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Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1926-45


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Microfilms of German army records, 1926-45, consisting of:

  1. Records of Headquarters, German Armed Forces High Command (Oberkommando der Wehrmacht/OKW)
  2. Records of Headquarters, German Army High Command (Oberkommando des Heeres/OKH)
  3. Records of German Army Areas (Wehrkreise)


  • Creation: 20th cent.


18 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • German

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Film 824].

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MSS. Film 824-41

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13683

Biographical / Historical

These microfilms form part of a collection of captured German army records microfilmed at Alexandria, Virginia, USA, under the direction of the American Historical Association Committee for the Study of War Documents.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

More detailed descriptions of the microfilms are found in Guides to German Records filmed at Alexandria, Va., nos. 18, 30 and 34 (National Archives, Washington, 1960-2).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The microfilms were given to the Library by Robert J. O'Neill in 1965, under the conditions laid down by the Committee for Graduate Studies.

Related Materials

See also Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1922-45 (MSS. Film 1965-84).

Microfilms of Records of the German Army, 1926-45
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom