Preliminary Inventory to the Bertram L. Cadwalader papers

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Title: Bertram L. Cadwalader papers
Date (inclusive): 1918-1929
Collection Number: XX463
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Writings, notes, and memoranda, relating to demoralization in the French army in 1917, the German offensive and Allied counteroffensive of 1918, and the decision to create an independent United States Army command on the Western front.
Creator: Cadwalader, Bertram L.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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Acquisition Information

Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bertram L. Cadwalader Papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.


Major, United States Army.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces
United States. Army
France. Armée

box 1

"The Struggle for an American Army and why the 91st Division... Became a Front-Line Combat Unit..."

General Physical Description note: (30 pages)

Notes, from Reichsarchiv, on German Armies (goes with material on Germany) 1925,


Excerpts from letter, re Meuse, etc. 1910 August 31,


Copy of report from Gen. Ragueneau to Commander-in-Chief of N. & N. E. [No. 7.002/C.A.] 1918 March 6

General Physical Description note: (9 pages)

Copy of memorandum by Pétain on Instruction of American Infantry Units Attached to Large French Units 1918 May 1


Handwritten memorandum, from Col. Fox Connor, Assistant Chief of G-3 for Information Of Chief of Staff re memorandum of Gen. Pershing of 1918 June 21 1918 June 22,

General Physical Description note: (54 pages)

Copies of memoranda, (39 pages) re Third Secretary G. S., Chiefs of Staff, etc. (Foch, Pershing, Weygand - Conference at Bombon) 1918 June-September