Index

The following is a consolidated index for both volumes of Federal Records of World War II. A Roman numeral indicates the volume number; Arabic numerals refer to entries, not pages. Boldface Arabic numerals refer to entries containing the major discussions of the governmental units named.

 

AAA Command. See Antiaircraft Command, Army Ground Forces.

AAC. See Antilles Air Command.

AACS. See Army Airways Communications System.

AAF. See Army Air Forces.

AAFAIS. See Intelligence School, Army Air Forces.

AAF/MTO. See Army Air Forces/Mediterranean Theater of Operations.

AAFSAT. See School of Applied Tactics, Army Air Forces.

AAI. See Italy, Allied Armies in.

"A" Award Program, I 972

AB. See Aeronautical Board.

ABC Committee, Federal Security Agency, I 1647

ABDA. See American - British - Dutch - Australian Command.

AC/AS A-1. See Personnel, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

AC/AS A-2. See Intelligence, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

AC/AS A-3. See Training, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

AC/AS MM&D. See Matériel, Maintenance, and Distribution, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

AC/AS M&S. See Matériel and Services, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

AC/AS OC&R. See Operations, Commitments, and Requirements, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

ACC. See Associated Communications Committee.

ACNO (Matériel). See Matériel, Office of the Assistant Chief of Naval Operations for.

ACO. See Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

ACS. See Aeronautical Chart Service.

AC/S A-1. See Personnel, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

AC/S A-2. See Intelligence, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

AC/S A-3. See Operations and Training, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

AC/S A-4. See Supply and Maintenance, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

AC/S A-5. See Plans, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

AC/S A-6. See Communications and Electronics, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces.

ACSEA. See Eastern Air Command, Southeast Asia Command.

ACSP. See Personnel, Assistant Chief of Staff, Services of Supply.

ADC. See Alaska Defense Command.

ADTIC. See Arctic, Desert, and Tropic Information Center, Army Air Forces.

AER. See Army Emergency Relief.

A-F Committee, National Academy of Sciences, I 1505

AFHQ. See Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater of Operations.

AF of L Liaison Officer, Office of Price Administration, I 369

AFRS. See Armed Forces Radio Service, Army Service Forces.

AFTAC. See Army Air Forces Tactical Center.

AG. See Adjutant General.

AGD. See Adjutant General's Department.

AGF. See Army Ground Forces.

AGO. See Adjutant General, The, Office of.

AI. See Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

AIC. See American Intelligence Command, G-2, War Department General Staff; or Army Industrial College.

AIS. See American Intelligence Service, G-2, War Department General Staff.

AJA. See Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

AMGOT. See Allied Military Government in Occupied Territories.

AML. See Aero-Medical Laboratory or Army Medical Library.

AMPO. See Army Medical Purchasing Office.

AMRUS. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, U.S. Military Mission to.

AMS. See Army Map Service.

AMSIR. See Iranian Army, U.S. Military Mission With the.

ANC. See Army-Navy Civil Committee on Aircraft Design Criteria or Army Nurse Corps.

ANCCS. See Army-Navy Consolidated Car Service.

ANEPA. See Army-Navy Electronics Production Agency.

ANESA. See Army-Navy Electronics Standards Agency.

ANLC. See Army - Navy Liquidation Commission.

ANMB. See Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board.

ANPB. See Army - Navy Petroleum Board.

ANSCOL. See Army and Navy Staff College.

APC. See Alien Property Custodian, Office of.

APO's. See Army Post Offices.

APS. See Army Postal Service.

ARB's. See Army Reservation Bureaus.

AS. See Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

ASF. See Army Service Forces.

ASTP. See Army Specialized Training Program.

AS/W. See War Department, Assistant Secretary.

AS/W Air. See War Department, Assistant Secretary of War for Air.

ATC. See Air Transport Command, Army Air Forces.

ATSC. See Air Technical Service Command.

AWPD. See Air War Plans Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

Abaca, I 455, 1414

Abbot, C. G., I 1500

Abell, Irvin, I 188

Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., II 469, 470, 486

Abrasives, I 664

Absentee voting, by servicemen, I 29, 54, 72, 1049, 1200, 1306

Absenteeism: in defense industries, I 40, 58, 67, 239, 510, 563, 619, 1488, 1495, 1669, II 146, 150; in Federal Government, I 842

Absorbents and Aerosols Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Academic Visitation Committee, II 407

Access roads. See Roads.

Accident Analysis Division, Office of Flying Safety, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Accidents: air, I 16, 1443, II 304, 305, 859, 1169, 1171, 1249; ammunition, II 482; chemical warfare materials, II 550, 554; industrial, I 816, 1340, 1488, 1489, 1622; studies and reports, I 1495, II 533, 784; training for prevention, I 1488, 1489, II 533. See also Safety.

"Accountable Officers," Finance Department, II 718

Accounting, I 40, 95-103, 1200-1205; Coast Guard, II 1066; Marine Corps, II 1049; Navy Department, II 927, 935, 951, 961-969; War Department, II 137a, 143, 145

Accounting and Auditing Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Accounting Branch, Procurement and Accounting Division, War Department, II 145

Accounting Department, Office of Price Administration, I 385, 393-396

Accounting Division: Army Finance Center, II 727; Coast Guard, II 1066; Finance Department, II 721; Office of Price Administration, I 393

Accounting Group, Navy Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 961968

Accounting Services, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 393

Accounting, Statistical, and Tariff Department, Federal Communications Commission, I 1568

Accounts and Audits Branch, Medical Department, II 618

Accounts and Reports Division, Navy Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 962

Accounts, Bureau of, Treasury Department, I 148, 258, 1200-1205

Accounts, Commissioner of, Treasury Department, I 1251

Accounts Division: Federal Power Commission, I 1545; Finance Department, II 721, 727; State Department, I 1164

Accounts, Finance, and Rates, Bureau of, Federal Power Commission, I 1545

Accounts, Office of Special Settlement, Finance Department, II 720, 723, 729, 730

Accounts, Statistics, and Economic Investigations, Division of, Federal Trade Commission, I 1532

Acheson, Dean, I 1107, 1117, 1128, 1129, 1136a, 1137

Acids, I 641, II 477. See also names of acids.

Acoustical board, I 678

Acquisition Division, Corps of Engineers, II 520.

Acquisitions Department, Library of Congress, I 91

Action. See Combat operations.

Activations Branch, Troop Basis Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 284

Ad Hoc Committee on Personnel Adjustment Control, Army Service Forces, II 396

Adak, II 1097, 1112

Adams, Alva B., I 20, 37

Adams, Emory S., II 735

Adams, Roger, I 287

Adhesives, I 94, 644, 1414, 1468

Adjudications, Office of the Assistant Commissioner for, Immigration and Naturalization Service, I 1295

Adjusted Service Rating Committee, Army Service Forces, II 396

Adjustment Division, Finance Department, II 731

Adjutant and Inspector's Department, Marine Corps, II 1046, 1047

Adjutant General, The, II 734, 735, 736, 737, 749, 757 Office of, I 1513, II 137a, 153, 158-160, 162, 230, 237, 397, 399, 403, 647, 717, 728, 735-758, 1083; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 91, 95

Adjutant General Board, II 736

Adjutant General Depots, II 756, 761

Adjutant General School, II 736, 747, 760

Adjutant General Section: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Adjutant General Sections, II 762

Adjutant General Training Centers, II 747

Adjutant General troop units. See Troop units, Adjutant General's Department.

Adjutant General's Department, II 385, 734-763; field agencies, II 759-761

Adjutant General's Office, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Adjutant General's Promotion Board, II 740

Adjutant General's Review Board, II 740 Administration and Personnel Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910

Administration and Plans, Assistant Chief of Staff for, Seventh Naval District, II 1106

Administration, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494

Administration Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 980; Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a; Ordnance Department, II 453

Administration, Commission on, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Administration, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 329, 351-353

Administration, Director of, Army Service Forces, II 678, 681, 735, 765

Administration Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 973; Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics, I 1411; Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 888, 889; Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 908; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Headquarters, Coast Guard, II 1056, 1067; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853

Administration, Office of the Assistant Director for, Maritime Commission, I 1609

Administration, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for, I 1157-1181

Administration Section, Policy Staff, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 180

Administrative and Civil Personnel Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910

Administrative and Delegated Duties Division, Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137b

Administrative and Management Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1008, 1009

Administrative Branch: Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Department, II 776; G-1, War Department General Staff, II 170; Office of Civilian Defense, I 262, 272; Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 432; Office of the Director of Real Estate, Corps of Engineers, II 519; Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137a, 397; Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 525

Administrative Committee, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Administrative Control Office, Plans and Policy Staff, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 270

Administrative Council: Agriculture Department, I 1384; War Production Board, I 553

Administrative Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1009; Bureau of Ordnance, II 916, 9 18, 924; Bureau of Ships, II 992; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 963; Corps of Engineers, II 529; Finance Department, II 719; Foreign Funds Control, Treasury Department, I 1248; Judge Advocate General's Office, II 766; Marine Corps, II 1042; Medical Department, II 615, 624; Office of Censorship, I 494; Office of Civilian Defense, I 262; Office of Defense Transportation, I 469; Office of Government Reports, I 137; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 202; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257a; Office of the Provost Marshal General, II 783; Petroleum Administration for War, I 933; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I. 1218; Quartermaster Corps, II 440; Transportation Corps, II 674; U.S. Embassy, London, I 1193; War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Department, II 779; War Finance Division, Treasury Department, I 1250; War Production Board, I 552, 558

Administrative Group, Military Intelligence Service, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188

Administrative Hearings, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 372

Administrative Inspectors School, AAF Training Command, II 332

Administrative Investigations, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1313

Administrative Law Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 809

Administrative Machinery and Controls Group, Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1799

Administrative Management Branch: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 389; Ordnance Department, II 452

Administrative Management Department, Office of Price Administration, I 375

Administrative Management Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 446; Bureau of the Budget, I 119-121; Coast Guard, II 1059; National War Labor Board, I 500; War Relocation Authority, I 806

Administrative Management, Office of, Board of Economic Warfare, I 446, 464

Administrative Office: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 766; Naval Stock Fund, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 938; Office of Defense Transportation, I 469; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 297-302; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 802, 803, 804, 806; U.S. Courts, I 107, 111

Administrative Planning Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 929- 930, 931, 932

Administrative Records Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188

Administrative Regulations Section, Criminal Division, Justice Department, I 1271

Administrative Section: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 946; Corps of Engineers, Southwest Pacific Area, II 542

Administrative Service: Medical Department, II 615, 616, 624, 635; Office of Strategic Services, II 52

Administrative Service Division, Office of Flying Safety, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Administrative Services

Army Service Forces, II 716-792; Chief of, II 338, 390, 391, 402, 419, 735, Office of, Coast Guard, II 1067 Office of Strategic Services, II 52 Services of Supply, Chief of, II 717, 765, 783

Administrative Services Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 744, 745, 756; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 931; Coast Guard, II 1067; Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 796; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257a; State Department, I 1165; War Production Board, I 556

Administrative Services, Office of, Office of Production Management, I 225, 552

Admiralty and Shipping Section, Claims Division, Justice Department, I 1264

Admiralty Branch, Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Admiralty claims, I 107, 1263, 1264, 1281, II 671, 776, 777, 807

Adriatic Base Command, II 1176

Adriatic Base Depot, II 1176

Advance Base Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 909, 910, 913, 915

Advance Base Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Advance Base Group, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1181

Advance Base Section, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 929

Advance bases, naval, II 890, 1106, 1181, 1223; construction, II 913, 914, 1232; equipment and materials, II 867, 893, 908,913-915, 923, 927, 929, 942; maintenance, II 908, 1082; personnel, II 929, 1011; planning, II 846, 867, 909,914, 915, 998; shipments to, II 869, 908, 914, 915, 950

Advance Section Communications Zone, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1144

Advance Telecommunications Board, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1158

Advertising, I 35, 52, 330, 425, 428, 537, 887, 888, 1250, 1532, 1626, II 739

Advertising Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 330

Advisory Board: Army-Navy Liquidation Commission, II 125; Coast Guard, II 1057, 1059; Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1052; Quartermaster, II 431, 431a

Advisory Board: on Clemency, Office of the Secretary of War, II 162, 758; on Fire and Accident Prevention, II 784; on Just Compensation, War Shipping Administration, I 708; to The Adjutant General, II 758

Advisory Board Unit, Adjutant General's Office, II 758

Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense. See National Defense, Council of.

Advisory Committee: Office of Production Management, I 235; Office of Strategic Services, II 39; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 195

Advisory Committee: on Certification, I 250; for Developing a Simplified List of Sizes for Pallets and Skids, II 120; on Scientific Publications, I 1511; on Special Troop Policies, II 140; on Uranium, I 185, 283, II 539

Advisory Committee, U.S. Informal, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1754

Advisory committees, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1355

Advisory Council: Civilian Conservation Corps, I 1653; Office of Scientific Research and Development, II 801; Retraining and Reemployment Administration, I 1497

Advisory Council, Interdepartmental, I 190, 414

Advisory Operating Committee, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1753, 1754

Advisory Specialists Group, Headquarters U.S. Strategic Air Force, II 134

Advisory Staff, Special, Ordnance Department, II 450

Aerial Torpedo Suboffice, Ordnance, II 482

Aerodynamics, I 1467, 1533, 1535

Aerodynamics and Hydrodynamics Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Aero-Medical Laboratory, Engineering Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 305, 321c

Aeronautic Chart Service Section, Army Air Forces, II 281

Aeronautical Board, II 87, 287, 294; Army representation on, II 199, 287a; Navy representation on, II 294, 846, 855, 971; reports and minutes concerning, II 893, 970; Working Committee, II 87, 127, 287a, 321a, 972

Aeronautical Chart Service, Army Air Forces, I 1374, II 269, 343, 540, 735

Aeronautical Equipment Section, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Aeronautical Intelligence, Office of, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 1536

Aeronautical Inventions, Office of, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 1537

Aeronautical Research, Director of, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 1534

Aeronautical Surplus Material Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 981

Aeronautics, I 12, 51, 1102h, 1442-1451, II 87, 142, 189a, 269, 272, 275, 976; research, I 1431, 1467, 1533-1537, II 256b, 321-321c, 321e, 970, 976, 985. See also entries under Air and Aircraft.

Aeronautics, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 291, 321c, 794a, 862, 890, 902, 914, 970-989, 1074; field activities, II 985-989, 1074; Headquarters offices, II 971-984; Office of the Assistant Chief, I 540, II 972; Office of the Chief, I 546, II 971, 1045; relations with civilian agencies, I 541, 544, 547, 548, 1465, 1467; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 84, 87, 89, 90, 95, 105, 107, 110; representation on interallied agencies, II 76, 80, 82

Aeronautics, National Advisory Committee for. See National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics.

Aerosols, I 289, 1410

Afghanistan, I 1037, 1123

Africa, I 729, 880, 1045, 1119, 1123, 1124, 1242, 1448, 1513, 1573, 1745, 1749, 1775, II 54, 56, 689; South, I 678, 1770, 1773, II 9, 82, 1163, 1172; West, I 438, 932, II 702. See also Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, North Africa, North African Theater of Operations, and Union of South Africa.

Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1153, 1165, 1182-1187; Office of Strategic Services activities in, II 54-56, 74. See also Theaters of Operations.

Africa-Middle East Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b

African Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1123

African Anthropology, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1513

African Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456

Afrika Korps, II 1182

Agar, I 1369

Agencies Coordination Division, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857

Agency Assignments, Committee on General, War Shipping Administration, I 714, 720

Agency Contact Division, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857

Agency Section, Division of Operating Contracts, War Shipping Administration, I 739

Agency Terminations, Committee on, War Shipping Administration, I 713

Agent Officers, Finance Department, II 720

Agricultural Adjustment Agency, I 953, 983, 984, 986, 988, 991, 992

Agricultural Advisory Council, I 1384

Agricultural advisory councils, Office of Price Administration, I 364

Agricultural and Food Machinery Committee, Combined, I 1776

Agricultural and Industrial Chemistry, Bureau of, I 1409

Agricultural Attache, London Embassy, I 1187

Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering, Bureau of, I 173, 1384, 1392, 1409, 1411

Agricultural commodities, I 173, 951, 952, 966, 968, 969, 978, 981-983, 1342, 1383, 1417, 1433, 1745

Agricultural Conditions Group, Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1799

Agricultural Conservation and Adjustment Administration, I 960, 983, 987, 991, 993

Agricultural credit, I 55, 367, 954, 984, 991, 994, 1383, 1395-1404, 1416, 1421

Agricultural Credit Committee, National, I 1396

Agricultural Credit Division, Regional, Farm Credit Administration, I 1401

Agricultural Defense Board, War Food Administration, I 953

Agricultural Defense Relations, Office of, I 173, 239, 1385

Agricultural Economics, Bureau of, I 133, 953, 983, 1410, 14 16, 141 7

Agricultural Education Section, Office of Education, I 1679

Agricultural engineering, I 1392, 1409, 1414

Agricultural Labor Administration, I 989

Agricultural Labor Branch, Food Production Administration, I 989

Agricultural Labor, Departmental Committee on, I 989

Agricultural Labor Shortages in the West, Senate Special Committee to Investigate, I 42

Agricultural Marketing Administration, I 157, 960a, 974, 1400

Agricultural Marketing Service, I 960

Agricultural Mission, Saudi Arabian, I 1040

Agricultural Relations Adviser, Office of Price Administration, I 364, 405

Agricultural Relations, Department of, Tennessee Valley Authority, I 1564

Agricultural Research Administration, I 960, 982, 1406-14 14, 1799

Agricultural Sciences, Inter-American Institute of, I 316

Agricultural Section, Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 1261

Agricultural Supplies Purchase and Loan Program, I 981

Agricultural War Board, I 953

Agricultural War Relations, Office for, I 418, 618, 960, 969, 983, 988, 1385,1400

Agriculture, I 21, 35, 55, 81, 85, 198, 206, 952, 984, 1047, 1050, 1385-1425, 1433, 1480, 1746

Agriculture and Forestry, Senate Committee on, I 21

Agriculture Department, I 1383-1425, 1781, 1793, II 654; relations with civilian agencies, I 21, 37, 55, 174, 325, 364, 418, 419, 432, 446, 505, 506, 517, 633, 639, 920, 951, 952, 957, 973, 1010, 1057, 1062, 1172, 1373, 1437, 1480; representation on civilian agencies, I 195, 318, 576, 604, 644, 649, 816, 953, 1131, 1175, 1497; Secretary, I 81, 152, 167, 173, 252, 314, 532, 805, 921, 963, 981, 1098, 1370, 1384, 1385, 1415, 1417, 1421, 1425, 1432, 1653, 1677, 1745; Solicitor, I 953, 978, 1419

Agriculture Department Library, I 960a, 1422

Agriculture, Deputy Director for, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1051

Agriculture Division: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 173, 251, 1385; Bureau of the Census, I 1433; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 323

Agriculture, House Committee on, I 55

Agriculture, Joint Standing Committee on, U.S. and Canada, I 1781

Aid Society, Army Air Forces, II 265

Aide's Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 931

Air Adjutant General, Office of the, Army Air Forces, II 257, 257a

Air Advisory Committee, Joint, II 93, 855, 970

Air, Assistant Commandant for, Marine Corps, II 1045

Air, Assistant Secretary of War for, II 142

Air bases

Air Branch, North American and Foreign Intelligence Command, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a, 187b

Air Cargo Priorities Committee, Interdepartmental, I 596

Air Chaplain Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 262

Air Chaplain's Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 262

Air Chemical Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 295

Air Chief Marshal, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1169

Air combat operations. See Combat operations, air; and Combat operations, naval air.

Air Commander in Chief, Mediterranean, II 1169

Air Committee, Inter-American Defense Board, II 77

Air Communications Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 307

Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 102, 307-308c

Air Component, Mission to France, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1129

Air compressors, I 660

Air Comptroller, II 257b

Air conditioning, I 662, 678, II 518

Air Conditioning and Commercial Refrigeration Branch, General Industrial Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 662

Air Coordinating Committee, I 1144, 1445, 1446, II 199

Air Corps, II 255, 345; installations, II 493; Office of the Chief, II 256, 257, 277, 281, 296

Air Corps Board, II 329, 330, 335

Air Corps Ferrying Command, II 256a, 336, 337b, 337c

Air Corps Maintenance Command, Provisional, II 321b

Air Corps Proving Ground, II 335

Air Corps Proving Ground Detachment, II 335

Air Corps Tactical School, II 329, 330

Air Corps Technical Committee, II 315

Air Corps Technical School, II 323b

Air Corps Training Center, II 323a

Air Corps Weather Service, II 338

Air defense, II 78, 325-327c, 332, 333, 346a, 1087, 1091-1093. See also Air patrols.

Air Defense Department, AAF School of Applied Tactics, II 332

Air Defense, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 281

Air Defense Division, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128

Air Defense Operational Training Unit, Third Air Force, II 332

Air Defense Wing, Los Angeles, Army Air Forces, II 327c

Air Depot Control Area, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Air Depots, Marine Corps, II 1055

Air, Deputy Chief of Staff for, II 165, 256

Air Engineer Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 295

Air Experiment Station, Naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 988

Air Facilities Board, II 294

Air Facilities Committee, Army-Navy, II 121

Air facilities, naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 985-989

Air Ferry Command, Naval, II 862

Air filters, I 678

Air Finance Division, Budget and Fiscal Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 303

Air Finance Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 303

Air Force: First, II 307, 327a-327c, 341, 1087; Second, II 307, 327a-327c, 333, 341; Third, II 307, 327a-327c, 333, 341; Fourth, II 307, 327a-327c, 333, 341, 1095; Fifth, II 1243, 1249; Sixth, II 1091; Eighth, II 319, 1141, 1147, 1172, 1173; Ninth, II 1141, 1146, 1147, 1182, 1184; Tenth, II 1196, 1197, 1210, 1211; Eleventh, II 1095, 1097; Twelfth, II 1172, 1173-1177; Thirteenth, II 1250; Fourteenth, II 1197, 1210, 1211; Fifteenth, II 1147, 1173, 1174, 1176; Twentieth, II 313, 1210; U.S. Strategic, II 134

Air Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1107, 1109, 1117

Air Force Base Command, VIII, European Theater of Operations, II 1147

Air Force Branch, Training Group, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 192

Air Force Combat Command, II 256-256b, 277, 281, 295, 320, 327

Air Force, Department of the, II 255

Air Force Division, Office of Information Services, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 312

Air Force Engineer Command (Provisional), XII, II 542, 1177

Air Force Engineer units, II 543

Air Force, General Headquarters, II 142, 164, 256a, 256b, 277, 295, 320, 322c, 327

Air Force Material Planning Council, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 317

Air Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Air Force Service Command: VIII, II 1147; XII, II 1172, 1176

Air Forces, Army. See Army Air Forces.

