Overview of the John Leroy Christian papers

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Overview of the John Leroy Christian papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: John Leroy Christian papers
Dates: 1942-1943
Collection Number: 48026
Creator: Christian, John Leroy, 1902?-1945.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives .
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports, memoranda, studies, aerial photographs, and maps, relating to military operations in the China-Burma-India Theater, the Pacific, and French Indochina during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Leroy Christian papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1948.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Major, United States Army; chief of the Southern Asia Branch of the Military Intelligence Service during World War II.

Scope and Content of Collection

Reports, memoranda, studies, aerial photographs, and maps, relating to military operations in the China-Burma-India Theater, the Pacific, and French Indochina during World War II.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Burma.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--China.
World War, 1939-1945--Indochina.


Box 1-2

Unprocessed papers 1942-1943

Box 2

Declassified British government records 1913-1942

Scope and Content Note

Formerly security-classified records of the British government, released in full. Includes some interfiled material determined to be unclassified. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover
Box/Folder 2 : 1-3

2010 release of records 1942 February

Scope and Content Note

Declassified British Empire report on Burma, with text, photographs and plans (C.B. 04189)
Box/Folder 2 : 4-6

2011 July release of records 1913-1941

Scope and Content Note

Unclassified material consisting of maps of Burma and surrounding areas, and organization chart of Burma national government