1 Reply Latest reply on Sep 18, 2020 12:39 PM by Michael J. Hancock

    Seeking records of Ninth Army during WWII

    yves Vernier Newbie

      Hello, I am seeking information on Belgian Volunteers, 12th Battalion attached to the Ninth US Army during WWII.

        • Re: Seeking records of Ninth Army during WWII
          Michael J. Hancock Wayfarer

          Dear Mr. Vernier,

           

          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

           

          We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 48 series in the Records of U.S. Army Operational, Tactical, and Support Organizations (World War II and Thereafter) ( Record Group 338) that pertain to the Ninth Army and may include the information you seek. We also located the World War II Operations Reports, 1940-1948 in the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1917-1985 (Record Group 407) that includes records of the Ninth Army during WWII. The Belgian unit you seek may be mentioned. For access to these records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at archives2reference@nara.gov.

           

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          We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!

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