Air Forces in the United Kingdom, U.S. Army, II 1147

Air Forces, Mediterranean Allied, II 1154, 1169-1174

Air forces, naval, II 882, 902, 1107, 1109, 1117, 1119, 1220, 1231, 1233

Air Forces Training Command, China-Burma-India, II 1206

Air Freight Terminals, Air Transport Command, II 337b

Air Freight Wing, 39th, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Air Group, Support Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1119

Air Historical Group, Army Air Forces, II 258

Air Historical Office, Army Air Forces, II 258, 259

Air Inspector, Army Air Forces Center, II 331

Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

Air Installations Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 294

Air Intelligence Library, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269, 271

Air Intelligence School, Harrisburg, Pa., II 269, 332

Air Intelligence Section, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 976

Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Air Liaison Office, Service Commands, II 420

Air lines, I 334, 549, 1145

Air mail, I 1145

Air Maintenance Division, Army Air Forces Service Command/Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1176

Air Matériel Command, Army Air Forces, II 321b

Air Munitions Assignments Committee, Munitions Assignments Board, II 5, 199, 299

Air Navigation Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853

Air Ordnance Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 295

Air Patrol, Moroccan Sea Frontier, II 1180

Air patrols, naval, II 879, 883, 1101, 1103, 1106, 1117, 1180

Air Policy Board, National, I 31

Air Priorities Subcommittee, Shipping Priorities Advisory Committee, War Production Board, I 596

Air Provost Marshal Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 264

Air Provost Marshal's Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 264

Air Quartermaster Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 287b, 295

Air Raid Warning Signal Board, War Department, II 163

Air raids, I 182, 258, 265, 270, 274; shelters, I 182, 258

Air rescue, I 1572, II 346a, 443

Air routes, I 462, 1444-1448, 1702; North Atlantic, II 1087

Air Safety Board, I 1442

Air-sea rescue, II 443, 1169; Army Air Forces, II 283, 321a, 321e, 332, 333, 346b; Coast Guard, II 1056, 1065, 1069; Navy, I 762, II 849. 859, 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109, 1230, 1232

Air-Sea Rescue Agency, II 1069

Air-Sea Rescue, Office of, Coast Guard, II 1065

Air Section: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 219

Air Sections, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Air Service Area Commands, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Air Service Command, Army Air Forces, II 287a, 292, 307, 321b, 446

Air Service Command Staff School, II 322c

Air Service Commands, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Air Service Department, AAF School of Applied Tactics, II 332

Air Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 292

Air Space Subcommittee, Air Coordinating Committee, I 1446

Air Staff: Chief of, II 257; Deputy Chief, II 257; Office of the Secretary, II 257, 258, 269

Air Staff: Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1146, 1147; U.S. Forces in the South Atlantic, II 1099

Air Station, Naval Auxiliary, Philadelphia, II 988, 989

Air Stations, Marine Corps, II 1053

Air Stations, Naval. See Naval Air Stations.

Air support, II 332, 352, 1147, 1172, 1173, 1188, 1248

Air Support Department, AAF School of Applied Tactics, II 332

Air Support, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 281

Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305, 309, 632, 635, 654, 662

Air Surgeon Section, Army Air Forces/Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1175

Air Technical Service Command, II 279, 281, 291, 307, 321-322, 326, 334, 561

Air Technical Service Command-Europe, II 1147

Air Technical Service Command Staff School, II 322c

Air Technical Training Command, Naval, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 858, 1022

Air Traffic and Safety, Directorate of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Air traffic control, I 1212, 1294, 1444, 1446, 1448, II 344, 345, 859, 862, 1169. See also Air transport, Radar, and Radio.

Air Traffic Control Board, Interdepartmental, I 1443, 1445, 1446, II 102, 280, 294, 859, 979

Air training. See Training, Army, Air Forces; and Training, naval, aviation

Air Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323

Air Training Command, Naval, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 858, 1022

Air Training in North America, Combined Committee on, II 80, 858

Air transport

Air Transport Association, II 337a

Air Transport Branch, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 862

Air Transport Command, Army Air Forces, I 1443, II 104, 128, 200, 256, 293, 305, 326, 328, 333, 336-33 7c, 343, 344, 755; in American Theater outside the U.S., II 1088, 1098, 1099; in China-Burma-India Theater, II 1196, 1197; in Europe and Africa, II 1171, 1177, 1184; liaison with Navy and Transportation Corps, II 691, 714, 862. See also Air transport.

Air Transport Command, India-China Division, II 1198

Air Transport Command, Naval, II 862

Air Transport Committee, Joint Army-Navy, II 104, 142, 862

Air Transport Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 334

Air Transport Service: Army Air Forces, II 336; Army Air Forces Mediterranean, II 1171; Naval, I 596, II 104, 337a, 755, 862, 950

Air Transport Service Division, Naval, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 862

Air troop units, II 277, 281, 284, 298, 305, 307, 308c, 322c, 337, 346-346c; movement overseas, II 285, 341; organization and activation, II 281, 284; redeployment to Pacific theaters, II 306, 325, 326, 327b, 327c, 1169, 1172, 1173; in theaters of operations, II 1085, 1088, 1175, 1197, 1206, 1211; training, II 277, 292, 311, 321, 321a, 321d-322, 327, 327b, 327c, 328, 337, 1093, 1175, 1239. See also Aircrews and specific Air Forces.

Air University, Army Air Forces, II 258, 332, 333

Air WAC Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 263

Air WAC Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 263

Air War Plans Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 296

Air Weather Service, Army Air Forces, II 338

Airborne Army, First Allied, II 1145

Airborne Board, Army Ground Forces, II 371

Airborne Center, Army Ground Forces, II 371

Airborne Command, Army Ground Forces, II 366, 371

Airborne Division: British 6th, II 1131; U.S. 82d, II 1131; U.S. 101st, II 1131

Airborne infection, II 899

Airborne Operations Board, War Department General Staff, II 241

Airborne School, Army Ground Forces, II 366

Airborne Training Center, Fifth Army, II 1164

Airborne troops, II 241, 328, 356, 371, 384, 543; European Theater, II 1127, 1131, 1137, 1145; Mediterranean Theater, II 1164, 1166; training, II 362, 366, 371, 1145. See also Gliders and Parachutes.

Aircraft: carriers, II 1117, 1212, 1220, 1233; control systems, I 1448, II 280, 283 (see also Communications, Army, air); equipment, I 548, 1062, 1503; hangars, II 908; identification, II 868, 1134, 1139; warning systems, II 78, 283, 327, 327b, 327c, 384, 494, 583, 607. See also Airplanes.

Aircraft Antisubmarine Warfare Detachment, United States Fleet, II 885

Aircraft Artillery Development Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Aircraft, Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Aircraft Braking, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1515

Aircraft, Consultant on, War Production Board, I 508

Aircraft Design Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Aircraft Design Criteria, Army-Navy-Civil Committee on, II 87

Aircraft Disposal, Interdepartmental Advisory Committee on Surplus, I 1096

Aircraft Distribution Control Branch, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288

Aircraft Distribution Office, Air Technical Service Command, II 288

Aircraft Division: AAF Board, II 333; U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124; War Production Board, I 546, 548-550

Aircraft Engine Research Laboratory, I 1534

Aircraft Factory, Naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 986, 989

Aircraft Funds Section, New, Bureau of

Aeronautics, II 974

Aircraft Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Aircraft Maintenance Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979

Aircraft Modification Unit, Naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 988

Aircraft Pilots, Committee on Selection and Training of, National Research Council, I 1513

Aircraft plants, I 231, 546-548, 550, 551, 564, 1490, 1536; disposal of surplus, I16, 1063, 1096. See also Airplanes, production.

Aircraft Preference List Subcommittee, Joint Aircraft Committee, II 299

Aircraft Priorities Branch, War Production Board, I 549

Aircraft Priority Committee, I 247

Aircraft Production Board, War Production Board, I 546-551, II 137b, 290

Aircraft Production Division, War Production Board, I 547

Aircraft Production Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Aircraft Projects Branch, Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289

Aircraft Radio Branch, Signal Corps, II 585

Aircraft Radio Laboratory, Signal Corps, II 595, 604

Aircraft Resources Control Office, War Production Board, I 547, 548, 551, 570, 639, 693, 1772, 1775, II 76, 290, 321a, 972

Aircraft Scheduling Unit: Army Air Forces, II 321a; War Production Board, I 548

Aircraft, Scouting Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Aircraft Section: Air Technical Service Command, II 321c; Office of Production Management, I 548

Aircraft Signal Agency, Signal Corps, II 604

Aircraft Subcommittee, Munitions Assignments Committee (Air), II 299

Aircraft Warning Service, I 258, 265, 1378, 1387, II 1087

Aircraft Warning Unit Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 327b, 327c

Aircrews, Army Air Forces, II 281; redeployment to Pacific theaters, II 306, 327b, 327c; training, II 277, 323a, 323d, 324, 327, 327b, 327c, 328, 333, 337, 337c. See also Air troop units; Combat operations, air; Pilots; and other specific types of crewmen.

Aircrews, Navy, II 856-859, 862, 902, 970, 985, 1074. See also Combat operations, naval air.

Airfields

Airlines, commercial, II 104, 337, 337c, 862, 950

Airplane components, I 479, 504, 546, 547, 549, 613, 675, 684, 1096, 1393, 1449, 1464,1515; Army airplanes, II 76, 257, 287-287b, 289, 291, 321-322c, 471; naval airplanes, II 76, 868, 970, 976, 979; power plants, I 1533, 1535

Airplane Specifications Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Airplanes

Airports, I 12, 1095, 1145, 1276, 1324, 1702, 1703, II 269; civilian, I 1444, 1446-1448, 1451, 1702, II 206

Airports, Office of, Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 1447

Airways Communications System, Army, II308, 339

Atchison, Clyde B., I 1528 Alamo Force, II 1247

Alaska, I 25, 59, 214, 504, 1332-1335, 1371, 1373, 1378, 1454, 1457, 1483, 1779

Alaska Communications System, II 608, 609

Alaska Defense Command, II 423, 609, 1094, 1097, 1112, 1242

Alaska Defense Force, II 1097

Alaska Highway, I 16, 19, 40, 76, 660, 682, 1332, 1703, 1704, 1777, II 423, 493, 516, 542, 609, 1097

Alaska Railroad, I 1332

Alaska Sector, Western Defense Command, II 1095

Alaskan Air Command, II 1097

Alaskan Branch, Geological Survey, I 1374

Alaskan Department, II 189, 420, 1097

Alaskan Division, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

Alaskan Highway Office, Public Roads Administration, I 1704

Alaskan International Highway Commission, I 19

Alaskan Representative, Office of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 483

Alaskan Sea Frontier, II 1111, 1112, 1124

Alaskan Sector, Northwest Sea Frontier, II 1111, 1112

Albania, I 1120, 1798, II 1154, 1155, 1177

Albion, Robert G., II 799

Alcan Highway. See Alaska Highway.

Alcan Project. See Alaska Highway.

Alcohol, I 21, 82, 163, 604, 641, 653, 1215, 1635, 1785, II 477

Alcohol Tax Unit, Bureau of Internal Revenue, I 1215

Aleutian Islands, I 1332-1335, 1448, 1455, II 189, 384, 609, 702, 1094, 1097, 1111, 1124 1219, 1242

Alexander, Sir Harold R. L. G., II 1154, 1162, 1163

Algeria, I 162, II 1163, 1164

Algeria-French Morocco Campaign, II 1153

Algeria-Morocco Landings, II 1153

Algiers, II 1138

Alien Control, Office of the Assistant Commissioner for, Justice Department, I 1280, 1296, 1297

Alien Enemy Control Section: Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 1290; War Division, Justice Department, I 1280

Alien Parole Section, Justice Department, I 1296

Alien Property, Bureau of, Justice Department, I 791, 1260

Alien Property Custodian, Office of, I 15, 16, 91, 143, 145, 791-803, 861, 1102c, 1102i, 1140, 1197, 1244, 1246, 1260, 1281, 1380; Executive Officer, 1 795; General Counsel, I 797; Secretary, I 796

Alien Property Division, Justice Department, I 791, 1260

Alien Property Litigation Unit, Justice Department, I 791

Alien Property, Office of, Justice Department, I 791, 802, 1244, 1246

Alien Property Section, Justice Department, I 1281

Alien Property Unit, Justice Department, I 797

Alien Registration, Office of the Assistant Commissioner for, I 1297 Alien Section, Selective Service System, I 208

Aliens, I 54, 106, 311, 425, 796, 1170, 1206, 1258, 1300, 1334, 1502, 1664, II 785

Aliens Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789

Aliens, Subcommittee on Extradition and Expulsion of, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Alldredge, J. Haden, I 1528

Allen, Rolland C, I 669

Alley Dwelling Authority, I 1580

Allied Air Force Area Command, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1176

Allied Air Forces: Mediterranean, II 1169; Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243, 1249

Allied Commander in Chief, Mediterranean, II 1154

Allied Commission, Italy, II 1154, 1155, 1159

Allied Control Commission: for Austria, I 1120; in Bulgaria, II 200; in Hungary, II 200; for Italy, II 1159, 1164; in Rumania, II 200

Allied Control Council for Germany, I 1120

Allied countries, I 459, 490, 534, 604, 723, 731, 733, 776, 898, 910, 919, 1023, 1102, 1317, 1418, 1429, 1463, 1746, 1763; requirements, I 717, 961, 969, 1782. See also Lend-lease and names of countries.

Allied Democrats, I 88

Allied Expeditionary Air Force, II 1146

Allied Expeditionary Force, II 1127

Allied Expeditionary Forces

Allied Expeditionary Naval Forces, II 1148-1152

Allied Finance Agency, II 718

Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 2, 1153, 1154-1159, 1162, 1163, 1165, 1167, 1175, 1179; Acting Deputy Commander in Chief for Air, II 1169; Advance Echelon, II 1154; boards and committees, II 1158; general-staff sections, II 1156; Joint Planning Staff, II 1169; Supreme Allied Commander, II 1154, 1155, 1178, 1179

Allied Force Local Resources Board: Italy, II 1155, 1158; North Africa, II 1158; Sardinia, II 1158; Sicily, II 1158

Allied Forces in North Africa, Deputy Commander in Chief, II 1162

Allied Group Control Council, II 1126, 1131

Allied Land Forces Headquarters, Southeast Asia Command, United States Army Section, II 1192

Allied Land Forces: Southeast Asia, II 1190, 1192-1195; Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243, 1247

Allied Military Government, II 1159

Allied Military Government in Occupied Territories, II 1163

Allied Military Government Venezia Giulia, II 1159

Allied Military Mission, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1159

Allied Naval Commander in Chief, Expeditionary Force, II 1148, 1149, 1152

Allied Naval Forces, Southwest Pacific, II 1244-1246

Allied operations. See Combat operations, combined.

Allied Powers, Supreme Commander, I 1803, II 1243

Allied Press Service, Office of War Information in London, I 919

Allied Screening Commission, Italy, II 1158

Allied Snow Board. II 81

Allocation by civilian agencies, I 84, 114, 224, 231, 232, 412, 474, 541, 566, 583, 592, 620, 636, 643, 663, 683, 991, 1038, 1066, 1080-1087, 1129, 1261, 1532, 1567, 1636

Allocation by military agencies

Allocation Division, Radio Bureau, Office of War Information, I 889

Allocations and Assignments, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 720, 726, 729

Allocations, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 719, 720

Allocations Branch: Budget Division, War Department General Staff, II 213; G-3, War Department General Staff, II 191

Allocations Committee: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1032; Maritime Commission, I 760; War Shipping Administration, I 714

Allotment Division, Finance Department, II 729

Allotments. See Dependents, of military personnel.

Allowance and Allotment Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 729

Allowances Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 196

Alloys, I 289, 604, 657, 675, 1459, 1469, 1515, 1749, 1778

Alpine Front Command, Sixth Army Group, II 1137

Alsos Mission, I 1342, II 189a, 560

Altimeters, II 868

Altmeyer, Arthur J., I 1689

Alumina, I 1466

Aluminum, I 169, 682, 1261, 1515, 1539, 1669, 1749, II 290; allocation, I 412, 548, 567, 569, 587, 677, 1018, II 290, 556; production, I 16, 40, 226, 231, 232, 247, 569, 612, 614, 669, 677, 1096, 1562, 1634-1636, 1778, II 290, 411a; requirements, I 548, 612, 1771, II 995; scrap, I 182, 631

Aluminum and Magnesium Committee, Combined, I 1771

Aluminum and Magnesium Committee, Special, War Production Board, I 677

Aluminum and Magnesium Division, War Production Board, I 669, 677, 1771

Aluminum Committee, Joint, I 677, II 90

Aluminum Distribution Policy Committee, War Production Board, I 677

Amazon River, I 323, 1045

Amberg, Julius H., II 134

Ambon, II 1216

Ambulances, II 613, 635, 669

America First Party, I 88

American Association for the Advancement of Science, I 1509

American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, I 1703

American Association of State Highway Officials, I 1703

American Bankers Association, I 1396

American Bar Association, II 778

American Barge Lines, China-Burma-India Theaters of Operations, II 715, 1201, 1205

American-British-Dutch-Australian Command, II 12 14-12 1 5, 1244, 1245

American Bureau of Shipping, II 684, 1057

American-Canadian Highway. See Alaska Highway.

American College of Surgeons, I 188

American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of Artistic and Historic Monuments in War Areas, I 1009, 1500, II 139

American Council of Learned Societies, I 129, 130, 131, 1009, 1502, II 788

American Council of Voluntary Agencies, I 152

American Council on Education, I 129, 130, 1502, II 407

American Defense-Harvard Group, I 1009 American Democratic National Committee, I 88

American Ethnology, Bureau of, I 1500, 1502

American Farm Bureau Federation, I 921

American Federation of Labor, I 54, 160, 171, 369, 496, 510, 616, 617, 619, 818, 921, 1498

American Hemisphere Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 327; Economic Defense Board, I 314

American Historical Association, I 121, II 401b

American Hospital Association, I 1659

American Institute of Architects, I 264

American Institute of Public Opinion, I 88

American Intelligence Command, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187A, 187b, 187e, 1099

American Intelligence Service, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

American Legion, I 817

American Medical Association, I 211

American Military Government in Germany, I 1064

American National Red Cross. See Red Cross.

American Newspaper Publishers Association, I 633

American Pharmaceutical Association, II 893

American Political Science Association, I 121

American Potash and Chemical Corporation, I 682

American Railroad Company of Porto Rico, I 466, 483

American Registry of Pathology, II 664

American Republic Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1119, 1126, 1127

American Republic Affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for, I 1125-1127

American Republics Allocations Board, II 94

American Republics Analysis and Liaison, Division of, State Department, I 1127

American Republics, Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the, I 1136a, 1244

American Republics, Deputy Director General for Liaison With the, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

American Republics, Division of Research for, State Department, I 1127

American Republics, Division of, State Department, I 1126, 1149

American Republics, Interdepartmental Committee on Cooperation With the, I 1149, 1252, 1259, 1570

American Republics, Joint Army-Navy Advisory Board on, II 94, 203, 846, 852

American Republics, Meetings of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the, I 1783, 1784, 1786, 1788

American Republics, Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the, I 186

American Roadbuilders Association, I 660, II 459

American Society for Public Administration, I 121

American Standards Association, I 1463

American Theater of Operations, I 91, 186, 187, 315, 316, 318, 598, 1777, 1783, 1785, II 853, 1084-1124

American Theater Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

American Trucking Association, II 293

American Unit, Theater Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

American Volunteer Group, China Theater, II 1189, 1211

American War Production Mission in China, I 163

American Wings, Fourteenth Air Force, II 1211

Ames Aeronautical Laboratory, Moffett Field, Calif., I 1534

Ammonia, I 1564, II 517

Ammonium nitrate, I 1564

Ammunition, I 676, 678, 1102c, 1136, II 392, 450, 456, 482, 492, 517, 690, 691, 916, 922

Ammunition Committee, Army Service Forces, II 392

Ammunition Development Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Ammunition Division, Ordnance Department, II 477

Ammunition Plants, Field Director of, Ordnance Department, II 477

Ammunition Storage Board, Joint Army-Navy, II 92, 195, 671

Ammunition Supply Division, Ordnance Department, II 482

Amnesty Board, President's, I 1257

Amphibious Corps, Pacific Fleet, II 1219

Amphibious Force: Atlantic Fleet, I] 1116; Pacific, II 374, 1219; South Pacific, II 1219

Amphibious Forces, Pacific Fleet, II 1219, 1234

Amphibious Training Bases, Advance, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1181

Amphibious Training Center, Army Ground Forces, II 374

Amphibious Training Command Army Ground Forces, II 374

Amphibious warfare, II 118, 473, 577, 908; research and development, I 289, II 217, 223; testing of equipment and tactics, II 116, 333, 374; training, II 374, 374a, 541, 1052, 1116, 1219, 1237; troop units, II 384, 543, 712, 715, 1116. See also Landing operations.

Amphibious Warfare Committee, Joint, II 118, 201, 844

Amputees, I 67, II 645, 901

Amusement Services Section, Service Trades Division, War Production Board, I 536

Analysis and Planning Branch, Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Analysis and Reporting Branch, Medical Department, II 620

Analysis and Reports Branch: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288; Office of Price Administration, I 398

Analysis and Research Bureau, San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 915

Analysis and Selection Branch, Military Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Analysis and Survey Branch, Medical Department, II 652

Analysis Branch: Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148; Foreign Broadcast Intelligence Service, I 1573; Information Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186; International Division, Medical Department, II 627; Medical Intelligence Division, Medical Department, II 659

Analysis Division: Bureau of Overseas Intelligence, Office of War Information, I 906; Division of Defense Housing Coordination, I 249; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 272; War Manpower Commission, I 828

Analysts, Board of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 309

Anderson, Clinton P., I 88

Anderson, Samuel W., I 511, 566, 567

Andorra, I 1120

Andrews, Charles O., I 23

Angaur, II 1228

Angel, Herbert E., II 794a

Anglo-American Blacklist Committee, I 1189

Anglo-American Blockade Committee, I 1188, 1189

Anglo-American Caribbean Commission, I 1109, 1744

Anglo-American Conservation Committee, I 1772

Anglo-American Joint Licensing Advisory Committee, I 1189

Anglo-American Packaging Committee, I 644

Anglo-American Shipping and Ports Mission, I 1743

Anglo-French Purchasing Commission, II 1

Animal diseases, I 1406, 1408

Animal Industry, Bureau of, Agriculture Department, I 960, 1408

Animal Nutrition, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1514

Animal Service Branch, Medical Department, II 643

Antarctic Service, U.S., Interior Department, I 1332

Anthracite Coal Commission, Federal, Interior Department, I 132, 1350

Anthracite Distribution Committee, National, I 1355

Anthracite distribution committees, regional, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1364

Anthracite Distribution Division, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1359

Anthropologists, Committee on War Service of, National Research Council, I 1513

Anthropology, I 1500, 1513

Anthropology and Psychology, Division of, National Research Council, I 1513

Antiaircraft and Coast Defense Section, Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1157

Antiaircraft artillery, II 311, 327, 327b, 327c, 332, 333, 353, 450, 916, 921; Atlantic seaboard, II 1087, 1104; in overseas theaters, II 1134, 1138, 1237, 1251; training, I 1446, II 356, 370, 1221; troop units, II 384, 1163

Antiaircraft Artillery Command: Eastern Defense Command, II 1087; Fourth, Army Air Forces, II 327c; Hawaiian, II 1237; Military District of Washington, II 422

Antiaircraft Artillery Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1143

Antiaircraft Board, Army Ground Forces, II 370

Antiaircraft Command: Army Ground Forces, II 370; Fourth Air Force, II 327b

Antiaircraft, Office of Special Assistant for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 311

Antiaircraft School, Army Ground Forces, II 370

Antiaircraft searchlights, II 327b, 327c, 384, 493, 543

Antiaircraft Section: Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1157; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Antiaircraft Unit Training Centers, Army Ground Forces, II 370

Antibiotics, I 1672, II 635

Antifreeze compounds, I 478, 1532

Antigens, I 1675, II 635

Antigua, B. W. I., II 1107

Antigua Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

Antilles Air Command, II 1091, 1093

Antilles Air Task Force, II 1107

Antilles Coast Artillery Command, II 1093

Antilles Department, II 1091, 1093

Antilles, U.S. Army Forces, II 1093

Antimalarials, I 276, 1413, 1507, 1672, 1686, 1687; panels on, National Research Council, I 1516, 1518

Antimony, I 169, 680, 1429

Anti-Submarine Command, Army Air Forces, II 327b, 327c

Antisubmarine Division, U.S. Fleet, II 882, 885

Antisubmarine operations, I 268, 289, 1043, II 77, 327, 327b, 327c, 867, 1056, 1086, 1100, 1117; Atlantic area, II 884, 885, 1087, 1103, 1119, 1122;

Caribbean area, II 884, 885, 1091-1093, 1107; Gulf of Mexico, II 884, 885,1106, 1109; Mediterranean Sea, II 1180; Pacific areas, II 1094, 1109, 1111, 1112; training for, II 885, 1071, 1114, 1115, 1221

Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 82, 1261, 1275, 1282

Antitrust laws, I 15, 46, 82, 107, 165, 224, 228, 471, 516, 828, 1062, 1096, 1261, 1262

Anzio, Italy, II 1173; Campaign, II 1153

Anzio-Nettuno Advanced Landings, II 1153

Apparel and Industrial Materials Enforcement Division, Office of Price Administration, I 399

Apparel, Textile, and Leather Products Division, War Production Board, I 538

Appeal Board, Presidential, Selective Service System, I 206

Appeal boards, Selective Service System, I 214, 216

Appeals Board: Civilian Production Administration, I 1082, 1083; War Production Board, I 581, 582

Appeals Committee: Board of Economic Warfare, I 447; Construction Machinery Division, War Production Board, I 660; Containers Division, War Production Board, I 643; National War Labor Board, I 497; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 197

Appeals Division, War Production Board, I 582

Appeals Office, Labor Production Office, War Production Board, I 619

Appeals, U.S. Emergency Court of, I 110

Appleby, Paul H., I 1384

Applied Mathematics Panel, National Defense Research Committee, I 291

Applied Psychology Panel, National Defense Research Committee, I 292

Appointment and Induction Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 739

Appointment Branch, Medical Department, II 647

Appointments and Personnel Division, Selective Service System, I 207

Appraisal Branch, Office of the Director of Real Estate, Corps of Engineers, II 519

Apprentice-Training Service, War Manpower Commission, I 816, 850, 1485

Apprenticeship, Federal Committee on, Labor Department, I 171, 239, 850

Appropriation Accounts Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018

Appropriation Language Branch, War Department General Staff, II 213

Appropriations: House Committee on, I 5, 63, 1423; Senate Committee on, I 5, 27, 1202, 1423

Arabia, I 46

Arabic language, II 246, 756

Arbitration. See Mediation.

