Title: Ivan D. Yeaton Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1908-1979
Collection number: 76013
Yeaton, Ivan D.
7 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 7 envelopes
4.5 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, reports, memoranda, correspondence, orders and citations, charts, and
photographs, relating to his military career; Soviet military strength in 1941;
Soviet-American relations, 1941-1949; organization of American military intelligence
during World War II; lend-lease operations;American relations with the Chinese
communists, 1944-1946; and theinspection of United States Army procurement contracts,
Collection open for research.
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Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1976.
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United States. Army--Officers.
United States. Army--Procurement.
United States. Observer Mission to Yenan, 1944-1945.
Lend-lease operations (1941-1945)
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--China.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.
China--Foreign relations--United States.
China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
Soviet Union--Armed Forces.
Soviet Union--Foreign relations--United States.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Armed Forces.
||Lieutenant, American Expeditionary Force Siberia
||Military Attaché, Moscow
||Promoted to Colonel, U.S. Army
||Specialist, Military Intelligence Division, War Department General Staff
||Chief of Intelligence, Headquarters, China Theater
||Commanding Officer, Yenan Observer Group, Shensi Province
||Assistant Military Attaché, Shanghai
||Assistant Director of Counter Intelligence, General Headquarters, Far East Command, Tokyo
||Chief, Psychological Warfare Section, Plans and Operations Division, General Staff
||Assistant Chief of Staff for Plans and Intelligence, Sixth Army, Headquarters, Presidio of San Francisco
||Chief, Detroit Field Office, Army Inspector General