Overview of the The Story of the lost Polish officers mimeograph

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Overview of the The Story of the lost Polish officers mimeograph

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: The Story of the lost Polish officers mimeograph
Dates: 1943
Collection Number: 88056
Collection Size: 1 item (31 p.) (1 folder) (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to the internment of Polish officers in prison camps in Starobel'sk, Kozel'sk and Ostashkov in the Soviet Union from 1939 to 1940, to the subsequent disappearance of these officers, and to efforts of the Polish government in exile to obtain information of their fate. Written by an anonymous Polish officer interned for a time in Starobel'sk.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], The Story of the lost Polish officers mimeograph, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1988.

Accruals

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Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to the internment of Polish officers in prison camps in Starobel'sk, Kozel'sk and Ostashkov in the Soviet Union from 1939 to 1940, to the subsequent disappearance of these officers, and to efforts of the Polish government in exile to obtain information of their fate. Written by an anonymous Polish officer interned for a time in Starobel'sk.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Poland. Polskie Sily Zbrojne.
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons.
Prisoners of war.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945--Deportations from Poland.
Katyn Forest Massacre, 1940.