Preliminary Inventory to the Kostas Kouvaras papers

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Title: Kostas Kouvaras papers
Date (inclusive): 1944-1947
Collection Number: 79006
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In English and Greek
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Reports and transcriptions of radio messages, relating to activities of the Greek resistance organization EAM-ELAS during World War II. Includes reports by German, Greek collaborationists, and EAM-ELAS officials, and a statement by K. Kouvaras relating to the origins of the Greek Civil War. Photocopy.
Creator: Kouvaras, Kōstas
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Kostas Kouvaras papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

First lieutenant, United States Army; head, Office of Strategic Services Pericles Mission to Greece, 1944-1945.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements
World War, 1939-1945 -- Collaborationists
Secret service -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service
Greece -- History -- Civil War, 1944-1949
United States. Office of Strategic Services
Ethnikon Apeleutherōtikon Metōpon (Greece)
ELAS (Military organization)

box 1, folder 1

Report on Pericles Mission by Lt. (JG) Carl Devoe, United States Naval Reserve, Labor Desk, SI-0-0SS 1944 August 25

box 1, folder 2

Field report by 1st. Lt. Costa G. Kouvaras (Pericles Mission), Labor Section, SI

box 1, folder 3

German Situation Report, General Headquarters, 22nd XXII Mountain Army 1944 July 8

box 1, folder 4

Pericles Mission mailed reports from inside Greece during occupation

box 1, folder 5

Radio messages from Pericles Mission to the OSS office in Cairo

box 1, folder 6

Radio messages from the Cairo office of the OSS to the Pericles Mission in the Greek mountains

box 1, folder 7

Reports by Costa G. Kouvaras to the OSS Athens office, after the liberation of Greece (sorted by month to 1945 July)

box 1, folder 8

Daily ELAS (Greek Guerrilla Army) reports of the military situation

box 1, folder 9

EAM-ELAS reports on German atrocities

box 1, folder 10

EAM-ELAS reports on the situation under occupation

box 1, folder 11

Reports from the Greek Quisling government

box 1, folder 12

EAM-ELAS appeals 1944 December

box 1, folder 13

Statement made by Costa G. Kouvaras before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee 1947 March 31