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Dear Ms. Fabos-Becker,
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Obtaining information from Hungarians may have been collected by various sources. We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 11 series & 36 file units in the Records of the Office of Strategic Services (Record Group 226) that pertain to intelligence gathered about Hungary. We also located the Card List of Names of Hungarian Citizens Who Assisted American Airmen; Case Files of Hungarian Helpers; and Correspondence and Related Records Pertaining to Hungarian Helpers in the Records of Headquarters, European Theater of Operations, United States Army (World War II) (Record Group 498) that relate to Hungarians helping downed airmen. The airmen may have gathered information and possibly met resistance fighters along the way.
In addition, we located the series Archives Card Files, 1943 - 1945 in the Records of the American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of Artistic and Historic Monuments in War Areas (Record Group 239) that includes a file unit for Hungary, 1943-1945. Next, we located the Handbooks and Lists of Monuments, 1943 - 1945 in Record Group 239 that includes the file unit titled Hungary [List Of Monuments], 1943-1945. These were listings compiled by the Robert’s Commission and were used to protect as many archives and monuments as possible from being bombed by the Allies or looted.
Lastly, we located II Corps Intelligence (G-2) Reports, 1943 - 1945 in the Records of U.S. Army Operational, Tactical, and Support Organizations (World War II and Thereafter) (Record Group 338) that consists of periodic intelligence and other reports pertaining to Missions - Yugoslav, Czech, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Polish, French people.
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