Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
				Author and Veteran Bennie McRae, Jr.

U.S. Army Records

U.S. Army Records

Selected World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam Conflict U.S. Army Records at the National Archives and Records Administration

Among the large volume of military records in the holdings of the National archives and Records Administration of the United states are World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam Conflict U.S. Army unit records such as after action reports, lessons learned, and daily journals. These records are contained in Record Group 407 (Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1917-), Record Group 338 (Records of U.S. Army Commands), and Record Group 472 (Records of the U.S. Forces in Southeast Asia, 1950-1975, respectively. They are available for use at:


National Archives at College Park


Address: National Archives at College Park
  8601 Adelphi Road
  College Park, MD 20740-6001
Telephone: (301) 713-6800

Non-textual records such as motion pictures, photographs, maps aerial photos, video and audio tapes, etc., are also located at the National Archives at College Park.




Copies of World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam Conflict U.S. Army morning reports and rosters are available only by mail from the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, Missouri.


National Personnel Records Center


Address: Military Personnel Records Branch
  9700 Page Boulelvard
  St. Louis, MO 63132

SOURCE: User Services Branch (NWDTC, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001. Telephone: (301) 713-6800. Fax-On-Demand system: (301) 713-6905, enter code 2003.


Category: Genealogy | Subcategory: Army Records | Tags: World War II , Missouri , 1975
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