Architects, I 1582, II 910

Architect's Office, Supervising, Public Buildings Administration, I 1709

Archives: Federal, I 1574-1577; Italian, II 1159, 1164; in war areas, II 1009

Archives Division, Selective Service System, I 207

Archives Section, Command and General Staff School, II 252

Archivist of the United States, I 121, 1574, 1714

Arctic, II 194, 1098; air information on, II 269, 331, 334

Arctic, Desert, and Tropic Information Center, Army Air Forces, II 331, 334

Arctic warfare: equipment and matériel for, II 335, 377, 431a, 553, 913, 1097; training for, II 356, 373

Ardennes, II 1132, 1145

Ardennes-Alsace Campaign, II 1125

Area advisory committees on local distribution, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1366

Area and Language Program, Army Service Forces, II 407

Area Branch, Office of Imports, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456, 1031

Area Directors, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 909

Area Financial Problems and Studies Section, Treasury Department, I 1242

Area Manpower Priorities Committee, War Manpower Commission, I 693

Area Offices: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1186; Veterans Administration, I 1561

Area Planners Section, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846

Area production urgency committees, I 628, 686, 687, 693

Area Production Urgency Operations, Deputy Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 686

Area Program Coordination Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1032

Area Sections, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

Areas, Bureau of, Foreign Economic Administration, f 1022, 1031-1038, 1134; Executive Director, I 1032

Argentina, I 338, 1126, 1127; Interdepartmental Committee on, I 316

Arizona, I 1392, II 353, 372

Arlington, Va.: Naval Records Management Center, II 794a; National Cemetery, II 422

Armament, II 852; airplanes, II 321a, 321c, 321e, 345, 976; cargo vessels, I 56, 703, 733, 755, II 865; naval ships, II 865, 920, 921, 923, 994. See also Armor.

Armament Branch, Navy Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Armament Division, AAF Board, II 333

Armament Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Armed Forces Committee on Postwar Educational Opportunities for Service Personnel, I 66

Armed Forces Epidemiological Board, II 651

Armed Forces Induction Stations, II 421, 647, 739, 746

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, II 664

Armed Forces Institute, U.S., II 401c, 1023

Armed Forces Personnel Board, II 98

Armed Forces Radio Service, Army Service Forces, II 401a, 1028

Armed guard crews, II 865, 869, 1032

Armed Services Educational Programs, Commission on Implications of, I 1502

Armed Services Explosives Safety Board, II 92

Armed Services Petroleum Board, II 21

Armed Services, Senate Committee on, I 16, 17

Armor, II 916, 920, 921, 922; research and development, I 185, 289, II 117, 921. See also Armament.

Armored Board, Army Ground Forces, II 380

Armored Center, Army Ground Forces, II 367

Armored Command, Army Ground Forces, II 367, 380

Armored Fighting Vehicle and Weapon Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1143

Armored Force, II 367, 380; Deputy Chief of Staff for, II 165

Armored Force Board, Army Ground Forces, II 380

Armored Medical Research Laboratory, II 359, 658

Armored Replacement Training Center,

Army Ground Forces, II 367

Armored School, Army Ground Forces, II 367

Armored Training School, Replacement and Training Command, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1168

Armored troops, II 356, 367, 384, 1161, 1163, 1168, 1194

Armored Vehicle Board, Army Ground Forces, II 382

Armored vehicles, I 1431, II 223, 372, 380-382, 490-492, 543, 1133. See also Combat vehicles; Motor vehicles, military; and Tanks.

Armories, National Guard, II 231, 234

Arms and Munitions Control, Adviser on, State Department, I 1103

Army, II 164-792; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 224, 230, 258, 310, 342, 547, 561, 565, 570, 656, 719, 733, 843, 899, 948, 981, 1044, 1049, 1062; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 16, 41, 50, 57, 95, 1231, 1252, 1290, 1311, 1316, 1323, 1372, 1374, 1413, 1445, 1464, 1575, 1647; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 12-29, 38, 83-129, 138; representation on civilian agencies, I 191, 232, 303, 480, 579, 636, 1189, 1200, 1446, 1507, 1516, 1535; representation on interallied agencies, II 2-11, 75-82. See also Army Air Forces, Army Ground Forces, Army Service Forces, War Department, and numbered armies.

Army-A Award Board, II 154

Army Administration School, Branch No. 4, II 712

Army Advisory Division, U.S. Military Advisory Group to the Republic of China, II 1198

Army air bases. See Air bases, Army.

Army-Air Force Central Welfare Fund, II 215

Army-Air Force Postal Service, II 749

Army Air Forces, I 95, 268, 548, 1375, 1448, 1533, II 255-346, 398, 424, 511, 543, 559, 577, 596, 739, 743, 1099 collaboration with Army Ground Forces and Navy, in testing, II 371, 976 collaboration with Army Service Forces, II 393, 413, 419, 553, 621; airfields constructed by Corps of Engineers, II 494, 514, 516, 538; Army Service Forces staff sections at Air Forces commands and centers, II 491, 542, 568, 611, 688, 714, 762, 782; functions taken over from Signal Corps, II 570, 598, 602, 604; procurement by Army Service Forces for, II 287, 321a, 417, 435, 493, 507; in training, II 346b, 404, 541, 544, 567, 733

Army Air Forces Aid Society, II 153, 265

Army Air Forces Audit Districts, II 322a

Army Air Forces Base Units, II 276, 327c

Army Air Forces Board, II 282, 307, 330, 331, 332, 333; Control Office, II 282

Army Air Forces Board on Civilian Awards, II 266

Army Air Forces Board on Military Awards, II 266

Army Air Forces Center, II 282, 311, 331-335

Army Air Forces Classification Center, II 324

Army Air Forces Committee on Release of Technical Information, II 275

Army Air Forces Engineer Command/Mediterranean Theater of Operations (Provisional), II 542, 1177

Army Air Forces Engineering School, II 321, 321b, 321e

Army Air Forces Evaluation Boards, II 319, 1206

Army Air Forces, India-Burma Sector, II 1206

Army Air Forces Industrial Manning Board, II 290

Army Air Forces Institute, II 324

Army Air Forces Liaison Unit, Medical Department, II 632

Army Air Forces/Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1169, 1174, 1175-1177; Chief of Staff, II 1175

Army Air Forces Naming Board, II 316

Army Air Forces Network, II 600

Army Air Forces Officers Association, II 303

Army Air Forces Regional Crystal Banks, II 322c

Army Air Forces Requirements Board, II 299, 318

Army Air Forces School, II 331, 332

Army Air Forces School of Applied Tactics, II 270, 281, 331, 332, 333

Army Air Forces Section, War Department Manpower Board, II 212

Army Air Forces Service Command/ Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1176

Army Air Forces Staff Course, Command and General Staff School, II 252

Army Air Forces Staging Areas, II 327b

Army Air Force Statistical School, II 257b

Army Air Forces Tactical Center, II 331

Army Air Forces Weather Service. See Weather Service, Army Air Forces.

Army Airways Communications System, II 308a, 339, 600, 1206

Army Amateur Radio System, II 598

Army and Navy Chaplains of the Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America, General Committee of, II 402

Army and Navy Patent Advisory Board, I 1478, II 89, 304, 582; Army Section, II 775

Army and Navy Staff College, II 109, 252

Army Athletic and Recreational Service Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 400

Army Audit Branches, General Accounting Office, I 100

Army bands, II 265, 747, 760, 763

Army bases, I 56, 1102d, II 352, 493, 514, 515, 528, 542, 702, 1253; Africa-Middle East Theater, II 1183, 1184, 1186, 1187; American Theater, II 702, 1086, 1088, 1091, 1093, 1097, 1139; China Burma-India theaters, II 1200, 1205, 1208; European Theater, II 1139, 1144, 1165; North African Theater, II 1139, 1161, 1165-1167; Pacific theaters, II 491, 542, 1236, 1237, 1240, 1241, 1251, 1253. See also Bases, military.

Army Board for Production Awards, II 154

Army Board of Contract Appeals, II 155

Army Central Adjustment Office, Finance Department, II 732

Army Central Welfare Fund, War Department General Staff, II 215, 388, 722

Army Chemical Center, Chemical Warfare Service, II 550

Army Civil Affairs Staging and Holding Area, II 254

Army Command and Administrative Network, II 600

Army Committee for Insect and Rodent Control, II 654

Army Communication Commercial Agency, II 608

Army Communications and Equipment Coordination Board, II 574

Army Communications Board, II 238, 239, 574

Army Communications Branch, Signal Corps, II 598

Army Communications Committee, II 239

Army Communications Service, Signal Corps, II 578, 598-601, 608

Army Comptroller, Office of the, II 718

Army Courier Branch, Army Postal Service, II 755

Army Courier Service, Army Postal Service, II 755

Army Discharge Review Board, II 159 Army Education and Information Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Army Education Branch, Headquarters

Army Service Forces, II 401c

Army Effects Bureau, II 403, 441

Army Electronics Standard Agency, II 604

Army Emergency Relief, II 153, 215, 388, 403

Army Epidemiological Board, Medical Department, II 651

Army Exchange Fund, II 388

Army Exchange Liaison Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Army Exchange School, II 400

Army Exchange Service, II 172, 215, 419, 438, 1028

Army Exchange Service Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 400 Army Field Forces, II 347

Army Finance Center, St. Louis, I 100, II 132, 722, 726-733

Army Finance School, II 726

Army Forces in Austria, U.S., II 1137

Army Full Period Telephone Network, II 600

Army, General Headquarters, II 164, 197, 253, 347, 352, 353, 420, 1085, 1091

Army Ground and Service Forces Redistribution Stations, II 421

Army Ground Forces, II 245b, 253, 347-384

Army Ground Forces Equipment Review Board, II 360

Army Ground Forces Review Board, II 307

Army Ground Forces troop units. See Troop units, Army Ground Forces.

Army Groups, European Theater of Operations, II 1130-1132, 1137

Army historical program. See Historical programs, military.

Army Hotel Reservation Bureaus, II 699, 708

Army Industrial College, I 198, II 138, 192, 414; Advisory Board, II 138

Army Information and Education Staff School (Paris), Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Army Information Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401a

Army Installations Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 196

Army Institute, Army Service Forces, II 401c, 734

Army Institute of Pathology, II 664

Army Intelligence Officers' Conference II 391

Army Intensive Japanese Language Course, II 245e

Army Liaison Group, Services of Supply, China Theater, II 1208

Army Library, II 141

Army Map Service, I 1339, 1374, II 132, 343, 512, 540, 735

Army Medical Center, II 614

Army Medical Library, II 132, 614, 618, 624, 663

Army Medical Museum, II 614, 618, 624

Army Medical Purchasing Office, II 614, 617, 625, 665

Army Medical Research and Development Board, II 635

Army Motion Picture Service, II 735

Army Motion Picture Service Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 215, 400

Army Music School, II 760

Army-Navy agencies, II 12-29, 83-129, 138

Army-Navy Air Facilities Committee, II 121, 844

Army-Navy Board for Production Awards, II 101, 150, 475, 672, 814

Army-Navy-British Purchasing Commission Joint Committee, II 76

Army-Navy Civil Committee on Aircraft Design Criteria, II 87

Army-Navy Civil Committee on Aviation Ground and Seadrome Lighting Equipment and Installations, II 87

Army-Navy Civil Intelligence School, II 390b

Army-Navy Committee for the Study of Palletizing of Supplies, II 120

Army-Navy Communications Production Expediting Agency, II 103

Army-Navy Consolidated Car Service, Transportation Corps, II 707

Army-Navy Consolidating Stations, Transportation Corps, II 698, 707

Army-Navy Distributing Agencies, Transportation Corps, II 698, 707

Army-Navy Electronics and Electrical Standards Agency, II 119

Army-Navy Electronics Production Agency, II 103, 571

Army-Navy Electronics Standards Agency, II 119, 571

Army-Navy Explosives Safety Board, II 92

Army-Navy Florida Board, II 122

Army-Navy Liquidation Commission, I 1062, 1063, II 125

Army-Navy Packaging Board, Joint, II 127

Army-Navy Personnel Board, II 98

Army-Navy Petroleum Board, I 743, 927, 928, 930, II 21, 292, 944

Army-Navy Technical Air Intelligence Center, II 274

Army-Navy Training in Industrial Mobilization, Board on Post-War, II 138

Army Nurse Branch, Medical Department, II 623

Army Nurse Corps, Medical Department, II 399, 623, 649, 718, 748

Army Orientation Branch, Headquarters

Army Service Forces, II 401b

Army Packaging Board, II 127

Army Pearl Harbor Board, I 8, II 243, 765

Army Pictorial Board, II 193

Army Pictorial Division, Signal Corps, II 602

Army Pictorial Service, II 578, 602, 610

Army Pictorial Service Division, II 132

Army Pigeon Service Agency, II 595, 607

Army Port and Service Command, Central Pacific Base Command, II 1237

Army Post Offices, I 1316, 1317, II 703, 734, 749, 750, 753

Army Postal Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 749

Army Postal Inspection Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 753

Army Postal Inspectors, Adjutant General's Department, II 753 Army Postal Officers, II 1083

Army Postal Service, Adjutant General's Office, I 1311, II 737, 749-755. See also Postal services, Army.

Army Postal Units, Adjutant General's Office, II 749, 763

Army Publications Service Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Army Recruiting Bureau, II 739

Army Recruiting Publicity Bureau, II 739

Army Regional Accounting Offices, Finance Department, I 100, II 721, 722, 727

Army Relief Society, II 153

Army Reservation Bureaus, II 699, 708

Army Retiring Board, War Department, II 161, 305

Army Section, Amphibious Force, Army Ground Forces, II 374

Army Security Agency, II 576d, 598

Army Service Forces, II 81, 153, 189a, 207, 240, 287a, 385-792

Army Service Forces Depots. See Depots, Army Service Forces.

Army Service Forces Headquarters Staff School, II 393

Army Service Forces Training Centers. See Training camps, schools, and centers, Army, Service Forces.

Army Service Forces troop units. See Troop units, Army Service Forces.

Army Specialist Corps, I 16, II 136, 205, 399

Army Specialized Training Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 396, 404, 407

Army Specialized Training Program, I 1502, II 192, 251, 404, 407, 410, 420, 421, 607, 746; Advisory Committee, II 407

Army Specialized Training Reserve Program, II 407

Army Specialized Training Unit, Army Service Forces, II 407

Army Supply Program, I 613, II 197, 395, 411, 411b, 412, 431, 436, 456, 476, 506, 547, 554, 558, 588, 602, 614, 628, 637, 685

Army Supply Control Program, II 392

Army Technical Detachment, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, I 1512, II 224, 228

Army Training Group, U.S. Army Forces in the Western Pacific, II 1253

Army University Centers (Europe), Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401d

Army War Bond Office, II 723, 731

Army War College, II 245a, 253, 540, 610, 760

Army War Ship Repair Contract Agency, Transportation Corps, II 693

Arnold, H. H., II 12, 256, 257

Arsenals, I 1669; Chemical Warfare, II 545, 554, 563, 658; Ordnance, II 137, 467, 470, 472, 473, 476, 484, 488, 658

Art Advisory Committee, Corps of Engineers, II 537

Art in Europe: looting and restitution, I 1009, 1188, II 779; protection, I 1009, 1500, II 139, 1159, 1164

Art Looting Investigation Unit, Office of Strategic Services, I 1009

Art, National Gallery of, I 131, 1009, 1500

Art Sections, Office of War Information, I 882

Artificial limbs. See Prosthetic devices.

Artificial Limbs, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1515

Artillery, I 1446, 1780, II 448, 450, 458, 476, 555, 1133; coast, II 225, 350, 356, 378, 384, 1065, 1143, 1237; field, II 223, 349, 377, 384, 1168, 1194; research and development, II 223, 225, 448, 471, 476. See also Antiaircraft artillery and Guns.

Artillery, Aircraft, and Automotive Division, Ordnance Department, II 476

Artillery Ammunition Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Artillery and Aircraft Armament Division, Ordnance Department, II 476

Artillery and Combat Vehicle Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 223

Artillery Board on Permanent Seacoast Defense, II 1097

Artillery Development Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Artillery Division, Ordnance Department, II 476

Artillery Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Artillery Tropical Testing Mission, II 467

Artistic and Historic Monuments in War Areas, American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of, I 1009, 1500, II 139

Aruba, I 598; Defense Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

Aruba-Curaçao, Commander All Forces, II 1108

Asbestos, I 247, 640, 669, 678, 1669

Ascension Island, II 1099

Ashurst, Henry F., I 15

Asia, I 880, 1034, 1484, 1495, 1775, 1776, II 407, 435. See also China-Burma-India Theater of Operations and names of countries.

Asiatic Fleet, II 1215, 1245; Commander in Chief, II 879

Asiatic Theater Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Asmara, Area Office, II 1186

Assam, II 1197; Area Command, II 1205

Assault boats, I 649. See also Landing craft.

Assay offices, I 1209

Assembly Centers, Western Defense Command, I 1702, II 1095, 1096

Assessment Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 66, 72

Assessment Committee, Joint Army-Navy, II 106, 200, 844

Assessment Review Committee, Office of Strategic Services, II 72

Assessment School, Office of Strategic Services, II 66

Assignment Branch, Medical Department, II 627

Assignment Review Board, Transportation Corps, II 680

Assignments and Statistics Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 413

Assignments Branch, Munitions Assignments Board, II 5

Associated Communications Committee, II 8

Association of American Railroads, I 668, 1357, 1528, II 293, 694, 699, 700

Astronomy, II 854

Astrophysical Observatory, I 1500

Atabrine, II 893

Atlanta, Ga., II 420; Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Atlantic Charter, I 1111, II 800

Atlantic coast, defense of, II 1086, 1087, 1103, 1106

Atlantic Coast District, Division of Maintenance and Repair, War Shipping Administration, I 756

Atlantic Coast District Office. War Shipping Administration, I 787, 1631

Atlantic Coast Transportation Corps Officers' Training School, II 703

Atlantic Division, Air Transport Command, II 337c, 1088

Atlantic Fleet, II 1088, 1103, 1106, 1109, 1113-1123; Commander in Chief, II 879, 885, 1113, 1179

Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, I 69

Atlantic Ocean, II 846, 794a, 1100, 1103, 1106, 1113. See also Antisubmarine operations, North Atlantic Ocean, and South Atlantic Ocean.

Atlantic Operations, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 902

Atlantic Overseas Air Technical Service Command, II 322c

Atlantic Section: Combat Intelligence Division, U.S. Fleet, II 884; Plans Division, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Atomic bomb, I 283, II 493, 539, 899

Atomic energy, I 16, 47, 57, 185, 276, 283, 1465, 1505, II 189a, 539

Atomic Energy Commission, II 539

Atomic Energy, Senate Special Committee on, I 47

Attorney General. See Justice Department.

Attorneys, U.S., I 1254, 1270, 1273, 1280, 1305

Attu, II 1094, 1097, 1111

Auchter, E. C., I 1407

Audit and Fiscal Examination Division, War Food Administration, I 979

Audit Branch, Special, Finance Department, II 722

Audit Division: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 964; Finance Department, II 722; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018; General Accounting Office, I 98-103.

Australia, I 52, 276, 1516, 1770, II 8, 9, 1212, 1215, 1216, 1243, 1244, 1251, 1253; lend-lease to, I 444, 764, II 954; rationing in, I 389, 657; requirements of, I 657, 1778

Australia-New Zealand Force, II 1216, 1244, 1245

Australia, U.S. Army Forces in, II 1243, 1253

Australia, U.S. Army Forces in the Far East, II 1251

Australian Base Section, II 1253

Australian Military Mission, II 1

Austria, I 1120, 1124, 1795, 1796, 1796a, II 1132, 1134, 1137, 1138, 1141, 1155, 1158. 1173, 1177; Allied Control Commission for, I 1120; U.S. Army Forces in, II 1137, 1163

Autogiros, I 58

Automobiles and automotive equipment, I 175, 226, 246, 330, 388, 390. 394, 466, 478, 539, 633, 659, 675, 1322, 1464, 1622; industry, I 82, 383a, 383c, 659; parts, I 633, 659. See also Highway transport and Motor vehicles.

Automotive Branch, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 812

Automotive Conservation Committee, I 361

Automotive Division, War Production Board, I 659, 1759

Automotive Engineers, Society of, I 478

Automotive Industrial Liaison Section, Ordnance Department, II 473

Automotive Repair Shop, Treasury Department, I 1223

Automotive Schools, Ordnance, II 490

Automotive Spare Parts Board, Ordnance Department, II 484

Automotive Supply and Fuel Rationing Division, Office of Price Administration, I 390

Auxiliary craft. See Harbor craft.

