Seeking USAREUR Communication Zone records

Hello, where could I find a copy of USAREUR COMZ Manual 600-400 or USAREUR COMZ Circular 600-400 regarding Labor Service in France?  Thanks for the help and have a great day.

  • Dear Mr. Zawalski,

    Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

    We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the Publication Record Set, 1951 - 1952 of the Communications Zone, Adjutant’s Office in the Records of United States Army, Europe (Record Group 549) that contains general orders, troop assignment orders, labor service special orders, general court martial records, special court martial orders, special orders, circulars, daily bulletins, memorandums, directives, and station lists. We also located General Correspondence, 1951 - 1955 of the same office in Record Group 549 that includes circulars. For access to these series, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at

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