. Colonel, United States Air Force, Dachau, Munich, and Frankfurt, Germany, 1947-1948