Auxiliary Division, Coast Guard, II 1064

Auxiliary Military Police, II 784

Auxiliary Vessel Board, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 876

Aviation

Aviation, Assistant Director for, Bureau of Ships, II 996

Aviation Base, Naval Reserve, Squantum, Mass., II 985

Aviation Bases Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 860

Aviation Cadet Branch, Military Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Aviation Cadet Selection Boards, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1015

Aviation cadets, I 1450, 1451, 1533, II 305, 739, 1005, 1015, 1032

Aviation, Committee on, I 1131

Aviation Council, War, II 142

Aviation, Director of, Marine Corps, II 863, 970

Aviation Division: Marine Corps, II 1045; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 862; Office of Transportation and Communications, State Department, I 1145

Aviation Division, Marine Corps, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 863

Aviation Engineer Training School, Fourth Air Force, II 327b

Aviation engineers, II 327, 327b, 327c, 328, 1177

Aviation Facilities Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Aviation gasoline. See Gasoline, aviation. Aviation Gasoline Advisory Committee, I 945

Aviation Ground and Seadrome Lighting Equipment and Installations, Army-Navy-Civil Committee on, II 87

Aviation Information, Office of, Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 1451

Aviation medicine, II 309, 321c, 321e, 332, 333, 345, 613, 632, 639, 902, 907, 1175; research, I 296, 1516, II 256b, 257, 305, 899, 904, 975

Aviation Medicine, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1516, II 256b

Aviation Medicine Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 902; Committee on Medical Research, I 296

Aviation Medicine, Naval School of, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 907

Aviation Office, Naval Observatory, II 979

Aviation Officer, Refining Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 945

Aviation-Ordnance, Assistant for, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Aviation Ordnance Section: Production Division, Bureau of Ordnance, II 922; Research and Development Division, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Aviation Personnel Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 857, 862

Aviation Petroleum Branch, Headquarters

Army Air Forces, II 292

Aviation Petroleum Products Allocations Committee, Munitions Assignments Board, I 945, II 292, 944

Aviation Photographic Experimental Laboratory, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 983

Aviation Planning Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 856, 976

Aviation Planning Section, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Aviation Plans Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, if 860

Aviation Progress Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 861

Aviation Reserve, Naval, II 858

Aviation Section: General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; Petroleum Administration for War, I 945; State Department, I 1144

Aviation Supply Depot, Naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 986-987

Aviation Supply Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979, 981

Aviation Supply Office, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979, 981, 987

Aviation Training Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 858

Award Board, Army-A, II 154

Awards, I 13, 158, 273, 560, 561, 707, 972, 1209, 1599, II 259, 266, 401e. See also Decorations and awards and "E" awards.

Awards, Board for Individual, War Production Board 1 561

Awards, Board of, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 831

Awards Branch, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Awards, Committee on, Army Service Forces II 398

Awards Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces II 266

Awards, War Department Board on Civilian, II 157

Axis Acts of Dispossession, Inter-Allied Subcommittee for, I 1189

Axis countries, I 336, 598, 1140, 1158, 1231, 1244, 1249, 1749, 1788, 1794. See also names of countries.

Axis Criminality, Office of the United States Chief of Counsel for the Prosecution of, I 1064, II 779

Azores: Base Command in the, II 702, 1086, 1088; U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1088

BAC. See British Air Commission.

BEF. See Brazilian Expeditionary Force.

BEW. See Economic Warfare, Board of.

BOWD. See Budget Office of the War Department.

BPR. See Public Relations, Bureau of, War Department.

BuAer. See Aeronautics, Bureau of, Navy Department.

BuDocks. See Yards and Docks, Bureau of, Navy Department.

BuMed. See Medicine and Surgery, Bureau of, Navy Department.

BuOrd. See Ordnance, Bureau of, Navy Department.

BuPers. See Naval Personnel, Bureau of.

BuSandA. See Supplies and Accounts,

Bureau of, Navy Department.

BuShips. See Ships, Bureau of, Navy Department.

"Baby chick" program, I 878

Back hauling, I 481, 1528

Bacteriological Division, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Bacteriological warfare. See Biological warfare.

Badoeng Strait. II 1212

Baffin Island, II 1098

Baghdad, II 1040

Bags: paper, I 643, 646; cloth, I 643

Bahamas, I 836, II 1091; U.S. Army Forces, II 1093

Bailey, Josiah W., I 12

Bajkov, A., II 1098

Baker, George P., I 1144

Baker Island, I 1332, II 1237

Bakeries, Army, II 441, 446, 447. See also Food.

Baking industry, I 39, 646

Balata, I 1641

Balkans, 1 1242, 1796a, II 30, 1169, 1173; Military Headquarters, II 1154. See also individual countries.

Ball bearings, I 664

Ballast, I 732

Ballistic Research Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Ballistics, I 289, 1471, II 295, 469

Ballistics Section, Ordnance Department, II 469

Balloons: barrage, I 782, II 219, 321a, 321e, 327, 327b, 327c, 370, 493; Japanese incendiary, I 1387, II 183, 423, 1094

Balsa wood, I 455, 649, 1024

Baltimore, II 420, 703

Bamboo, I 649, 1413

Banana industry, I 324

Bands and Music Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265. See also Army bands.

Bane, Frank, I 182

Bank for Cooperatives, Central, Farm Credit Administration, I 1400

Bank for Reconstruction and Development, International, I 35, 64, 1111, 1240, 1242

Bankhead, John H., 2d, I 33

Banking and Currency: House Committee on, I 64; Senate Committee on, I 23, 35, 39, 44

Bankruptcy, I 54, 107, 111

Banks and banking, I 35, 64, 84, 367, 563, 1042, 1197, 1204, 1231, 1529, 1633, 1717; agricultural credit, I 35, 1395-1404; deposits, I 35, 791, 1530; enemy, I 791b, 797, 1197, 1281; Federal home loan banks, I 1738-1740; Federal land banks, I 1395; Federal Reserve banks, I 1206, 1207, 1249, 1529-1531; Federal savings and loan associations, I 1738, 1739; foreign, I 326, 1282; for War Department personnel, II 718, 724

Baptisms, chaplains' records, II 402, 1034

Bar associations, II 403

Barber shops, I 656

Bard, Ralph A., II 795

Barden, Graham A., I 66

Barge and Towboat Section, Operations Division, War Shipping Administration, I 714, 762

Barges, I 475, 481, 714, 760-762, 788, 941, 946, 1430, 1515, II 670, 1187, 1201, 1205

Bari Base Depot, II 1176

Barkley, Alben W., I 8

Barracks, I 1702, II 353, 908, 1046; Marine Corps, II 1054. See also Housing, military personnel.

Barrage Balloon Center, Antiaircraft Command, Army Ground Forces, II 370

Barrett, Edward W., I 899

Baruch, Bernard M., I 156, 165, 828, 1005

Base and Advance Sections, China-Burma-India, II 1200

Base Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218,1222, 1224

Base Maintenance Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 995, 998

Base Maintenance Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 867,875

Rase Post Offices, II 749, 763

Base Sections: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1139, 1144;Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1167; Quartermasters in, II 446. See also Army bases.

Base Services, Directorate of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 264, 287a, 292, 295

Base Shops, Ordnance, II 484

Base Units, Army Air Forces, II 276, 279, 312, 321c, 322b, 322c, 324, 327c, 337c, 343, 344, 345. See alsoAir bases, Army.

Bases: Marine Corps, II 1054;military, I 56, 1102d, 1484, 11 28. See also Air bases, Army; Army bases; Military installations; Naval air bases; and Naval bases.

Basic Economy, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 321-325, 353, 356

Basic Magnesium, Inc., I 45

Basic Urgency Rating List, War Production Board, I 573

Basra, I 1040

"Bat" (guided missile), I 1471

Batcheller, Hiland G., I 629, 684

Bathing facilities, Army, II 446, 447

Batt, William L., I 247, 567, 683, 1749, 1757, 1778, 1780

Battalions: Army Ground Forces, II 384; Chemical Warfare Service, II 569; Ordnance, II 492; Quartermaster, II 447; Signal Corps, II 612; Topographic, Corps of Engineers, II 512

Batteries, I 659, 1462; dry, II 588: research and development, II 114, 581; storage, II 990, 994

Battery Advisory Committee, Joint, II 114,513, 581

Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218, 1224

Battle Participation Board, II 742

Battle studies, European Theater, II 1140. See also specific battles.

Battleships, Pacific Fleet, II 1218

Battleships-Cruisers, Atlantic Fleet, II 1114

Bauxite, I 677, 722, 726, 1340, 1636 Bauxite Division, War Shipping Administration, I 726,729

Bay of Biscay, II 327b

Beach Erosion Board, Corps of Engineers, II 512, 536

Beach installations in theaters of operations, II 689

Beach Patrol Division, Coast Guard, II 1065

Beach patrols, II 1056, 1065, 1101

Beachheads, clearance of, II 908

Beacons, II 339, 868, 1056

Beans, I 1746

Bearings, jewel, I 681

Beauty shops, I 656

Bedding, I 654, 657

Beds, I 654

Belgian Congo, I 1035, 1749; Joint Technical Mission to the, I 1749

Belgium, I 1035, 1120, 1134, 1209, 1773, II 124, 435, 1129, 1131, 1133, 1142, 1145

Belgium and Belgian Congo Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Bell, C. Jasper, I 75

Bellamy, Paul, I 157a

Belsley, G. Lyle, I 506

Benefits

Bengal, Bay of, II 1197

Bengal Air Command, Royal Air Force, II 1196

Bengal and Asam Railway, II 1201

Bengasi Base Command, II 1186

Benzene, ethyl, I 1464

Berchtesgaden, II 1138

Berle, Adolf A., Jr., I 1129, 1144, 1158, 1783

Bermuda, I 389, II 514, 528, 702, 1086, 1088, 1113, 1122; Base Command, Eastern Defense Command, II 1088;Conference on Refugees, I 56; Naval Operating Base, II 1115

Beryllium, I 679, 1261

Better Business Bureaus, I 537

Beverages, I 390, 643, 653, 1746

Beverages and Tobacco Division, War Production Board, I 653, 960

Beyrouth, I 1040

Bibliographic and Reference Division, Commerce Department, I 1475

Bicycles, I 388, 390, 654

Biddle, Francis, I 58

Big Inch, I 31, 41, 90, 946, 1096

Biggers, John D., I 230

Bilbo, Theodore G., I 18

Binoculars, I 1470

Biodynamics, II 899

Biologic Products Laboratory, Medical Department, II 652

Biological Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 551

Biological Stain Commission, I 1674

Biological Survey, Bureau of, Interior Department, I 1369

Biological warfare, I 1506, 1507, 1647, II 134, 189a, 387, 544, 545, 551; Committee on, National Academy of Sciences, I 1506; Committee, U. S., II 545, 551

Biologicals, I 1670, II 613, 626

Biology, I 1500, 1514

Biology and Agriculture, Division of, National Research Council, I 1514

Birch, I 649

Bismarck Archipelago Campaign, II 1212

Bituminous Coal Commission, National, I 1337, 1716

Bituminous Coal Consumers' Counsel, Office of the, I 1716

Bituminous Coal Division, Interior Department, I 133, 1337, 1351, 1716

Bituminous coal producers advisory boards, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1365

Bituminous Distribution Division, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1358

Black-market operations, I 51, 89, 585, 1215, 1277

Blackouts, I 258, 265, 270, 274

Blaisdell, Thomas C., I 578

Bland, Schuyler Otis, I 70

Blandford, John B., Jr., I 1717

Blandy, William H. P., II 916

Blind and Deaf Rehabilitation Branch, Medical Department, II 645

Blind, rehabilitation of the, I 285, 1685, 1688, II 613, 645, 901. See also Physically handicapped persons.

Blockade, I 458, 465, 1134, 1188, 1189, 1402, 1578; runners, enemy, II 850, 1123

Blockade and Neutral Trade Control Section, London Embassy, I 1189

Blockade and Supply Branch, Board of Economic Warfare, I 460, 1031

Blockade and Supply Division, State Department, I 1130

Blockade Unit, London Embassy, I 1189

Blood, I 258, 296, 563, 1516, 1527, 1665, 1687, II 626, 640, 641

Bloom, Sol, I 56

Boal, Pierre de Lagarde, I 1788

Boarding parties, II 850

Boards and committees Army, II 654, 662, 1097; Administrative Services, II 736, 745, 771, 786; Air Forces, II 257, 260, 275, 282, 290, 314-319, 330, 333; General Staff, II 236-243, 602: Ground Forces, II 370-374, 375-383; Service Forces, II 442, 450, 466, 470, 534-537, 553, 565, 573, 578, 582, 584, 673, 682

Boat Building Command, New Guinea, II 542

Boats used by Army, II 494, 505, 513; Engineer troop units, II 543; "wet" storage facilities, II 703

Boeschenstein, Harold L., I 629

Bogota, I 338

Boland, Patrick J., I 1350

Bolivian Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1126

Bolivia, I 335, 598, 1033, 1042, 1126, 1127, 1502

Bolivian Development Corporation, I 1042

Boilers for naval ships, II 1001

Boiling Field Liaison-Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 282

Bomb Damage Analysis Project, II 124

Bomb Damage Assessment Unit, London Embassy, I 1190

Bomb Disposal Center, Ordnance, II 490

Bomb Disposal Division, Ordnance Department, II 479

Bomb Disposal Squads, Ordnance, II 492

Bombardiers, II 277, 305, 323a, 323d, 324

Bombardment Department, AAF School of Applied Tactics, II 332

Bombardment, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 281

Bombardment Groups, Army Air Forces, II 346a

Bomber airplanes, I 547, II 115, 283, 313, 317, 321a, 321e, 327, 327b, 327c, 335, 346a. See alsoAircrews.

Bomber Command: VIII, Eighth Air Force, II 1147; XX, China-Burma-India Theaters, II 1198

Bomber Commands, Army Air Forces, II 313, 327b, 327c

Bombing, I 1374, 1446, 1456, 1457, II 322, 333, 346a, 1211 charts, I 94, 1374, 1456

Bombing, Committee on Passive Protection Against, National Research Council, I 1510

Bombing ranges, I 1276, 1324, 1378, II 294, 335, 345

Bombing Research Mission to London, U. S., II 124

Bombing Survey, U. S. Strategic, I 1342, II 124, 257b, 319, 1083

Bombs, I 131, II 448, 471, 477, 916, 922; aerial, II 76; disposal, II 490, 492, 861, 1101, 1157; incendiary, I 131, 182, 265, 289, 1340, 1714, II 544, 555; research, I 185, 276, 289, 1291. 1471, 1510, 1714

Bombs and Ammunition Subcommittee, Munitions Assignments Committee (Air), II 299

Bombsights, II 321a, 321e, 916

Bonds, war, I 1140, 1231, 1208; advertising, I 35, 52, 1206, 1250; drives, I 891, 954, 990, 1250; issuance, I 1206, 1231, 1531; sale by civilian agencies, I 13, 258, 1200, 1203, 1206, 1250, 1251, 1283, 1311, 1319, 1395, 1399, 1529, 1676, 1738, 1739; sale by military agencies, II 359, 718, 723, 724, 731, 811, 927, 935, 960

Bonds Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 773

Bone, Homer T., I 22

Bonner, Herbert C., I 72

Bonneville Dam, I 1380

Bonneville Power Administration, Interior Department, I 1380, 1579

Bonuses for seamen, I 768, 771, II 693. See also Benefits.

Booby traps, I 1340, II 245b, 513

Book and Magazine Bureau, Office of War Information, I 880

Book Division, Overseas Publications Bureau, Office of War Information, I 911

Bookkeeping and Warrants, Division of, Bureau of Accounts, Treasury Department, I 1201

Books, I, 91, 131; 350, 645, 801, 880, 911, 1102g, 1151, 1513

Books in Wartime, Council on, I 880, II 400, 1028

Boots. See Shoes.

Boots and Shoes Subcommittee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1760, 1768

Border patrol, I 1296, 1301

Borneo, I 1122, II 1243; Operations, II 1212

Boschen, Frederick W., II 718

Boston, II 420, 702, 1103; Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Bottles, I 653

Bougainville, II 1241

Boulder Dam, I 1328

Boulware, L. R., I 629

Bowles, Chester, I 362, 920

Boxes, I 643, 646

Boy Scouts, I 633

Boykin, Frank W., I 60

Bradley, Omar N., II 1132

Brakes, testing of, II 381

Branch, Harllee, I 1443

Brass, I 614, 631, 633, 676, 1490, II 475; products, I 676

Brazil, I 323, 337, 338, 341, 1126, 1127, 1786, II 1, 95, 252, 1099, 1163, 1172; defense of, II 79, 298, 337b, 337c, 1099, 1123: mining and industry in, I 657, 681, 1033, 1042, 1045, 1775, 1785; U. S. missions to, II 79

Brazil Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1033

Brazil, Northeast, Joint Military Board for, II 79

Brazil, Northern, Training Groups, Army Air Forces, II 337b, 337c

Brazil-U. S. Defense Commission, Joint, II 79, 252, 298, 852, 1099

Brazil-U. S. Military Commission, Joint, II 79, 1099

Brazilian Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1126

Brazilian Army, II 1084, 1099

Brazilian Consultant, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 316

Brazilian Expeditionary Force, II 1099, 1164

Brazilian Fighter Squadron, 1st, II 1172

Brazilian Military Commission, II 1

Brazilian Navy, II 1084

Brazilian Replacement Depot, Mediterranean Theater, II 1168

Brazilian Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337

Brest, siege of, II 1135

Brett, G. H., II 1214

Bretton Woods: Agreements, I 64; Conference, I 14, 35, 896, 1111, 1235, 1240

Brewster, Owen, I 40

Bricks, I 1087. See also Construction, materials.

Bridge Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 513

Bridgeheads, naval development and operation of, II 1151

Bridges, I 1390, 1640, 1653, 1703, II 493, 494, 505, 513, 528, 532, 543, 908, 1157, 1168

Briggs, Lyman J., I 1461

Bristles, I 633, 657, 1024

British Admiralty, II 2, 1148

British Air Commission, I 570, II 1, 76

British Air Ministry, II 1146

British-American Joint Patent Interchange Committee, I 1252, 1747, II 408, 775

British Army, I 1243, II 1122, 1130, 1131, 1156, 1159, 1161-1163, 1190, 1192, 1214; Chief of the Imperial General Staff, II 2

British Broadcasting Corporation, I 1573

British Central Scientific Office, Washington, I 303

British Chiefs of Staff, II 1178; Committee, II 2, 8

British Columbia, I 1779

British Commonwealth Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1120

British Commonwealth of Nations, I 902, 1034, 1120, 1139, 1140, 1183-1193, 1242. See also United Kingdom and other members of the Commonwealth.

British Division, Office of War Information in London, I 919

British Eastern Fleet, Commander, II 1190

British Eastern Naval Task Force, II 1179

British Embassy, Washington, I 1136a, 1753

British Empire, I 572, 614, 1034, 1120, 1122, 1139, 1140; liaison on lend lease, I 437, 438. See also United Kingdom and individual parts of the Empire.

British Empire and Middle East Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1034

British Empire Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438

British Fleet, Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1178. See also Royal Navy.

British Food Mission, I 1743

British Government. See United Kingdom.

British Foreign Office, I 1185

British Guiana Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

British-Indian Corps, II 1192

British Intelligence Objectives Subcommittee, I 1342

British Isles, U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1139

British Joint Communications Board, II 8

British Joint Intelligence Committee, II 6

British Joint Service Mission, II 1

British Joint Staff Mission, II 1-5, 10, 11, 690

British Medical Research Council, I 296

British Military Mission, II 1

British Ministry of Economic Warfare, I 461, 1038, 1137, 1188

British Ministry of Information, I 883, 1513, 1573

British Ministry of Production, I 1753, 1770

British Ministry of Supply, I 1753, II 461; Mission, II 1

British Ministry of War Transport, I 440, 474, 698, 709, 734, 735, 790, 1034, 1742, 1743; Mission, II 698

British No. 2 District, Mediterranean Theater, II 1176

British Oil Control Board, I 949

British Petroleum Mission, I 929

British Petroleum Representative, Office of the, I 924, 925, 930, 948

British Postal and Telegraph Censorship Mission in North America, I 484

British Purchasing Commission, I 166, 556, 570, II 1, 76, 475

British Radio Security Service, II 58

British Raw Materials Mission, I 596, 1020, 1753, 1772

British Research and Experiment Department, I 1190

British Sea Transport Service, I 751

British Section, British-American Joint Patent Interchange Committee, I 1747

British Staff, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1753

British Standing Interdepartmental Committee on Censorship, I 484

British Supply Council, I 1025, 1758, II 76

British Tank Mission, II 1

British Technical Commission, II 775

British Telecommunication Research Establishment, II 577

British-U. S. Army committee, II 139

Broadcasting. See Radio broadcasts.

Broadcasting Committee, International, I 316

Broadcasting Coordinating Committee, International, I 217

Broadcasting Division: Office of Censorship, I 489; Office of War Information, I 912

Broadcasting Division, International, State Department, I 913, 1152

Bronze, I 614, 631, 676

Brokers, I 978, 1231, 1638

Brooke Army Medical Center, II 662

Brookings Institution, I 44

Brown, Prentiss M., I 11, 362, 369

Brown, Richard R., I 148

Brushes, I 657

Bucharest, II 1173, 1169

Buchenwald, I 7

Buck, Solon J., I 1574

Buckner, Simon B., II 1238

Budd, Ralph, I 175

Budget Administration, Division of, War Production Board, I 554, 557, 609

Budget Advisory Committee, War Department General Staff, II 201, 214

Budget and Administrative Management, Division of, Committee on Fair Employment Practice, I 1000

Budget and Administrative Planning Division, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1218

Budget and Administrative Planning, Office of: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1015-1016; Post Office Department, I 1308

Budget and Finance Division: Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 307; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 354; State Department, I 1164, 1171

Budget and Finance, Office of: Agriculture Department, I 1423; State Department, I 1164

Budget and Finance Section, Office of Censorship, I 494

Budget and Fiscal Division, National Guard Bureau, II 231

Budget and Fiscal Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 303

Budget and Fiscal Section, Office of Scientific Research and Development, 1299

Budget and Legislative Planning Branch, Office of the Chief of Staff, II 165

Budget and Reports Division, Coast Guard, II 1061

Budget and Reports, Office of, Navy Department, II 797, 798

Budget and Planning Branch, Office of Production Management, I 225

Budget and Planning, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 376

Budget and Requirements Division, Coast Guard, II 1061

Budget and Statistics, Office of, Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Budget Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 548; Fiscal Division, Headquarters Services of Supply, II 718; Medical Department, II 618

Budget, Bureau of the, I 91, 114-125, 126, 134, 137, 376, 403, 557, 867, 893, 1007, 1013, 1118, 1157, 1164, 1233, 1282, 1423, 1624; Director, I 5, 114, 115, 123, 125, 159, 921; Field Service, I 124; Mission, I 124; Office of the Director, I 115-116; relations with military agencies, II 213, 571, 804, 952; representation on civilian agency committees, I 5, 594, 596, 611, 963, 1094

Budget Division: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 930, 952, 954; Coast Guard, II 1061; War Department General Staff, II 213-215, 303, 454, 717, 718, 766; War Manpower Commission, I 831

Budget, Fiscal, and Construction Branch, National Guard Bureau, II 231

Budget Liaison Branch, War Department General Staff, II 213

Budget Office: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 303; Maritime Commission, I 1624; Navy Department, II 797; Office for Emergency Management, I 148; War Department, II 717

Budget Officer: War Department, II 215, 717; War Production Board, I 557

Budget Program Branch, War Department General Staff, II 213

Budget Section, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257, 303

Buenos Aires, I 338

Building and Construction Price Division, Office of Price Administration, I 383a

Building and Construction Trades Department, American Federation of Labor I 1498

Building and loan associations, I 1197

Building Materials Division, War Production Board, I 648

Building Trades Stabilization Agreement, Board of Review for the Administering of the, I 627

Building Trades Stabilization Board of Review, War Production Board, I 616, 62 7, 1076

Buildings, I 131, 192, 258, 266, 685, 810, 1009, 1178, 1374, 1431, 1713; Federal, I 17, 23, 61, 266, 1323, 1706-1712; military, II 392, 394, 400, 426, 450, 483, 493, 514-518, 538, 554, 578, 579, 612, 636, 691, 887, 890, 909, 1048, 1096; protection of public, II 422, 802. 1009. See also Construction, materials.

Buildings and Grounds Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 257

Buildings and Grounds Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 294

Build-Up Control Organization, European Theater, II 1133

Bulgaria, I 1120, 1795, II 200, 1155

Bulge, Battle of the, II 1132, 1134

Bulldozers, I 660

Bullion, foreign-owned, I 791, 1244. See also Foreign funds.

Bulow, William J., I 30

Bunker, Arthur H., I 669

Bunker Control Committee: Foreign Economic Administration, I 949; War Shipping Administration, I 735

Bunker Fuel Section, War Shipping Administration, I 734; Director, I 735

Bunkers, I 728, 732, 734, 735, 946, 1025

Bunkers and Ships Stores Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1025

Bunks, I 649

Buoy tenders, II 1056

Buoys, ring, I 678

Bureau of the Budget Mission, I 124Burials, military, I 1559, II 402, 422, 425, 440, 889, 956, 1034; overseas, I 57, 1665, II 426, 440, 446, 1166; seized German records on U. S. dead, II 440. See also Cemeteries, national.

Burlap, I 657

Burma, I 917, 1122, 1123, II 1188, 1190, 1193, 1196-1199, 1204, 1206, 1211; 1942 Campaign, II 1188, 1192; Ledo Road to, II 394, 1195

Burma Road, II 1189, 1202, 1208

Burns, James H., I 257, 1782

Burns. I 296, 1669

Bush, Vannevar, I 277, 1533

Business: conditions, I 1433, 1438, 1738; enterprises, I 633, 791, 791b, 799, 801, 804, 807, 1261, 1427, 1434, 1480, 1490, 1578, 1633, 1685, 1785; machines, I 246, 656, II 439; methods, Government, I 119; trends, I 126, 129

Business Advisory Council, Office of the Secretary of Commerce, I 1428; General Chairman, I 1427

Business and Personal Service Section, Service Trades Division, War Production Board, I 536

Business Division, Bureau of the Census, I 1433

Business Economics, Office of, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1436

Business Education Section, Office of Education, I 1679

Business Management, Office of the Assistant Executive Director for, War Manpower Commission, I 831

Business Mortality Trends, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1440

Business Operations and Liquidation, Division of, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 799

Business Operations, Division of, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 799

Busses. See Highway transport and Motor vehicles.

Butadiene, I 517, 943, 1340, 1464, 1641

Butane, I 1054, 1340, 1464

Butter, I 1412, 1635. See also Dairy products.

Butylene glycol, I 1409

Byrd, Harry F., I 5; Committee, I 5, 467, 502

Byrnes, James F., I 143, 920, 1003, 1051, 1103

CA Board. See Coast Artillery Board, Army Ground Forces.

CAD. See Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff.

CAdC. See Combined Administrative Committee.

CADO. See Central Air Documents Office, Army Air Forces.

CAF. See Continental Air Forces, Army Air Forces.

C/AS. See Air Staff, Chief of.

CAS. See Central Administrative Services, Division of, Office for Emergency Management.

CASA. See civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff.

CBI. See China-Burma-India Theater of Operations.

CBO Survey. See combined Bombing Offensive Survey.

CCAC. See combined Civil Affairs Committee.

CCAC/L. See London Subcommittee, Combined Civil Affairs Committee.

CCAC/S. See Supply Subcommittee, Combined Civil Affairs Committee.

CCB. See Combined Communications Board.

CCS. See Combined Chiefs of Staff.

CDC. See Caribbean Defense Command.

CE. See Engineers, Corps of.

CIC. See Combined Intelligence Committee or Counterintelligence Corps, G-2, War Department General Staff.

CinCPac. See Pacific Fleet, Commander in Chief.

CinCPOA. See Pacific Ocean Areas, Commander in Chief.

CinCUS. See United States Fleet, Commander in Chief.

CIO. See Congress of Industrial Organizations.

CIO Liaison Officer, Office of Price Administration, I 369

CIP. See Intelligence Police, Corps of, G-2, War Department General Staff.

CIS. See Combined Intelligence Staff.

CISC. See Combined Intelligence Subcommittee.

CMC. See Combined Meteorological Committee.

CMTC. See Combined Military Transportation Committee.

CNO. See Naval Operations, Chief of.

CODCAVE. See Demobilization of Controls After Victory in Europe, Committee on.

COM Z. See Communications Zone European Theater of Operations U. S. Army.

CominCh. See United States Fleet, Commander in Chief.

CONAS. See Control Airways System, Army Air Forces.

COSSAC. See Supreme Allied Command, Chief of Staff.

CPA. See Civilian Production Administration.

CPD. See Civilian Personnel Division, Office of the Secretary of War.

CPS. See Combined Staff Planners.

CSigO. See Signal Corps, Chief Signal Officer.

CWS. See Chemical Warfare Service. Cable Branch, Information Group, G-2,

War Department General Staff, II 186

Cable communications, I 484, 491, 1147, 1566, 1571, II 849, 1121; lines, II 608, 609, 1121

Cable Division, Office of Censorship, I 491

Cable-Wireless Division, Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 909

Cacao, Special Committee on, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Cadet Nurse Corps, U. S., I 1659, II 649

Cadets: aviation, I 1450, 1451, 1553, II 305, 739, 1005, 1015, 1032; merchant marine, I 781, 783, 1621; Military Academy, II 251, 739

Cadmium, I 680, 1228

Cairo, Egypt, I 1040, 1111, 1243, II 30, 661a; Combined Economic War

Cairo Petroleum Committee, I 1026

Cale, Edward G., I 1787

Calhoun, William L., II 1239

California Branch, Engineering and Transition Office, National Defense Research Committee, I 290

Camouflage, I 265, 274, 289, 1431, 1468, 1703, II 36, 327b, 327c, 378, 493, 513, 543, 915, 1128, 1157

Camp Operations Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789

Camp Operations Division, Selective Service System, I 210

Camp Shows, Inc., II 400, 1028

Campaign Expenditures, House Special Committee to Investigate, I 88

Campaigns, names of: Army, II 1125, 1153, 1188, 1212; Navy, II 1125, 1153, 1212. See also Combat operations.

Campaigns, Bureau of, Office of War Information, I 877

Campbell, Levin H., Jr., II 450

Camps, I 40, 162, 1276, 1491, 1653; alien - enemy, I 1280, 1296, 1330; civilian public service, I 2 1 0, 993, 1330, 1378, 1382; labor, I 989, 990, 994, 1581; prisoner of war, I 1102d, II 783, 789; refugee, I 162, 1796, 1796a. See also Training camps, schools, and centers, Army; and Training centers and schools, naval.

Canada, I 58, 152, 438, 522, 565, 1746, 1748, 1749, II 553, 609, 1119; control of civilian supplies in, I 370, 389, 538, 600, 657, 1763; cooperation with U.S., I 69, 412, 476, 518, 683, 828, 949, 1483, 1749, 1777-1782, II 197, 294, 423, 576a; defense, I 1777, II 197, 294, 337b, 337c, 388, 420, 423, 514, 576d; labor and manpower, I 370, 830, 836, 1774; nationals in U.S. Army, II 384, 740; oil refinery projects in, II 423, 511, 516; Prime Minister, I 1757, 1777, 1778, 1780; priorities for orders from, I 583, 586, 1068; production, I 51, 370, 412, 614, 646, 981, 1757-1767, 1774, 1778, 1779, 1781; raw materials, I 370, 1749, 1778; representation on interallied agencies, I 1757, 1760, 1766, 1770, 1771, II 1, 8, 9, 80-82, 412; requirements, I 586, 646, 838, 949, 1760, 1762, 1763, 1778; research and development, I 1483, 1516; resources, I 1757-1767; shipping, I 787, 1761; taxation, I 4, 52; trade, I 370, 476, 649, 848, 1014; transportation, II 423, 692, 698, 703

Canada, Central, U.S. Army Forces in, II 420, 1098

Canada, U.S. and, Permanent Joint Board on Defense, I 1777, II 197, 294, 423

Canadian-American Military Board, II 740

Canadian Army, II 1131, 1163; First, II 1131

Canadian Department of Munitions and Supply, I 586, 1761, 1770, 1772, 1778

Canadian Department of National Defense (Air), II 80

Canadian Division, War Production Board, 1586

Canadian Economic Committee, I 1779

Canadian Embassy, Washington, I 594, 1136a

Canadian Interdepartmental Committee on Food Requirements, I 1746

Canadian Joint Staff Mission, II 1

Canadian Liaison Branch, Northwest Service Command, II 423

Canadian Liaison Officer, Petroleum Administration for War, I 949

Canadian Military Mission, II 1

Canadian Munitions Assignments Committee, II 412

Canadian National Department of War Services, I 152

Canadian Oil Controller's Office, I 949

Canadian Packaging Committee, I 644

Canadian Relations, Consultant on, Materials Division, Office of Production Management, I 247

Canadian Review Division, War Production Board, I 586

Canadian Section, Joint War Aid Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1782

Canadian Wartime Prices and Trade Board, I 586

Canals, Interoceanic, Senate Committee on, I 34

Cancer, I 1670

Cannon, Clarence, I 63

Cannon Suboffice, Ordnance Department, II 476. See also Artillery.

Canol Project, I 40, II 423, 493, 511, 516, 542

Canton Island, I 1332-1335

Canvas products, I 657

Cape May, N.J., II 1103

Capitol, U.S., I 61

Capt, James C., I 1433

Captured Personnel and Matériel Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Car pools, I 270, 274, 478, 878, 891

Car Service Division, Association of American Railroads, II 700

Caracas, I 338

Carbines, II 478

Carbon black, I 455, 1054

Carbon Black, Interagency Committee on, I 1054

Carbon monoxide, I 1347

Carburetor floats, I 678

Cardon, P. V., I 1407

Cargo, I 765, 1020, 1029, 1189, 1212, 1264, II 673, 691, 692, 927, 950; forwarding, I 465, 729, 787, 1630, II 693, 702; loading and unloading, I 594, 705, 723, 728, 740, 787, 1610, 1630, II 670, 671, 691, 693, 702, 706, 908, 927, 942, 1181; movement, I 440, 462, 505, 596, 709, 722, 729, 787-790, II 690; priorities, I 12, 593, 1582, II 688; rates, I 70, 747, 751, 1029, 1630. See also Insurance, marine.

Cargo Clearance Committee, War Production Board, I 595, 717

Cargo Forwarding Committee, War Production Board, I 595, 717

Cargo Ports, Ports of Embarkation, II 703

Cargo Requirements, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 725

Cargo vessels, I 17, 70, 231, 506, 721, 764, 765, 784, 785, 1102b, 1102d, 1189, 1212, 1426, 1601, 1615, 1616, 1626, 1743, II 126, 683, 693, 1056; agents for, I 739, 747, 748, 751, 1630; allocation of, I 153, 247, 698, 714, 717, 719, 720, 723, 726, 727, 738, 760, 765, 788, 789, 1047, 1596, 1743, 1801; armament for, I 56, 703, 733, 755, II 865, 920; armed guard crews, II 865, 869; charter of, I 70, 97, 698, 715, 731, 737, 738, 747, 749, 751, 763, 1582, 1604, 1615, 1630, II 670; claims concerning, I 701, 1263, 1264; classification of, I 749, 754, 760-762, II 1057; conversion of, I 728, 755, 756, 758, 1596, 1598, 1610, II 86, 346b, 672, 876, 920; disposal of, I 12, 70, 713, 736, 749, 754, 759, 761, 1007, 1062, 1146, 1212, 1582, 1615, 1618, 1619; equipment, I 703, 732, 750, 755, 785; foreign, I 12, 70, 698, 750, 756, 776, 791, 1212, 1264, 1582, 1784, 1786; inspection of, I 12, 1426, II 869, 1056, 1065; loss of, I 721, 733, 752, 765; maintenance and repair of, I 17, 698, 728, 748, 750, 754-759, 1025, 1586, 1598, 1615, 1616, II 702, 1056; operations, I 701, 722, 728-742, 748, 1582, 1628-1630, II 671, 693, 869; procurement of, I 12, 41, 97, 230, 357, 698, 747, 749, 750, 761, 788, 1201, 1263, 1582, II 425, 426, 869; protection and escort, II 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109, 1111, 1119, 1123, 1232, 1246; radio facilities on, I 12, 70, 739, 782, 1571, 1572; registration and licensing of, I 12, 70, 731, 1212, 1426; requirements, I 716, 717, 723, 724, 727, 760, 1610, II 689; space in, I 70, 452, 457, 719, 723, 787, 1102c, 1333, 1582, 1742, 1743; supplies for, I 732, 733, 742, 748, 750; for training, I 784, 1621; transfer to Army and Navy, I 737, 760. See also Convoys; Insurance, marine; Seamen, merchant; Shipbuilding; Shipping; and Tankers.

Cargoes, Incorporated, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1043

Caribbean Affairs: Adviser on, State Department, I 1103; Office of, State Department, I 1109

Caribbean and Central American Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1109, 1126

Caribbean area, I 932, 938, 974, 981, 1483, 1495, II 340, 689, 1084; bases in, I 1455, II 77, 702, 794a; cooperation with countries of, I 337, 1109, 1126, 1127, 1654, 1744; defense, II 608, 1091-1093; fisheries, I 1369, 1785; lend-lease aid to, I 438; shipping in, I 357, 729, II 1107, 1113.

Caribbean Area Petroleum Committee, I 949

Caribbean Command, Army, II 1091

Caribbean Defense Command, II 248, 1091-1093, 1099, 1107, 1109

Caribbean Division, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Caribbean Office, State Department, I 1102, 1109, 1126

Caribbean Patrol, Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107

Caribbean Research Council, I 1744

Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1091, 1093, 1107-1108

Caribbean Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, 1337

Caribbean, U.S. Army, II 1091

Caribbean Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b

Carlisle Barracks, Pa., II 662

Carmody, John M., I 1696

Caroline Islands, II 1226, 1227, 1232, 1233, 1236

Carpender, Arthur S., II 1244

Carrier Air Service Divisions, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Carrier Air Service Units, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Carrier Replacement Squadron, Atlantic Fleet, II 1117

Carriers: Atlantic Fleet, II 1117; Pacific Fleet, II 1212, 1220, 1233

Cartels, I 15, 16, 46, 107, 460, 1014, 1131, 1141, 1252, 1261, 1282, 1532. See also Monopolies.

Cartels, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1252

Carter, Arthur H., II 718

Carter, William J., II 927

Cartographic Division, Soil Conservation Service, I 993

Cartographic Section, Board of Economic Warfare, I 462

Cartography. See Maps.

Cartography, Division of Geography and, State Department, I 1102a, 1155

Cartridge cases, II 922

Cartwright, Wilburn, I 76

Carusi, Ugo, I 1294

Casablanca, II 1161, 1172, 1179, 1180, 1185, 1186; Actions off, II 1153; Conference, I 1111, II 1162

Cascade Alloy Corp., I 45

Case Analysis Branch, National War Labor Board, I 502

Cast iron, I 651, 654

Castings, precision, I 604

Casualties, II 550, 619, 730, 889, 901, 1030, 1046, 1133, 1141 evacuation, II 632, 633, 690, 889, 1166; by air, II 305, 328, 337, 337c, 1145; plans for, II 193, 393, 621, 634; troop units, II 669

information on, I 733, 752, 1377, 1516, 1687, II 237, 265, 305, 342, 648, 734, 737, 738, 743, 748, 800, 849, 889, 898

See also Burials, military; Hospitalization; and Rehabilitation.

Casualty Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 743

Catalog Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 506; Medical Department, II 625

Catholic Military Ordinariate, II 402

Cavalry, II 351, 356, 384

Cavalry Board, Army Ground Forces, II 379

Cavalry, Office of the Chief of, U.S. Army, II 351

Cavalry School, Army Ground Forces, II 365

Celebes, II 1243

Cellophane, I 633

Cellulose, I 641

Cement, I 74, 648, 678, 1470. See also Concrete.

Cemeteries, II 440; national, I 57, 1378, II 421, 422, 440, 441. See also Burials, military.

Censor: Chief Military and Civil, II 390b; Chief Postal, 1490

Censorship

Censorship and Documents Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 58

Censorship Branch, Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Censorship, British Standing Interdepartmental Committee on, I 484

Censorship Detachments, II 189

Censorship Division: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1140; Office of Strategic Services, II 58

Censorship, Office of, I 310, 424, 484-494, 867, 898, 1147, 1162, 1205, 1235, 1246, 1310, 1316, 1511, 1532, 1578, II 58, 179, 390; Chief Postal Censor, I 490; Director of, I 484, 485-487

Censorship Operating Board, Office of Censorship, 1 487, 1530, II 179a

Censorship Policy Board, Office of Censorship, I 486, 1195, 1252, II 179a; Chairman, I 1307

Censorship School, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 245c

Censorship, Subcommittee on, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Censorship Subdivision, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Census, naval, II 1031, 1032; Marine Corps, II 1043

Census, Bureau of the, I 133, 642, 1433, 1441, II 898

Center Task Force, North African Theater, II 1161, 1164, 1167

Central Accounts Branch, Finance Department, II 721

Central Administrative Services, Division of, Office for Emergency Management, I 148, 156, 178, 193, 302, 469, 791, 806, 1205, 1706

Central Africa, U. S. Army Forces in, II 1186

Central Air Documents Office, Army Air Forces, II 321e

Central America, I 62, 63, 337, 455, 456, 1033, 1045, 1296, 1389, 1414, 1495, II 77, 853, 1091, 1109. See also Honduras, Latin America, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Central America and West Indies Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1033

Central American Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337

Central Assembly Centers, Army Air Forces, II 327b

Central Burma Campaign, II 1188

Central Defense Command, II 1089

Central Deferment Board, War Department, II 156

Central Dental Laboratory, Medical Department, II 642

Central Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, 11 845

Central European Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1120

Central European Campaign, II 1125

Central Field Fiscal Office, Finance Department, II 728, 731, 732

Central Flying Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323a, 324

Central Group of Armies, European Theater, II 1132

Central Hospital Fund, U.S. Army, II 615, 722

Central Housing Committee, I 150, 181

Central Information Division, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Central Intelligence Agency, I 1155, 1573, II 540

Central Intelligence Division, Office of War Information, I 906

Central Mediterranean Forces, General Headquarters, II 1154

Central Office Services Division, Office of Education, I 1681

Central Pacific Area, II 1212, 1226, 1227, 1235, 1237; AAF Evaluation Board, II 319; U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1236

Central Pacific Base Command, II 1237, 1241

Central Pacific Campaign, II 1212

Central Pacific, Commander Forward Area, II 1228, 1231, 1232

Central Patent Section, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 775

Central Planning Branch, Ordnance Department, II 475

Central Procuring Agencies, Corps of Engineers, II 507

Central Project Integrating Committee, Ordnance Department, II 450

Central Records Depots. Adjutant General's Department, II 762; subdepots, II 762

Central Retained Accounts Office, Finance Department, II 728

Central Secretariat, State Department, I 1105

Central Sector Operations Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Central Services, Division of, State Department, I 1165, 1171

Central Signal Corps Schools, II 596

Central Statistical Board, I 114

Central Statistical Committee, I 114

Central Technical Training Command, AAF Training Command, II 324

Central Translating Division, State Department, 1 1156

Central War Department Film Library, II 610

Ceramics, I 1466, 1470, 1515, 1734

Cereals, I 383a, 383c, 1414, 1742, 1746

Certificates: of Necessity, I 168, 183, 224, 230, 275, 478, 483, 550, 600, 602, 607, 1337; of Nonreimbursement, I 183; of Protection, I 183

Ceylon, I 1045, 1123, II 1204

Chains, I 664, 750

Chamber of Commerce, U.S., I 510, 564, 818, 921

Chamberlain, Joseph P., I 151

Chambers of commerce, I 537, II 691

Chandler, Henry P., I 111

Chapin, Seldon, I 1788

Chaplain Board, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 402

Chaplain Corps, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1034

Chaplain School, Army Service Forces, II 402

Chaplain Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141

Chaplains, II 262, 321b, 321e, 345, 402, 420, 1034

Chaplains, Corps of, Army Service Forces, II 402

Chaplains Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1034

Chaplains, Office of the Chief of: Army Air Forces, II 262; Army Service Forces, II 402

Chaplains Reserve, Army, II 402

Chaplains School, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1034

Charleston, S. C, II 702, 1103

Chart Construction Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853

Chart Service, Aeronautical, Army Air Forces, I 1374, II 269, 343, 540, 735

Charters and Agreements Section, War Shipping Administration, I 738

Charters and Valuations, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 763

Charts, 1 74. 83, 120, 126, 132, 529, 566, 733, 949, 991, 1044, 1147, 1374, 1454, 1616: aeronautical. I 993, 1452, 1456, II 255, 269, 281, 343, 853; bombing, I 94, 1374, 1456; hydrographic, I 1458, II 853; nautical, I 733, 1456, II 853; transportation, I 467, 468, 478, 479

Charts Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1 1456

Chatham, A. B., II 396

Check Teams, Adjutant General's, II 757

Cheese, I 1412. See also Dairy products.

Chemical Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 555

Chemical Commodity Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 554

Chemical Conversion Factors Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Chemical Statistics Committee, I 642

Chemical Corps, II 544, 546

Chemical Engineering Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 553

Chemical Engineering, Department of, Tennessee Valley Authority, I 1564

Chemical Engineering Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Chemical Industries Branch, War Production Board, I 604

Chemical industry, 1 238, 633, 1282

Chemical Mortar Battalions, II 546, 569

Chemical Research Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 553

Chemical Spray for High Altitudes, Board of Officers to Develop, II 163

Chemical Statistics Committee, Interdepartmental, I 642

Chemical Training Center, AAF, Third Air Force, II 327b

Chemical warfare, I 1431, 1564, 1647, II 76, 226, 327, 327c, 359, 641, 658, 899, 915. 916; in overseas theaters, II 1133, 1134, 1138, 1168, 1204, 1236; incendiaries, I 289; protection against, I 258, 265; research, I 185, 289, 296, 1516, 1647, 1686, 1687. See also Gas warfare.

Chemical Warfare Arsenals, II 545, 554, 563, 658

Chemical Warfare Board, II 558, 565, 569

Chemical Warfare Center, II 561

Chemical Warfare Committee, U.S., II 545, 557

Chemical Warfare Depots, II 545, 556, 564

Chemical Warfare Development Laboratory, II 561

Chemical Warfare Plants, II 562

Chemical Warfare School, II 559, 566; Brisbane. Australia, II 1253

Chemical Warfare Section: General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; U.S. Army Forces Pacific Ocean Areas, II 1236

Chemical Warfare Service, I 1518, 1564, 1647, II 89, 226, 295, 333, 335, 346b, 387, 409, 411b, 517, 544-569, 654, 1083; field agencies, II 561-567; Field Service, II 557, 558; Office of the Chief, II 545-560, 565, 568

Chemical Warfare staff sections, II 568

Chemical Warfare Technical Command, II 561

Chemical Warfare Technical Committee, II 409, 553

Chemical Warfare Training Centers, II 559, 567

Chemical Warfare troop units. See Troop units, Chemical Warfare Service.

Chemicals, I 188, 289, 482, 533, 538, 598, 633, 641, 1261, 1431, 1669; agricultural, I 383a, 383c, 641, 988; export of, I 451, 572; foreign requirements. I 641, 1025; medicinal, II 613, 626; plants and facilities, I 641, 1063, 1096, 1562; prices, I 383a, 394, 641, 642; procurement, I 1635, 1641. II 613; production, I 247, 641, 1093, 1564, 1641, 1780, II 411a, 554, 626, 820; research and development, 1 185, 289, 296, 604, 1466, 1518, 1564, II 1001; statistics, I 642, 1433; testing, I 1466, II 555. See also Research and development, and Strategic and critical materials.

Chemicals Bureau, War Production Board, I 641

Chemicals Division, War Production Board, I 641, 642, 960

Chemicals, Explosives, and Shell Filling Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Chemicals Referee Board, I 604

Chemistry, I 1409, 1460, 1466, 1518, 1670, 1681

Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Division of, National Research Council, I 1518

Chemistry and Engineering, Agricultural, Bureau of, I 173, 1384, 1392, 1409, 1411

Chemistry Division: Committee on Medical Research, I 296; National Bureau of Standards, I 1466; National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Chemists, I 1342, 1638

Chemotherapeutics, I 1516, 1654

Cherbourg, II 1133

Chesapeake Bay Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087

Chiang Kai-shek, II 1193, 1194, 1207

Chicago, II 420; Brass Office, Ordnance Department, II 475; Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Chief Clerk's Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 963

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, I 105

Chief of Counsel for the Prosecution of Axis Criminality, U.S., I 1064, II 779

Chief of Naval Operations. See Naval Operations, Chief of Chief of Staff, 1 153, 1108, II 229, 384, 718, 765

Chief Signal Officer. See Signal Corps, Chief Signal Officer.

Chiefs of Staff, British, II 1178; Committee, II 2, 8

Chiefs of Staff, Combined. See Combined Chiefs of Staff.

Chiefs of Staff, Joint. See Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Children, I 1491-1493; care and protection of, I 28, 159, 190, 258, 263, 421, 563, 1485, 1491; community facilities, I 61, 192, 620, 1700; education, I 804, 807, 812, 815, 1676, 1678; employment, I 67, 819, 1487, 1491, 1493, 1496; health and welfare, I 274, 657, 1491, 1492, 1688, 1796; refugee, I 73, 815, 1491, 1796

Children and Adolescents, Special Committee on the Rehabilitation of, I 1797

Children in Wartime, Commission on, I 1492

Children's Bureau, Labor Department, I 416, 421, 1491-1493, 1694, 1700

Children's Care Division, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 421

Children's Emergency Fund, International, I 1796

Childress, Wade T., I 684

Chile, I 598, 1033, 1042, 1126, 1127, 1389, II 1091; Development Corporation, I 1042

Chilean Nitrates, Subcommittee on, Shipping Priorities Advisory Committee, War Production Board, I 594

China, I 63, 90, 456, 604, 675, 910, 915, 1026, 1042, 1102f, 1122, II 74, 1198, 1207; American Embassy in, II 1207; American War Production Mission in, II 163; broadcasts to, I 913, 917; economic conditions in, I 163, 1242; Joint U.S. Military Advisory Group to the Republic of, II 1198, 1207; lend-lease to, I 163, 444, 524, 1242, II 1189, 1202, 1205, 1207, 1208; natural resources, I 1375, 1749; relief and rehabilitation, I 1037, 1242, 1798; supply by air, II 1188, 1196, 1197, 1202, 1211; transportation to, from India, II 392, 394, 1199, 1201; U.S. Military Mission in, II 412, 1188, 1189, 1207. See also China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, China Theater of Operations, Chinese Army, and Chinese language.

China Air Service Command, II 1210, 1211

China Air Task Force, II 1211

China, Allied Forces in, II 1204

China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, II 200, 207, 254, 258, 319, 715, 779, 792, 1188-1203; Office of Strategic Services activities in, II 54-56, 60, 74. See also China Theater of Operations, India-Burma Theater of Operations, and Theaters of Operations.

China-Burma-India, Services of Supply, II 491, 1189, 1191, 1199-1201, 1205

China-Burma-India, U.S. Army Forces, II 1189, 1193, 1197, 1198-1203, 1207

China Defense Supply Program, II 1199, 1208

China Defensive Campaign, II 1188

China Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438

China Offensive Campaign, II 1188

China Office, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

China Service Command, II 1208

China Theater of Operations, II 74, 1188, 1193, 1202, 1203, 1205, 1207. See also Theaters of Operations.

China Theater, Operations and Planning Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 74

China Theater, U.S. Army Air Forces, II 1197, 1210, 1211

China Theater, U.S. Forces, II 1207-1211

Chinese Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1122

Chinese-American Composite Wing, II 1211

Chinese Army, II 1188, 1194, 1195, 1202. 1203, 1206-1209

Chinese Army in India, II 1192, 1193, 1194, 1207; Chief of Staff of Headquarters, II 1193; General Headquarters, II 1194

Chinese Combat Command (Provisional). II 1209

Chinese exclusion laws, I 32, 73

Chinese Expeditionary Force, II 1202, 1203, 1209

Chinese language, II 245e, 1207, 1237

Chinese Language Training Center, II 1237

Chinese Military Mission. II 1

Chinese Petroleum Committee, I 923, 1026

Chinese Training and Combat Command, II 1202, 1203, 1208, 1209

Chinese Training Command (Provisional), II 1209

Cholera, Asiatic, I 1674

Chrome, I 231, 247, 454, 675, 1034, 1228. 1636, 1669

Chromite, I 1749

Chromium, I 169, 666, 1340, 1532

Church Commission, Chaplains Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1034

Churches, I 535, 633, 654, 885, II 1034

Churchill, Winston, I 1743, 1745, 1749, 1757, 1792, II 2, 800, 1154, 1190

Cigarettes, I 1532

Cinchona, I 455, 1024, 1414

Ciphers. See Codes and ciphers.

Circuit Courts of Appeals of the U.S., I 106, 1270

Circuit Judges, Conference of Senior, I 111

Citations Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Citizens, American, I 81, 1294; abroad, I 338, 1158, 1159, 1176, 1182, 1192; claims, I 11, 50, 1691; repatriation, I 73, 1102, 1102b, 1161, 1294

Citizenship, I 73, 217, 463. See also Aliens.

Citric acids, I 641, 1746

City planning, I 1730

Ciudad Trujillo, I 338

Civic Contacts Section, Consumer Division, Council of National Defense, I 174

Civic Projects, Adviser for, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 316

Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 12, 1062, 1444-1451, 1456, 1513, II 102, 206, 280, 293, 294, 498, 514, 859, 860, 980; Administrator, I 1442, 1445, 1446

Civil Aeronautics Authority, I 331, 334, 466, 546, 1442-1451, 1533

Civil Aeronautics Board, I 1442, 1443, 1445, 1446

Civil affairs: financial services, II 717, 718, 720-722; liberated areas, II 200, 207-211, 300, 1127, 1133, 1137, 1155, 1175; planning, II 1131; occupied areas, II 29, 30, 58, 139, 207-211, 845, 1127, 1133, 1134, 1137, 1155, 1156, 1164, 1165, 1231; training, II 207, 211, 254, 783, 788, 845. See also Military government, Liberated areas, and Occupied areas.

Civil Affairs Branch, Medical Department, II 638

Civil Affairs Committee, Combined, II 11, 29. 207, 411, 412

Civil Affairs Detachment, U.S. Army Forces in the Far East [Australia], II 1251

Civil Affairs Division: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 301; Navy Department, II 56; War Department General Staff, I 1009, 1574, II 29, 56, 195, 197, 200, 207-211, 301, 660, 788; Western Defense Command, II 1095, 1096

Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff, II 254

Civil Affairs Section: Allied Commission, Italy, II 1159; Eastern Defense Command, II 1086; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141

Civil Affairs Staging Areas, II 788

Civil Affairs Training Schools, II 788

Civil Air Attache, U.S. Embassy, London, I 1187

Civil Air Patrol, I 268, 270, 549, 1443; Division of, Office of Civilian Defense, I 268; National Headquarters, II 278

Civil Aircraft Committee, Office of Production Management, I 1443

Civil and Foreign Affairs Section, Policy Branch, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195

Civil Aviation and Technical Training Assistance to Foreign Countries, Interdepartmental Committee on, II 300

Civil Aviation, Military Director of, War Department, I 1443

Civil Censorship Group: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1156; Intelligence Division, Army Service Forces. II 390b

Civil Control Stations, Western Defense Command, II 1096

Civil Coordination Branch, Medical Department, II 657

Civil Defense Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 391

Civil Engineer Corps, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 909, 1011

Civil Engineers, Superintending, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 909

Civil Public Health Division, Medical Department, II 661

Civil Readjustment Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1013 Civil rights, I 270, 1252, 1272

Civil Rights Section, Justice Department, I 1272

Civil Service: House Committee on, I 71; Senate Committee on, I 30

Civil Service Commission, I 1520-1527; Chief Examiner, I 1175; Commissioners, I 1521, 1522; regional offices, I 1526; relations with civilian agencies, I 130, 136, 148, 171, 239, 816, 832, 833, 834, 842, 1058, 1094, 1256, 1497, 1577, 1693; relations with Congress, I 30, 38, 71; relations with military agencies, II 68, 261, 403. 744, 804

Civil Service Laws, Senate Special Committee to Investigate the Administration and Operation of, I 38

Civil Service Liaison, U.S., War Manpower Commission, I 833

Civil suits, I 105-107, 1263, 1264, 1266, 1277, 1280, 1281, 1305. See also Claims.

Civil works: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 908, 911, 914; Corps of Engineers, II 134, 137, 493, 494, 519-522, 528-533, 538. See also Public works.

Civil Works Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911; Corps of Engineers, II 528, 533

Civil Works, Office of the Director of Corps of Engineers, II 528-533

Civilian Activities, Subcommittee on Essential, National Labor Requirements Committee, I 618

Civilian Affairs, Office of, Navy Department, II 932

Civilian Aide to the Secretary of War. II 140

Civilian Allocation Division, Office of Price Administration and Civilian Supply, I 251, 255

Civilian Awards: Ordnance Board on. II 460; War Department Board on, II 157

Civilian Component, General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Civilian Conservation Corps, I 171, 241. 1382, 1386, 1653, 1676, II 134, 420. 426, 439, 632, 721, 723, 734

Civilian defense, I 182, 412, 677, II 1089: Army training in, II 421, 544, 559: equipment for, I 258, 265, 274; in Great Britain, I 264, II 290; in Mediterranean Theater, II 1157; reports and statistics, I 120, 272; War Department Evacuation Board, II 163, 784. See also Civilian Defense, Office of.

Civilian Defense Board, I 260

Civilian Defense Division, Civilian Studies Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Civilian Defense, Office of, I 258-274: Director, I 158, 805; Director's Office, I 259-261; regional offices, I 274: relations with civilian agencies, I 131. 143. 418. 420. 426, 598. 633, 935, 963, 1205. 1323, 1330, 1348, 1378, 1387. 1433, 1460. 1492, 1658, 1665, 1691, 1716; relations with military agencies, II 391, 420, 422, 494, 518, 559, 1086

Civilian Food and Supply Unit, Division of Territories and Island Possessions, Interior Department, I 1333

Civilian Food Requirements Branch, War Food Administration, I 970

Civilian Food Reserve Section, Division of Territories and Island Possessions, Interior Department, I 1333

Civilian Marine School, Transportation Corps. II 703

Civilian Mechanic School District Offices, Army Air Forces, II 324

Civilian Medical Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 143

Civilian Military Training Camp program, II 747

Civilian Nutrition, Committee on, I 977

Civilian personnel. See Personnel, civilian, in military agencies.

Civilian Personnel Affairs Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 432

Civilian Personnel Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 744; Corps of Engineers, II 501; Finance Department. II 719; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398; Office of Strategic Services, II 70; Secretariat, Office of the Chief of Staff, II 166; Signal Corps, II 593

Civilian Personnel Branches, Adjutant General's Office, II 744

Civilian Personnel, Council on, Office of the Secretary of War, II 144

Civilian Personnel. Director of, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 804

Civilian Personnel Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 736. 744; Coast Guard. II 1064; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 259, 261, 266; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398; Medical Department, II 622, 624; Office of the Secretary of War, II 144, 261; Ordnance Department, II 460; Services of Supply, II 398; Transportation Corps, II 679

Civilian Personnel Procedures Committee, War Department, II 144

Civilian Personnel Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 744

Civilian Pilot Training Program, I 1450

Civilian Pre-Induction Training Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398, 406

Civilian Production Administration, I 68, 90, 505, 514, 1057, 1065-1093, 1426, 1778; Administrator, I 1066-1070; General Counsel, I 1071; staff offices, 1 1071-1074

Civilian Programs, War Food Administration: Deputy Director of, I 966; Director of, I 956

Civilian Protection: American Institute of Architects' Committee on, I 264; Board for, Office of Civilian Defense, I 260; Division of, Office of Civilian Defense, I 258, 265

Civilian Protection Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 559

Civilian Protection Schools, War Department, II 421, 559

Civilian public service camps, I 210, 993, 1330, 1378, 1382

Civilian Relations Division, Office of Civilian Requirements. War Production Board, I 534

Civilian Relief Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 209

Civilian Requirements Advisory Council, Office of, War Production Board, I 533

Civilian Requirements. Office of, War Production Board, I 529-538, 567, 571, 599, 642, 652, 829, 857, 1433; staff units, I 534; Vice Chairman, I 529, 530, 532, 1532

Civilian Requirements Policy Committee, War Production Board, I 532

Civilian Retirement Accounts Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 744

Civilian School Areas, Army Air Forces, II 324

Civilian Security Program. War. I 1665, 1691

Civilian Studies Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Civilian Supplies, I 246, 508, 534, 606, 941, 1021, 1629, 1742; allocation and distribution, I 246, 255, 388, 529, 532-534, 537, 538, 659, 1532, 1763, 1768: European and Mediterranean Theaters, II 1126, 1145, 1154. 1156, 1167; export, I 572, 1021, 1055; for lend-lease, I 439, 1013, 1040; for liberated and occupied areas, I 1021, 1047, 1106, 1128, II 195, 412, 438, 505, 508, 627, 689, 692; production, I 251, 506, 509, 521, 527, 529, 531, 534, 538, 542, 613, 857, 1692, 1742, 1778; requirements, I 180, 227, 508, 509, 529-538, 566-569,, 571, 584, 586, 613. 641, 966, 1055, 1338, 1742, 1760, 1796. See also Consumer goods.

Civilian Supplies, Interagency Committee to Coordinate Export of, I 717, 1055

Civilian Supply, Office of, War Production Board, I 529, 576, 960, 1760; Deputy Director, I 531; Director, I 529, 530

Civilian Supply Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 412

Civilian Supply Committee, War Production Board, I 530

Civilian Supply Division: Office of Production Management, I 246, 255, 529; War Production Board, I 529

Civilian Training Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398

Civilian War Services Branch, Office of Civilian Defense, I 263, 269, 272

Civilians in military agencies. See Personnel, civilian, in military agencies.

Claims, I 54, 68, 95, 102, 109, 1186, 1206, 1263-1269

Claims and Litigation Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Claims and Litigation Section, Judge Advocate General's Office. Army, II 776, 777

Claims Commissions, Foreign, I 50, II 776, 1088, 1204

Claims Division: General Accounting Office. I 102; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776; Justice Department, I 1262-1269, 1275, 1281, 1286

Claims. House Committee on, I 50

Claims School, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Claims, Senate Committee on, I 11

Claims Section: Division of Wartime Insurance, War Shipping Administration, I 752; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776; Services of Supply, China Theater, II 1208

Claims Service, Judge Advocate General Section, Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1165

Claims, U.S. Court of, I 50, 109, 111, 1263

Clark, Bennett Champ, I 34, 43

Clark, Mark W., I 1138, 1163, 1164

Classification and Replacement Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 746

Classification and Replacement Division. Headquarters Army Ground Forces. II 359

Classification and Separations Branch. Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Classification and Wage Administration Branch: Civilian Personnel Division. Headquarters Army Air Forces. II 261; Medical Department, II 624

Classification Branch, Medical Department, II 623

Classification Center, Army Air Forces. II 324

Classification Program, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1020

Classified Committee, Signal Corps, II 576f

Clausen, Henry C, I 8

Clay, I 1340; products, I 648, 1470

Clay and Silicate Products, Division of. National Bureau of Standards, I 1470

Clayton, William L., I 595

Clayton Committee, War Production Board, I 595

Cleaning compounds, II 484

Clearance Committee: Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90; Civilian Production Administration, I 1081, 1083; Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 567, 568, 579

Cleary, Daniel F., 1 1100

Clemency, Advisory Board on, Office of the Secretary of War, II 162

Clemency and Parole Board, Office of the Secretary of the Army, II 162

Clemency and Prison Inspection Board. Naval, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 834

Cleveland Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Climatic Research Laboratory, Quartermaster, II 431a

Climatology, I 1483; II 23, 286, 331; Subcommittee, Joint Meteorological Committee, II 23

Clinics, veterans, I 1560

Clinton Engineer Works, Oak Ridge. Tenn., II 539

Closed shop, I 828

Clothing, civilian, I 366, 657, 1433; conservation, I 633, 990, 1411; foreign requirements. I 812, 1791, 1796; price regulation, I 380, 383a, 383c, 394; rationing, I 390, 394; research and development, I 1411, 1669

Clothing, military, I 27, II 393, 428, 439, 444, 657, 887, 941, 945, 1145; procurement and production, I 176, 233, II 411a. 425, 434; research and development, I 1431, 1432, 1673, II 878, 945; storage and distribution, II 438, 441, 945, 1076; testing, I 1432, II 372, 431a, 442, 878. See also Uniforms.

Clothing, protective, I 289, II 393, 658

Clothing and Equipage Branch: Purchases Division, Office of Production Management, I 233; Quartermaster Corps, II 438

Clothing and Small Stores Fund, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 945

Clothing and Subsistence Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 943

Clothing Branch, Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434; Purchases Division, Office of Production Management, I 233

Clothing Division. Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 945

Clothing industry, I 657, 1052

Clothing. Knit Goods, and Equipage Division. War Production Board, I 657

Coal. I 132. 390, 467, 471, 735, 1343, 1351, 1715. 1716; anthracite, I 394, 1343, 1350-1352. 1359, 1363, 1364; bituminous. I 394, 1351, 1352, 1358, 1363, 1365; consumption, I 43, 275, 479, 1542. 1716; mines, I 1324, 1340, 1347, 1351. 1361. 1363. 1368, II 495; mining industry, I 51, 682, 1337, II 435; production, I 43, 163, 613, 1351, 1358. II 393; requirements, I 613, 1047. 1773; research pertaining to, I 65, 1340, 1341, 1343; resources, I 1340, 1341, 1374, II 435; supply, I 43, 45, 175, 1047, 1242, 1363, 1366; transportation, I 479, 481, 722, 751, 762, 1351, 1358, 1363, 1528; use in synthetic fuels, I 20, 65, 1340, 1342. See also Bunkers; Coke; Fuels, solid; Mines and mining.

Coal Committee, Combined, I 593, 723, 1351, 1352, 1773

Coal Mine Inspection Division, Interior Department, I 1347

Coal Mines Administration, I 1351, 1352, 1368: Administrator, I 161, 1325

Coal Mining Machinery Subcommittee, Combined Coal Committee, I 1773

Coal Mission, Combined Coal Committee, I 1773

Coal Operating Committee. U.S., I 1773

Coaling plants, naval, II 908

Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 12, 70, 1452-1459, II 286, 343, 540; Director, I 1453

Coast artillery, II 225, 350, 356, 378, 384, 1065, 1143, 1237; troop units, II 1088, 1093, 1095

Coast Artillery Board, Army Ground Forces, II 378

Coast Artillery Command, Hawaiian, II 1237

Coast Artillery Corps, Army Ground Forces, II 350, 393

Coast Artillery Districts, II 1087

Coast Artillery, Office of the Chief of, II 350

Coast Artillery School, Army Ground Forces, II 361, 364, 378

Coast Artillery Section, Ordnance Department, II 476

Coast defense, II 350, 393, 516, 867

Coast Guard Academy, I 70, II 1071

Coast Guard Auxiliary, II 1064; Women's, 170

Coast Guard Institute, U.S., I 1621

Coast Guard Reserve, I 70; Women's, I 12, II 1064

Coastal pickets, II 1056, 1063, 1101

Coastal Surveys Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 1455

Coastal waters, I 1452, 1455, II 494, 853, 1101. See also Coast defense; and Shipping, civilian.

Coastwise and Intercoastal Transport, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Cobalt, I 614, 675, 1340, 1749

Cochran, John J., I 78

Cochrane, Edward L., II 990

Cocoa, I 1746; Advisory Committee on, I 316, 329, 1131

Code Marking Committee, Joint Army-Navy, II 110

Code Marking Policy Committee, War Department, II 293, 673, 691

Code Markings of Overseas Shipments, Committee on, II 110

Codes and ciphers, I 1167, 1211, 1290, 1291, II 246, 307, 308a, 601, 849, 859; enemy, I 493, II 601. See also Cryptographic equipment.

Coe, Conway P., I 287, 1477

Coe, Frank, I 1235

Coffee, I 329, 390, 1002h, 1131, 1141, 1746, 1783, 1787; Advisory Committee on, I 329, 1131

Coffee Agreement, Inter-American, I 1783, 1787

Coffee Board, Inter-American, I 1783, 1787

Coffee Commission, Inter-American Economic and Social Council, I 1787

Coinage, Weights, and Measures, House Committee on, I 62

Coke, I 163, 613, 1338, 1340, 1343, 1351, 1352, 1355, 1360

Coke Committee, National Advisory, I 1355

Coke Distribution Division, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1360

Colbert, Leo O., I 1453

Cold-storage facilities, I 474, 951, 960a, 973

Cold-weather operations. See Arctic warfare.

Cold Weather Test Detachment, Army Air Forces, II 334, 335

Collection Branch, Medical Department, II 659

Collection Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 271

Collection Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b, 187c

Collection Unit, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Collections, Keeper of the, Library of Congress, I 91

Collective bargaining, I 92, 495, 564, 705. 1487. See also Labor, disputes.

College Procurement Committee, Joint Army - Navy - Marine Corps - Coast Guard, II 100

College Program, Accredited, II 1005

Colleges and universities, I 812, 851, 1175

Colleges. Joint Army-Navy Committee for the Selection of, II 98

Collet, John C, I 920

Colmer, William M., I 85

Colombia, I 332, 335, 338, 341, 1033, 1126, 1127, II 1091, 1109

Colorado, II 373

Colorado River Relocation Center, I 1377

Columbia River, I 1380

Columbium, I 675, 1749

Columbus. Ohio, II 420 Colyer, Douglas, II 2

Consumers' Counsel Division, Interior Department, I 1716

Combat Aircraft Service Units, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Combat Analysis Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 202

Combat Camera Units, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 276

Combat Cargo Task Force, Southeast Asia Command, II 1196

Combat fatigue. See Neuropsychiatry.

Combat Film Service. Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 276, 281

Combat films, II 276, 281, 610

Combat intelligence: air, II 269, 272-274, 346a-346c, 1169, 1211; Army-Navy centers, II 1095, 1100, 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109 1111, 1156, 1158; ground, II 370, 384, 540, 1133, 1137; naval, II 850, 884. See also Photographic intelligence.

Combat Intelligence, Assistant Chief of Staff of, U.S. Fleet, II 850, 884

Combat Intelligence Division: Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 850; U.S. Fleet, II 884

Combat Medical Planning Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 890

Combat operations Army air, II 93, 257b, 281, 283, 296-298, 319, 327 327c, 346a, 346c, 1085; Aleutian Islands, II 1097, 1242; China-Burma-India theaters, II 1196, 1197, 1206, 1210, 1211; European Theater, II 1139, 1146, 1147; Mediterranean Theater, II 1153-1155, 1169, 1170, 1172, 1173; Pacific theaters, II 1243, 1249, 1250
combined, II 882, 1156, 1158, 1161-1163, 1169, 1170; Burma and China, II 1188, 1190, 1193, 1194, 1204; training for, II 109, 1163, 1243
ground, II 197-203, 543, 546, 559, 660, 695, 1097; China-Burma-India theaters, II 1188, 1190, 1193-1195; European Theater, II 1125, 1127, 1131-1139, 1145; Mediterranean Theater, II 1153-1155, 1160-1164; Pacific theaters, II 1213, 1214, 1234, 1236, 1238, 1243, 1247, 1248
naval, II 793, 799, 879, 881, 882, 890, 1056; American Theater, II 1084. 1111, 1113, 1119, 1124; European Theater, II 1125, 1148-1151; Mediterranean Theater, II 1153-1155, 1178-1180; Pacific theaters, II 1212. 1215-1217, 1223-1227, 1232, 1234, 1235, 1239, 1244, 1245
naval air, II 882, 1212, 1220, 1233, 1242
See also Antisubmarine operations and Landing operations.

Combat paintings, I 1500, II 422, 537, 800

Combat Propaganda Teams, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 181

Combat Training Command, Hawaiian, II 1237

Combat Training Wing, Second Air Force, II 327b

Combat vehicles, I 570, II 448, 458; procurement, I 612, II 448; research and development, I 289, II 223, 448; studies of, II 450, 485. See also Armored vehicles; Motor vehicles, military; and specific types of vehicle.

Combined Administrative Committee, II 10, 201, 292

Combined Administrative Liquidating Agency, II 1126, 1131, 1145

Combined Agricultural and Food Machinery Committee, I 1776

Combined Air-Defense Training Center, II 327b

Combined Aluminum and Magnesium Committee, I 1771

Combined and Joint Staffs Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 297

Combined Army and Naval Local Defense Forces, Bermuda. II 1122

Combined Boards, I 509, 1743, 1745; 1746, 1749-1767; Committee of the, I 1749, 1757; Office of the U.S. Member, I 1069

Combined Bomber Offensive, European Theater, II 1146

Combined Bombing Offensive Survey, II 124

Combined Chemical Warfare Committee, II 545

Combined Chiefs of Staff, I 565, 1749, 1757, 1759, 1761, 1792, II 1, 2-11, 1154, 1155, 1159, 1162; committees of, II 4-11, 164, 197, 207, 256b, 287a, 293, 296, 297, 308a, 392, 545, 571, 683; documents in Army files, II 193, 256b, 392; relations with Army and General Staff, II 180, 199, 270, 393, 672; Secretariat, II 3, 166; U.S. members, II 165, 880

Combined Civil Affairs Committee, II 11, 29, 207, 411, 412

Combined Coal Committee, I 593, 723, 1351, 1352, 1773

Combined commands. See Interallied commands.

Combined Committee on Air Training in North America, II 80, 858

Combined Communications Board, II 8, 307, 308, 571, 576-576b, 577, 597, 756, 849, 1158

Combined Conservation Committee, I 1772, II 411

Combined Copper Committee, I 1769 Combined Economic War Agencies in Cairo, I 1040

Combined Export Markets Committee, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1756

Combined Food Board, I 698, 952, 959, 961, 969, 1028, 1384, 1385. 1418, 1672, 1743, 1745, 1746, 1793; committees of, I 1746

Combined Footwear, Leather, and Hides Committee, I 1749, 1760, 1768

Combined Intelligence Committee, II 6, 179a, 180, 269, 390b

Combined Intelligence Objectives Subcommittee, Combined Intelligence Committee, I 1188, 1342, II 390b, 469, 1127

Combined Intelligence Staff, II 6

Combined Intelligence Subcommittee, 116

Combined Internal Combustion Engine Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1762

Combined Liberated Areas Committee, I 1035

Combined Machine Tools Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1765

Combined Meteorological Committee, I 1481, II 9, 338

Combined Methods and Procedures Board, II 307

Combined Military Transportation Committee, I 717, 719, II 7, 688, 689

Combined Naval Local Defense Forces, Commander, Bermuda, II 1122

Combined Non-Military Supplies Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1760

Combined Operations and Intelligence Center, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Combined Petroleum Board, I 1025

Combined Photo Interpretation Center, Southeast Asia Command, II 1190

Combined Production and Resources Board, I 505, 565, 593, 683, 1174, 1351, 1353, 1743, 1745, 1749, 1757-1767, II 388, 408, 411; Combined Planning Staff, I 1757; Committee of the, I 1047; joint committees with Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1768-1776

Combined Public Utilities Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1766

Combined Pulp and Paper Committee, I 1774

Combined Pulp and Paper Working Group. Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1751

Combined Raw Materials Board, I 145, 453, 506, 596, 683, 1045, 1174, 1351, 1637, 1743, 1745, 1749-1756, 1757, 1778, II 408, 411; Central Section, I 1749; joint committees with Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1768-1776

Combined Resources and Allocations Board, II 411

Combined Rubber Committee, I 1075, 1749, 1750

Combined Security Control, II 307

Combined Services Detailed Interrogation Center, Mediterranean Theater, II 1157

Combined Shipbuilding Committee (Standardization of Design), I 565, 1761, II 683

Combined Shipping Adjustment Board, I 440, 717, 1047, 1146, 1743, 1745, 1800, II 688

Combined Signal Board, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1158

Combined Staff Planners, II 4, 199, 292, 881

Combined Steel Committee, I 1770

Combined Textile Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1764

Combined Tin Committee, I 1749

Combined Tires and Tubes Committee, I 1775

Combined Transportation Equipment Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1767

Combined Truck Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1759

Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1035, 1799

Command and General Staff School, U.S. Army, II 192, 252, 404, 407

Command Construction Division, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Command Group, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1155

Command Installation Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 394

Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet. See United States Fleet, Commander in Chief.

Commando operations, II 30, 384

Commerce, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic. See Foreign and Domestic Commerce, Bureau of.

Commerce Department, I 91, 126, 855, 1010, 1042, 1050, 1062, 1063, 1076, 1079, 1099, 1172, 1229, 1264, 1418, 1426-1484, 1632, 1765, 1768, 1775, II 1056; relations with Congress, I 12, 51, 87; representation on civilian agencies, I 195, 318, 449, 487, 594, 1057, 1131, 1175, 1417, 1497; Secretary, I 167, 314, 412, 921, 1050, 1065, 1136, 1136a, 1244, 1427-1432, 1481, 1632, 1677; Solicitor, I 1427; Undersecretary, I 1789

Commerce, House Committee on Interstate and Foreign, I 51

Commerce, Senate Committee on, I 12, 46

Commercial and Business Personnel, Bureau of, Army Specialist Corps, II 136

Commercial and Financial Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 327

Commercial Attache, U.S. London Embassy, I 1187

Commercial Committee, II 775

Commercial Company, U.S., I 453, 456, 465, 1008, 1010a, 1014, 1020, 1022, 1023, 1039, 1040, 1044, 1634, 1636, 1742

Commercial Corporation, United Kingdom, I 1742, II 1187

Commercial Development Division, Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between American Republics, I 186

Commercial Planning Division, Government Printing Office, I 93

Commercial Policy and Agreements, Division of, State Department, I 1129, 1139

Commercial Policy, Division of, State Department, I 1139

Commercial Policy, Office of, State Department, I 1128

Commercial Traffic Branch, Transportation Corps, II 697

Commercial Transaction Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1023

Commercial Travelers and Commercial Samples, Convention on Facilities for, I 1783

Commercial Treaties and Agreements, Division of, State Department, I 1129, 1139

Commissioned Officers Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1656

Commitments Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 282, 285, 288

Committees, military. See Boards and committees.

Commodities. See Materials and Strategic and critical materials.

Commodities Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411a

Commodities Bureau, War Production Board, I 640-646

Commodities Division: Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90; State Department, I 1135, 1141, 1146

Commodities Division, General: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1024; War Production Board, I 538, 960

Commodity Arrangement Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014

Commodity branches, War Food Administration, I 966

Commodity committees, Combined Food Board, I 1746

Commodity Credit Corporation, I 981-983, 1391, 1531; relations with Congress, I 35, 37, 64; relations with emergency agencies, I 453, 455, 480, 592, 595, 789, 951, 953, 959-961, 963, 964, 976, 988, 991, 992, 1010, 1024

Commodity divisions: Enforcement Department, Office of Price Administration, I 399; Rationing Department, Office of Price Administration, I 390; War Production Board, I 538

Commodity Exchange Administration, I 960, 978

Commodity Problems Committee, I 1139

Commodity Purchase Advisers, War Production Board, I 606

Common Carrier Division, Federal Communications Commission, I 1570

Common carriers. See Highway transport and Railroads.

Communicable Disease and Laboratories Branch, Medical Department, II 661

Communicable Disease Center, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1667

Communication and Navigation Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Communication Coordination Branch, Signal Corps, II 576

Communication Coordination Division, Signal Corps, II 576-576c

Communication Equipment Development Division, Signal Corps, II 584

Communication Liaison Branch, Signal Corps, II 576a, 577

Communications

Communications and Electronics, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Communications and Records Division: Selective Service System, I 207; State Department, I 1102a, 1165, 1167

Communications and Weather Section, Air Corps, II 286

Communications Board, Army, II 238, 239, 574

Communications Board, Combined, II 8, 307, 308, 571, 576-576b, 577, 597, 756, 849, 1158

Communications Board, Joint, I 666, 1167, II 8, 19, 239, 307, 571. 576b, 577; agencies represented on, II 220, 308, 849

Communications, Board to Investigate, War Department, II 238

Communications Branch: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189; Office of Strategic Services, II 49, 58

Communications Branch, War Department, Army Postal Service, II 749

Communications Committee, Army, II 239

Communications, Committee on, I 1131

Communications Control, Office of, Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 904, 914

Communications Coordination Committee, Signal Corps, II 192, 197, 574, 576, 576b

Communications Coordinator, Office of, Navy Department, II 802

Communications, Directorate of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 307, 339

Communications Division: AAF Board, II 333; Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the American Republics, I 186; Office of Plant and Operations, Agriculture Department, I 1425; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 849; Office of War Information in London, I 919; Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 526

Communications Engineering Branch, Signal Corps, II 599

Communications Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 524

Communications Facilities Bureau, Office of War Information, I 905, 914

Communications Office, Navy Department, II 849

Communications Officer, U.S. Fleet, II 882

Communications Production Advisory Board, II 575

Communications Section: Army Air Forces Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1175; Training and Operations Division, Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 307

Communications System, Army Airways, II 308a, 339, 600, 1206

Communications Training Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 278

Communications Wing, Flight Control Command, Army Air Forces, II 339

Communications Zone: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 491, 714, 1139, 1141, 1142, 1144; Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1166, 1176

Communications Zone Depots, Quartermaster, II 446

Communist International, I 1120

Communist Party, U.S., I 79

Communist Political Association, I 88

Communists, I 1102c, 1279, 1617

Community Activities Branch, War Department, II 143

Community Activities Council, War Department, II 143, 163

Community Analysts Section, War Relocation Authority, I 807

Community facilities, I 23, 28, 61. 81. 159, 182, 249, 535, 619, 620, 624, 994. 999, 1007, 1648, 1667, 1700, 1707, 1713, II 206

Community Facilities, Bureau of, Federal Works Agency, I 1713

Community Management Division, War Relocation Authority, I 807

Community Organization, Committee on, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 416, 417, 418

Community Pricing Orders, Office of Price Administration, I 383c

Community Service Division, Office of Price Administration, I 405

Community Services Section, War Production Board, I 620

Community War Services, Counseling Committee on, I 1648

Community War Services, Office of. Federal Security Agency, I 188, 191, 192, 413, 417, 1491, 1646, 1648, 1694, 1695, 1700, II 206; Director, I 1648

Companies. See Troop units.

Compensation Commission, U.S. Employees', 1752, 1538

Compensation Board: Board of Economic Warfare, I 450; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 200; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 826

Compensation, Pension, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Education, Office of Assistant Administrator for, Veterans' Administration, I 1554

Compliance and Inventory Branch, Office of Production Management, I 231

Compliance and Investigation Branch, Production and Marketing Administration, I 978

Compliance Branch: War Food Administration, I 978; War Production Board, I 585

Compliance Commissioners, Office of: Civilian Production Administration. I 1070; War Production Board, I 515

Compliance Division: Civilian Production Administration, I 1087; Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1362; War Production Board, I 580, 585

Components: critical, I 577; of ground matériel, II 105, 411-411b, 434; of ordnance, II 449, 476, 477, 485, 490. See also Airplane components.

Composite Group, 23rd, Army Air Forces, II 330, 335

Composite Wing, 13th. See Antilles Air Command.

Composition Section, Overseas Publications Bureau, Office of War Information, I 911

Compton, Karl T., I 156, 287

Compton, Lewis, II 795

Comptroller General of the U.S., I 95, 96, 100. 103, 708, 828. II 697, 1033; Office of the, I 96

Comptroller's Division: Federal Housing Administration, I 1727; Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 798, 802

Computers, naval ordnance, II 923

Conant, James B., I 156. 185, 287

Concentration camps, I 7, 162, II 779

Concentration Camps in Germany. Joint Committee on Conditions in, I 7

Concentration Command, I, Army Air Forces, II 341

Conciliation Service, U.S., Labor Department, I 171, 238, 250, 495, 496, 621, 772. 1494, 1496; Director, I 768

Concrete. I 648, 1470, 1515, 1611; mixers, 1660

Concrete Construction Section, Maritime Commission, I 1611

Concrete Research, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1515

Conference of Senior Circuit Judges, I 111

Conference on the Rehabilitation of Military Prisoners, II 162

Conferences, military: interallied, II 2, 12. 166. 387, 1162, 1168; inter-American. II 77, 80; Signal Corps communications services at, II 600; security measures for, I 1211

Congested production areas, I 58, 159, 190-192, 263, 416, 478, 952, 999, 1491

Congested Production Areas, Committee for, I 159, 416, 467, 817, 1433, 1697, 1717. II 1

Congress. I 1-90, 91. 92, 95, 113, 940, 1072, 1111; investigation of armed services. I 8, 40, 57, 58, II 434, 514, 807, 849; investigation of emergency war agencies, I 46, 51, 70, 84; joint committees, I 1, 2-8; relations with civilian agencies, I 365, 433, 903, 952, 1011. 1020, 1051. 1117, 1232, 1233, 1715; relations with military agencies, II 205. 389, 429, 500, 743, 744, 776, 890. 894, 964; reports by agencies to, I 103. 1096, 1136, 1202, II 408, 410, 776

Congress, Library of. See Library of Congress.

Congress of Industrial Organizations, I 87, 160, 171, 250, 369, 496, 510, 616. 617, 628, 818, 921; Political Action Committee, II 79, 88

Congressional Information. Office of. Office of Price Administration, I 365

Congressional Information Unit, Office of Price Administration. I 365

Congressional Investigations Branch, War Department General Staff. II 205

Congressional Liaison Office, War Production Board, I 508

Congressional Relations and International Conferences, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for. I 1117. 1118, 1171

Connally, Donald H., I 1445

Connally, Tom, I 14, 23

Connor, R. D. W., I 1574

Conscientious objectors, I 16, 210. 215, 216, 270, 989, 993, 1254, 1305, 1330, 1378, 1382, 1387, II 170

Conservation, 1 174, 229, 274, 524, 525, 538, 569, 606, 632, 633, 650, 878, 1047, 1088, 1102, 1213, 1218, 1566, 1594. 1772, 1780, II 417, 438; clothing and textiles, I 633, 990, 1411; copper and copper products, I 569, 614, 633, 661, 676, 1594; critical and strategic materials and products, I 229, 232, 275. 601, 614, 632, 633, 651, 671, 1594, 1613, 1772, II 90, 411, 411b, 431, 475. 485, 626, 683, 820, 911; equipment, I 478, 539, 591, 629, 1311, 1676, 1678; food and agricultural products, I 655, 742, 951, 977, 1370, 1409. 1411, 1417, 1679; in foreign countries, 1 330, 332, 1045, 1047, 1772; fuels, I 26, 524. 883, 1343, 1351, 1356. 1716, 1724, II 435; iron and steel, I 569, 614, 632, 675; manpower, I 525, 706, 1485, 1489; metals and minerals, I 20, 62, 614, 615, 633, 653, 679, 680, 988, 1340, 1346, 1349, 1594, 1640: natural resources, I 983, 986, 991, 993, 1330, 1344, 1376. 1378, 1382, 1386, 1417; paper and pulp, I 614, 632, 633, 646, 1774; petroleum and petroleum products, I 26, 51, 478, 517, 923, 931, 942, 1142, 1703: power, I 51, 524, 641; rubber and rubber products, I 51, 156, 517, 521, 522, 614, 633. 1045, 1703; in transportation, I 475, 589, 659, 973, 1703. See also Conservation orders, Rationing, and Salvage.

Conservation and Salvage Division. War Production Board, I 632

Conservation and Substitution Section, Office of Production Management, I 230

Conservation Branch: Army Service Forces, II 390b; Geological Survey, I 1374

Conservation Committee: Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90; Maritime Commission, I 1594; War Production Board, I 556

Conservation Committee, Combined, I 1772, II 411

Conservation Coordinating Committee, I 632

Conservation Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911; Petroleum Administration for War, I 944; War Production Board, I 632, 1772

Conservation in Construction. Committee on, War Production Board, I 632

Conservation of Cultural Resources, Committee on the, I 131, 1574, 1702

Conservation Officer, Office of, War Production Board, I 632, 633

Conservation orders, I 535, 555, 560, 566, 587, 601, 606, 636, 666, 676, 685, 857, 1083, 1090, 1532

Conservation Program, Army, II 417

Conservation Program, Interagency Steering Committee for Developing, I 525

Conservation Programs Branch, War Food Administration, I 986

Conservation Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Consolidating and Distributing Agencies Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

Constitutional Educational League, Inc., 188

Constitutional Government, Committee for, I 88

Construction

Construction and Facilities Branch, War Production Board, I 685

Construction and Field Operations, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1088

Construction and Real Estate Branch, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 193

Construction and Repair, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 990, 1004

Construction and Utilities Bureau, War Production Board, I 647-651, 665

Construction, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494

Construction Battalions, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 867, 908, 914, 915, 1011, 1082; administration of, II 910; recruiting, II 908, 910, 1005, 1019

Construction Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Construction Bureau: Civilian Production Administration, I 1088; War Production Board, I 551, 599, 600, 602, 607, 647, 658

Construction Command, U.S. Army Forces in the Western Pacific, II 1253

Construction Committee, Aluminum and Magnesium Division, War Production Board, I 677

Construction Coordinator, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1050

Construction Corps of the Philippines, II 542

Construction Cost Committees, Maritime Commission, I 1584, 1585

Construction Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Construction, Director of, Maritime Commission, I 1613

Construction Division: Corps of Engineers, II 502, 5 14, 518, 524; Maritime Commission, I 1592, 1612; National Guard Bureau, II 231; Petroleum Administration for War, I 934; Quartermaster Corps, II 426, 435, 514, 515; War Production Board, I 550

Construction, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1697

Construction Machinery Division, War Production Board, I 647, 658, 660

Construction, Office of the Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 716

Construction Program Adviser, War Production Board, I 619

Construction Section: Corps of Engineers, II 494b, 5 14, 533; Petroleum Administration for War, I 934, 945; War Shipping Administration, I 784

Construction Service: 1st, Corps of Engineers, Saipan Island, II 542; Persian Gulf Command, II 1187; Veterans" Administration, I 1556

Consular Division, London Embassy, I 1192

Consulate General, U.S., London, I 1183-1193

Consultant Service, Library of Congress, 191

Consultants, Board of, Office of the Secretary of War, II 162

Consultants Divisions, Medical Department, II 639, 640, 641, 644, 645

Consulting Committee International Radio, II 576a

Consumer Advisory Committee, National, I 361, 366

Consumer Division: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 174, 405, 529; Office of Price

Administration, I 380; Office of Price Administration and Civilian Supply, 1 254, 405

Consumer goods, I 529, 532, 534, 537, 538, 604, 613. 629, 643, 1093; durable, I 246, 390, 394, 529, 651, 654, 1433; surplus disposal. I 1007, 1030, 1062, 1095, 1096, 1217, 1229. See also Civilian supplies.

Consumer Goods Division, War Production Board, I 960

Consumer Goods Price Division, Office of Price Administration, I 383a

Consumer Products Accounting Division, Office of Price Administration, I 394

Consumer Products Branch, War Production Board, I 604

Consumer Protection: Adviser on, I 168, 174: Commissioner on, I 174, 190

Consumer Protection Division, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 174, 366

Consumer Relations Adviser, Office of Price Administration, I 366

Consumers Durable Goods Division, War Production Board, I 654

Consumers Goods Bureau, War Production Board, I 652-657

Consumers Goods Distribution Committee, 1654

Consumers Hard Goods Bureau, War Production Board, I 652, 658

Contact and Dissemination Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Contact and Liaison Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910

Containers. I 70. 233, 538, 632, 641, 643. 644, 646. 968, 973, 988, 1393, 1412, 1759. See also Packaging and marking.

Containers Branch, Office of Production Management, I 233

Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Containers Division, War Production Board, I 643-644

Containers Section, General Commodities Division, War Production Board, I 960

Content Planning Division, Department of Information, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 342

Continental Air Forces, Army Air Forces, II 325-328, 342

Continental Strategic Reserve, Army Air Forces, II 325

Continuing Board for Development of Landing Vehicles Tracked, Navy Department, II 223, 409

Contract Accounting and Audit Branch, Finance Department, II 722

Contract Adjustment Division, Signal Corps, II 589, 591

Contract administration, civilian agencies, I 40, 176, 233, 465, 1584, 1611, 1630, 1708

Contract administration, military, I 40, 170, 224, 233, II 137-137b, 163, 291, 408, 410, 454, 499, 580, 684, 817

Contract Administration Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911

Contract and Purchase Branch, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1222

Contract Appeals, Board of: Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 826; War Department, II 155, 677, 773

Contract Appeals Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 773

Contract Audit Branch, Army Air Forces, II 321C, 321e

Contract Audit Division, Budget and Fiscal Office, Army Air Forces, II 303

Contract Board, War Department, II 163

Contract Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Contract Distribution Branch, War Production Board, I 82, 527

Contract Distribution, Division of, Office of Production Management, I 230, 238, 248, 528

Contract Distribution Section, Office of Production Management, I 238

Contract Division: Bureau of Ships, II 997; Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911; Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 864; Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Contract File and Auditing Group, Transportation Corps, II 684

Contract Financing Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 982

Contract Inspection Division, Office of the Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

Contract Officer, War Production Board, I 556

Contract Section: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 977; Bureau of Ships, II 997; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299

Contract Settlement and Surplus Materials Division, Maritime Commission, I 1619

Contract Settlement, Office of, I 85, 856, 1007, 1059-1061, 1220, II 414, 982; Advisory Board, I 1060, 1220, 1252, II 134, 137; Appeal Board, 1 1061; Director, I 1059, 1060; General Counsel, I 1059

Contract Settlement Review Board: Bureau of Ships, II 991; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 281, 298

Contract Termination and Settlement Officer, War Production Board, I 556

Contract Termination Board, Joint, I 856, 1006, 1014, 1059, II 137, 414

Contract Termination Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 982; Corps of Engineers, II 525; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 414; Quartermaster Corps, II 434; Signal Corps, II 591

Contract termination committees, War Production Board, I 697

Contract Termination Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 982; Corps of Engineers, II 525

Contract Termination Settlement Review Board, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1220

Contract Termination Specialist, Procurement Policy Division, War Production Board, I 609

Contracts

Contracts and Claims Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 499; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Contracts and Facilities Division, Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137b

Contracts Coordinator, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 773-775 Contracts, Director of, Bureau of Ships, II 997

Contracts Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 982; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 773, 774; Matériel Center, Army Air Forces, II 321c

Contracts Law Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 773

Contracts Section, Matériel Division, Army Air Forces, II 321c

Control Airways System, Army Air Forces, II 339

Control and International Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

Control and Statistical Branch, International Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 412

Control Branch: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 415; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765

Control Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 736, 737; Chemical Warfare Service, II 547, 558; Corps of Engineers, II 496; G-4 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 357; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 388, 389, 411, 621; Medical Department, II 619, 620; Ordnance Department, II 452, 479; Signal Corps, II 575; Transportation Corps, II 673

Control Divisions, Service Commands, II 420

Control Office: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288; San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 914; War Shipping Administration, I 778

Control Policies Branch, Medical Department, II 656

Control Section, Procurement Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Controlled materials, I 524-526, 547, 555, 571, 952, 1018; distribution and allocation, I 479, 481, 482, 526, 535, 547, 567, 572, 584, 656, 660, 1018; procurement, I 519, 922, 948; requirements for, I 529, 549, 572, 586, 610, 615, 658. See also Strategic and critical materials.

Controlled Materials Board, War Production Board, I 576, 631, 938

Controlled Materials Branch, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942

Controlled Materials Plan

Controlled Materials Plan Committee: Steel Division, War Production Board, I 675; Textile, Clothing and Leather Division, War Production Board, I 657

Controlled Materials Plan Committee, Joint, I 675

Controlled Materials Plan Coordinating Committee, Copper Division, War Production Board, I 676

Controlled Materials Plan Division, War Production Board, I 575, 576

Controlled Materials Section, Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Controller Division: Distribution Bureau, War Production Board, I 584; Program Bureau, War Production Board, I 569

Controls, Division of, State Department, I 193, 198, 199, 202, 314, 1102, 1129, 1136

Controls, Office of, State Department, I 1158-1162

Controls Readjustment Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1080, 1083

Convalescent camps and centers, II 305, 342, 406, 634, 1024, 1078

Convalescent Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305

Conventions, War Committee on, I 470

Conveyors, I 662

Convicts, I 67, 535, 1304, 1496. See also Prisoners.

Convoy and Routing Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 882

Convoy and Routing Section, Headquarters of Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet, II 869, 882

Convoy Group Commander, Atlantic Fleet, II 1122

Convoys, I 17, 721, 765, II 882, 1056, 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109-1113, 1120, 1123, 1178, 1246. See also Escort vessels.

Cooke, Morris L., I 161

Cooks and bakers, I 782, 1653, II 441, 1168

Cooperative Bank Commissioner, Farm Credit Administration, I 1400

Cooperative Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1400

Cooperative Research and Service Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1405

Cooperatives, I 82, 349, 356, 804, 1394, 1395, 1400, 1419, 1495, 1541

Cooperatives, Central Bank for, Farm Credit Administration, I 1400

Coordinating Area Production Urgency Committee, War Production Board, I 687

Coordinating Committee: communications, I 217; Office of Defense Transportation, I 471, 480; State Department, I 1104, 1105, 1163

Coordination and Equipment Division, Signal Corps, II 576

Coordination and Records Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 143

Coordination and Reports Branch, Finance Department, II 718

Coordination and Reports Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 202

Coordination and Review, Division of, State Department, I 1166

Coordination and Test Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 553

Coordination Board, Signal Corps, II 574

Coordination Branch, Signal Corps, II 576b

Coordination, Commission on, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Coordinator for Soldier Voting, Secretary of War's, II 163, 745

Coordinator of Information, Office of the. See Information, Office of the Coordinator of.

Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Office of the. See Inter-American Affairs, Office of the Coordinator of.

Copolymer Process Development Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

Copolymerization Plant Equipment Engineering Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

Copper, I 57, 63, 247, 526, 598, 614, 631, 657, 670, 682, 991, 1261, 1490, 1532, 1749, 1778, II 556; allocation, I 231, 548, 567, 614, 1018, II 411a; conservation, I 569, 614, 633, 661, 676, 1594; premium prices, I 39, 670, 1636; procurement, I 454, 676, 1636, II 411a, 587; production, I 614, 669, 676, 682, 1749, 1778; regulation, I 539, 569, 676; requirements, I 74, 614, 676, 1769, II 995; salvage, I 614, 633; stockpiling, I 1429, 1778. See also Controlled materials, Metals and minerals, Mines and mining, and Strategic and critical materials.

Copper Committee, Combined, I 1769

Copper Division, War Production Board, 1669, 676, 1769

Copper Recovery Corporation, I 631, 676, 1640

Copper Recovery Program Coordinating Committee, Copper Division, War Production Board, I 676

Copper Subcommittee: Material Coordinating Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1778; Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 676

Copyrights, I 22, 60, 270, 791, 801, 1281, II 775, 801, 807

Cordage, I 657, 1369

Cordage and Twine Fibers Committee, Interdepartmental, I 657

Cordiner, Ralph J., I 597

Cork, I 247, 640, 669, 678, 1409

Cork, Asbestos, and Fibrous Glass Division, War Production Board, I 640, 669, 678

Corn, I 991, 992; syrup, I 383c. See also Grain.

Corn Allocation Committee, Interagency, I 992

Corporation Accounts Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018

Corporation Audit Division, General Accounting Office, I 103

Corporations, Government, I 463, 606, 790, 791, 855-866, 945, 981-983, 987, 1039, 1040-1046, 1430, 1434, 1562-1565, 1632; congressional investigations, I 5, 46, 84; established by the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 315, 329, 331, 355-360; General Accounting Office relations with, I 95, 97, 103; for purchase of strategic and critical materials abroad, I 453-456, 465

Corps Areas, Army Service Forces, I 274, II 385, 388, 4 19, 426, 494, 542, 733, 762, 782; Third, II 422; Fourth, II 420; Sixth, II 420; Seventh, II 420

Correction Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 162, 758

Correction Officers, Service Command, II 758

Corrective Services Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1029

Correspondence Branch, Office of Production Management, I 225

Correspondence Panels Section, Office of War Information, I 896

Corrosion Prevention Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Corsica, II 1177

Corundum, I 681

Cosmetics, I 641, 646

Cost Accounting Division, U.S. Tariff Commission, I 1539

Cost Analysis Branch, Medical Department, II 629

Cost-Analysis Division, War Food Administration, I 978

Cost and Price Analysis Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Cost Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 965, 966

Cost Inspection Service, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 928, 951, 953

Cost of living, I 174, 251-256, 1102c, 1495, 1176; President's Committee on, I 160; stabilization of, I 35, 920, 921

Costa Rica, I 338, 1126-1129

Costs Section, Maritime Commission, I 1611

Cots, 1649; Army, I 1393

Cotton, I 55, 966, 987, 991, 1141, 1143; cottonseed, I 1098; linters, II 477; textiles, I 567, 657, 1304, 1409, 1433, 1539, 1635, II 411a, 431a

Cotton and Synthetic Textiles Division, War Production Board, I 657

Cotton Textile Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 657

Counterfeiting, I 54, 1211

Counterintelligence, 1 1287, 1290

Counterintelligence Branch: Army Air Forces Center, II 331; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Counterintelligence Center, Army Service Forces, II 245b

Counterintelligence Corps, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189, 245b, 457, 783, 785, 787; Advanced Training School, II 245a; Casual Detachment, II 245b; Overseas Pool, II 245b; schools, II 245a, 245b; Staging Area, II 245b

Counterintelligence Corps Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390a

Counterintelligence Corps Center, Army Service Forces, II 390

Counterintelligence Division: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 275; Office of Strategic Services, II 55

Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189, 245

Counterintelligence Situation and Evaluation Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Country Programs Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, I 448, 449; Office of Economic Warfare, I 1031

Courier service, I 268; Army, II 749, 755

Court-Martial Records Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765

Court of Appeals, District of Columbia, I 106

Court of Claims, U.S., I 109, 111, II 775, 777

Court of Claims Section, Justice Department, I 1265

Courts: Allied military, II 1164; foreign, I 1273, II 1159; U.S., I 50, 104-111.
See also Civil suits, Claims, Crime, and War crimes.

Courts martial, I 15, 91, 1252, 1302, 1313; Army, II 205, 304, 309, 323d, 337c, 354, 764, 765, 770, 771, 789, 1141; Navy, II 807, 808, 933, 1062. See also Prisoners, military.

Courts of inquiry, I 15, II 807, 808, 845, 933

Cowles, Gardner, Jr., I 876

Cox, Eugene, I 83

Coy, Wayne, I 113, 143, 168, 178

Craig, Malin, II 165

Craig Board, II 161

Cramer, Myron C, II 765

Cranes, I 660, 664, II 507, 508, 670, 684, 911, 913

Cranes and Other Port Equipment, Committee to Coordinate Production and Requirements of, War Shipping Administration, II 684

Credit, I 35, 367, 1042, 1439; agricultural, I 55, 367, 954, 984, 991, 994, 1383, 1395-1404, 1416, 1421; consumer, I 1529-1531; credit unions and institutions, I 367, 1633, 1739; in foreign countries, I 1244, 1783; regulations, I 1530, 1531. See also Banks and banking.

Credit Policy Adviser, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 367

Crete, II 1177

Crew Disciplinary Matters, Committee on, War Shipping Administration, I 712, 733, 772

Crews Quarters Committee, Maritime Commission, I 733, 772, 1596, 1608

Crime, I 106, 107, 1207, 1270-1275, 1305; detection, I 1211, 1287-1293, II 787; in military establishments, I 15, II 786, 787

Crimes, war. See War crimes.

Criminal Division, Justice Department, I 1270-1275, 1279, 1299

Crimson Project, II 1098

Cristobal, C.Z., II 1109

Critical items, military, I 577, II 417, 625

Critical materials. See Strategic and critical materials.

Critical occupations list, I 628, 827

Critical Production Division, War Production Board, I 624

Critical Products Committee, Civilian Production Administration, I 1067

Crop and Feed Loan Division, Emergency, Farm Credit Administration, I 1402

Crop Corps, U.S., I 990

Crop Production Branch, War Food Administration, I 984

Crops, I 316, 968, 984, 991-993, 1383, 1414, 1416; foreign, I 1418, 1742; insurance program, I 983, 987

Crowley, Leo T., I 792, 1008, 1011

Crowley Committee on Exports, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1021

Crucibles, graphite, I 679

Crude oil, I 43, 82, 945-947, 949, 1340; prices, I 923, 944; production, I 394, 923, 947, 1635. See also Fuel oil and Petroleum.

Cruisers, Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218

Cruisers, Pacific Fleet, II 1218

Cruisers, Scouting Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218

Cryolite, I 677, II 1120

Cryptographic equipment, I 1167, II 570, 601, 849; materials, II 755. See also Codes and ciphers.

Cryptography, Division of, State Department, I 1167

Cryptostegia, I 1045, 1409, 1414

Crystal Banks, AAF Regional, II 322c

Cuba, I 836, 1126, 1127, II 985, 1107

Cultural and Scientific Cooperation, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 91, 1148, 1149, 1150

Cultural Cooperation, Division of, State Department, I 1149, 1151, 1152

Cultural Material, Inter-Allied Commission for the Protection and Restitution of, I 1009

Cultural relations, I 186, 347, 1102g, 1126, 1148-1156, 1182

Cultural Relations Division: Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the American Republics, I 186, 347; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 347; State Department, I 1126, 1150

Cultural Resources, Committee on the Conservation of, I 131, 1574, 1702

Cultural Treasures in War Areas, Committee on the Protection of, I 1009, 1574

Culverts, I 649

Cunningham, Sir Andrew Brown, II 2, 1178

Cunningham, Sir John H. D., II 1178

Curaçao-Aruba Sector, Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107

Curaçao Defense Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

Currency, I 35, 62, 64, 791, 1192, 1194, 1198, 1208, 1209, 1211, 1231, 1529, 1642

Currency, Bureau of the Comptroller of the, I 1197

Current Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 202

Current Intelligence Staff, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Current Operations (Fleets) Section, U.S. Fleet, II 882

Current Production Adjustments Division, War Production Board, I 543, 544

Custodial Problems, Conflicting, Interoffice Committee on, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 796

Custody and Clearance Section, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 802

Customs, I 52, 701, 1231, 1243, 1779, 1783, II 1065

Customs, Bureau of, I 410, 592, 692, 1025, 12 12, 1231, 1237, 1249, 1426; Collector of, I 353

Customs, Narcotics, and Secret Service, Assistant Secretary in Charge of, Treasury Department, I 1210-1213

Customs Procedures and Port Formalities, Convention on the Simplification and Unification of, I 1783

Cyprus, I 1040

Cyrogenics, I 1464

Czechoslovakia, I 1120, II 82, 435, 1132, 1133, 1173, 1177

DC/AS. See Air Staff, Deputy Chief

DCNO (Air). See Naval Operations (Air), Deputy Chief of.

DDT, I 604, 951a, 1410, 1673, II 893

D-day landings, II 1133, 1148-1150; planning, II 1125, 1126, 1131, 1139

DEF Committee, Federal Security Agency, 11647

DSM project, II 539

DTR. See Domestic Transportation Division, Air Transport Command.

Dachau, I 7

Daily Operations Committee, War Shipping Administration, I 709

Dairy and Poultry Branch, War Food Administration, I 966

Dairy industry, I 55, 1412

Dairy Industry, Bureau of, I 1412

Dairy products, I 89, 233, 383a, 383c, 390, 966, 990, 1098, 1400, 1405, 1412, 1416, 1417, 1746

Dakar, II 1116

Dallas, Tex., I 690, II 420

Dalton, Neil, I 876

Dams, I 266, 1562, 1563, II 528, 530-532.

See also Floods, control; Irrigation and reclamation; and Power.

Dandelion, Russian, I 1392. See also Kok-saghyz.

Dangerous Drugs, Controller of, Great Britain, I 1763

Daniels, Paul C., 11787

Data, Committee on the Acquisition of, 1316

Data Requests from Industry, Committee for Review of, War Production Board, I 611

David W. Taylor Model Basin, Bureau of Ships, II 1004

Davies, Joseph E., I 152

Davies, Ralph K., I 275, 923

Davis, Chester C., I 173, 952

Davis, Donald D., I 597, 629, 684

Davis, Elmer, I 868

Davis, William H., I 160, 250, 495, 920

Day Care Division, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 421

Daylight-saving time, I 31, 51

Deaf, rehabilitation of the, II 645, 901

Decentralization: of Government, I 61; of industry, I 45, 224, 234

Decentralization Committee, War Production Board, I 689

Decentralized Services, Office of, Public Buildings Administration, I 1710

Deck courts, II 807, 1062

Decontamination, I 258, 267, II 544, 555, 569

Decontrol, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, Office of Price Administration, I 381

Decorations and awards: Army, II 170, 259, 266, 431a, 734, 735, 738, 742, 748; Navy, II 800, 831, 845, 1017, 1021, 1027, 1046; for seamen, I 70, 707, 1599. See also Awards.

Decorations and Awards Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 742

Decorations and Medals Board, Merchant Marine, I 707, 1599

Decorations and Medals, Board to Review Recommendations for Awards of, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 831

Decorations and Medals, Navy Department Board of, II 831, 1017

Decorations Board, War Department, II 742

Defense Aid Control Office, White House, II 76

Defense Aid Depot, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Defense Aid Division: Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 412; Quartermaster Corps, II 437; Services of Supply, II 412

Defense Aid Reports, Division of, I 166, 195, 199, 230, 257, 432

Defense Aid Section: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 954; Ordnance Department, II 458; War Department General Staff, II 412

Defense Aid Subdivision, Medical Department, II 627

Defense Aids Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 974

Defense Commands, II 352, 404, 559, 1085-1099

Defense Communications Board, I 217, 218, II 571, 601

Defense Contract Service, Production Division, Office of Production Management, I 230, 248, 1531

Defense Council Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 263

Defense Health and Welfare Services, Office of, I 133, 135, 143, 145, 188, 190-192, 261, 413-423, 835, 960, 977, 1695, 1700, II 206; Director, I 260, 414-418; Field Service, 1 423

Defense Homes Corporation, National Housing Agency, I 1733, 1737

Defense Housing Branch, Office of Production Management, I 243

Defense Housing Coordination, Division of, I 249

Defense Housing Coordinator, Office of the, I 150, 181, 1718

Defense Housing, Division of, Federal Works Agency, I 1733

Defense Industry Advisory Committees,

Defense Information, Committee on, Office of Facts and Figures, I 426

Defense Materials, Division of, State Department, I 1130

Defense Matériel Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 553

Defense Mediation Board, National, I 67, 237, 250, 495

Defense Meteorological Committee, I 1481

Defense, Office of the Secretary of, II 83

Defense, Permanent Joint Board on, U.S. and Canada, I 1777, II 197, 294, 423

Defense Plant Corporation, I 45, 64, 133, 453, 465, 517, 519, 521, 606, 865, 943, 945, 952, 1044, 1209, 1430, 1634, 1636, 1641, II 414, 473, 506

Defense plants. See Plant facilities, industrial.

Defense Production Committee, Joint, U.S. and Canada. I 1780

Defense Projects Unit, Bureau of the Budget, I 116

Defense Public Works Division, Federal Works Agency, I 1699

Defense Relocation Corporations, Farm Security Administration, I 994

Defense-Rental Area Offices. Office of Price Administration, I 410

Defense Resources Committee, Interior Department, I 1325, 1329

Defense Savings Staff, Treasury Department, I 1250

Defense Supplies Corporation, I 64, 453, 455, 465, 590, 595, 657, 733, 945, 1044, 1054, 1213, 1215, 1264, 1443, 1531, 1635, II 1099

Defense Training Branch, Office of Production Management, I 241

Defense Training, Director of, Federal Security Agency, I 241

Defense Transportation, Office of, I 466-483, 1767, 1773, 1775, II 90, 293, 416, 698; Director, I 467-470, 472, 506, 532, 546; Executive Officer, I 468, 469; General Counsel, I 471; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 143, 145, 175, 192, 331, 402, 432, 517, 522, 571, 589, 639, 761, 775, 787, 789, 822, 838, 946, 960, 973, 1029, 1086; relations with military agencies, II 90, 293, 416, 694, 695, 698, 950; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 1205, 1315, 1351, 1353, 1357, 1362, 1366, 1430, 1575, 1676, 1678, 1715, 1716; representation on civilian agencies, I 567, 576, 590, 592, 594, 618, 644, 693, 709, 816, 924, 926

Deferment Board, War Department Central, II 156

Deferment of Government Employees, Committee on, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Deferment of Officers and Employees of the Legislative Branch, Joint Committee on, I 6

Deferment of War Manpower Commission Employees, Committee on, I 823

Deferment Reviewing Board, Central War Department, II 156

Deferment Section, Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 261

Degaussing, I 755, II 867, 916, 921, 925

Dehydrated Foods Packaging Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Dehydration Committee, Joint, II 436

Delano, Frederic A., I 127

Delhi Military Area Command, American, II 1201, 1205

Delivery Schedules, Working Committee on, Joint Aircraft Committee, II 76

Delta Service Command, II 1186

Demobilization. See Industrial demobilization; Personnel, Army; and Personnel, naval.

Demobilization Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1013

Demobilization and Personnel Readjustment Branch, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Demobilization Branch: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 393; Medical Department, II 638

Demobilization, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1076-1079

Demobilization, Deputy Director for, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392, 393

Demobilization Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1013

Demobilization, Joint Committee on, II 98

Demobilization of Controls After Victory in Europe, Committee on, I 511, 628

Demobilization Planning Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 547

Demobilization Planning Committee, Corps of Engineers, II 527

Demobilization Planning Division, Corps of Engineers, II 527

Demobilization Planning Unit, Transportation Corps, II 672

Democratic Action, Union for, I 88

Democratic National Committee, American, I 88

Democrats, Allied, I 88

Demolition: equipment, II 493, 513; squads, I 258a

Demolition Units, Construction Battalions, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 908

Demonstration Air Force, Army Air Forces, II 331, 333

Dengue fever, I 1667

Denison Dam, I 1381

Denmark, I 1035, 1120, 1247; Mission to, II 1129

Denny, Charles R., Jr., I 217

Dental Corps, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 887, 897

Dental Corps, Medical Department, II 305, 613

Dental Division: Medical Department, II 642; Public Health Service, I 1657

Dental equipment, I 1657

Dental Laboratory, Central, Medical Department, II 642

Dental Policies Branch, Medical Department, II 642

Dental School, Naval, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Dental Service Branch, Medical Department, II 642

Dentistry, I 188, 206, 211, 422, 663, 835, 1538, 1657, 1662; Army, II 305, 613, 614, 621, 623, 639, 642, 669; Navy, II 889, 897, 904, 907

Dentistry, Assistant for, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 897

Dentistry Division, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 897

Denver Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Departmental Administration, Office of, State Department, I 1155, 1157, 1163-1171

Departmental Appointment Specialist Division, War Department, II 144

Departmental Personnel, Division of, State Department, I 1168

Departmental Records Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 757

Dependency Benefits, Office of, Finance Department, II 403, 723, 729, 730

Dependency Board, War Department, II 163, 237, 723

Dependent Area Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1115

Dependents

Dependents' Claims Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1554

Dependents Services Branch, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1030

Dependents Welfare Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1030

Deperming, II 916, 921

Depositories, for Federal funds, I 1201, 1204, 1209

Deposits, Division of, Bureau of Accounts, Treasury Department, I 1204

Depot Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 696, 705

Depots

Depots Division, General, Services of Supply, II 416

Depth charges, II 916

Dermatosis, I 1669

DeRouen, Rene L., I 53

Derrick boats, I 762

Derricks, II 505

Desert: air information on, II 269, 330, 334; warfare, II 356, 372, 431a, 486, 1183

Desert Air Force, British, II 1177

Desert Training Center, Army Ground Forces, II 334, 372, 486

Desert Warfare Board, Army Ground Forces, II 356, 372

Deserters, I 73, 1273, II 421, 935

Design and Construction, Office of the

Deputy Commissioner for, Public Buildings Administration, I 1708

Design and Engineering Group, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Design Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Design, Development, and Performance, Office of the Assistant Director for, Maritime Commission, I 1610

Design Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913

Destroyer Base, Casco Bay, Me., II 1119

Destroyers, I 625, II 914, 1123; Atlantic Fleet, II 1114; Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218; Pacific Fleet, II 1218

Destroyers-Cruisers, Pacific Fleet, II 1218

De Tassigny, De Lattre, II 1137

Detroit, Office of the Chief of Ordnance, II 471, 472, 485, 489

Detroit Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Development and Research Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 915

Development Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 513; Federal Public Housing Authority, I 1735; G-4, War Department General Staff, II 193, 409; Medical Department, II 635

Development Division, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358

Development Divisions, Ordnance Department, II 470, 471

Development Management Division, Signal Corps, II 583

Devers, Jacob L., II 1137, 1165

Dewey, Bradley, I 517

Diamonds, I 604, 681, 1102b, 1228, 1282, 1465

Dickstein, Samuel, I 73

Dielectrics, War Committee on, I 666

Dies, Martin, I 79

Dies, I 664; diamond, I 604, 681, 1465; ordnance, II 925

Diesel engines, I 659, 667, 782, 1025, 1542; oil for, I 479

Diet, research in, I 1411, 1507, 1514, 1674

Dietitians, Army, II 613, 623

Dietitians Branch, Medical Department, II 623

Dill, Sir John, II 2

Dimouts, I 258, 270

Diplomatic staffs, evacuation of, I 1176

Directing Board, Procurement and Assignment Service, War Manpower Commission, I 835

Direction finders, I 289, II 339, 923, 996

Directive Committee, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 320

Directives Office, Office of Civilian Defense, I 262

Directives Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 920

Directories, Army, II 132a

Directory organizations, Adjutant General's Department, II 763

Disability Review Board, Secretary of War's, II 160

Disarmament, I 1111; of enemy countries, I 1036, II 28

Disarmament Committee, Technical Industrial, II 388

Disarmament School, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141

Disaster Loan Corporation, I 64, 1632

Disbursement, Division of, Bureau of Accounts, Treasury Department, I 1203

Disbursing Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 956

Disbursing Officers, Finance Department, II 718, 720, 721, 725, 727

Disbursing Offices, Finance Department, II 720, 728, 733

Discharge Review Board, Secretary of War's, II 159

Discharges and Dismissals, Board of Review, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 833

Disciplinary Barracks, U.S., II 421, 734, 758, 760

Disciplinary Control Boards, Joint Army-Navy, II 421

Disciplinary Training Center, Replacement and Training Command, Mediterranean Theater, II 1168

Discipline, II 644; Marine Corps, II 1041, 1046; naval, II 1005, 1006, 1027, 1029, 1035, 1077. See also Military justice.

Diseases: prevention, I 258, 296, 322, 356, 1489, 1654, 1660, 1666-1669, II 614, 650-661, 900, 901; research, I 1500, 1516, 1670-1674; statistics on, I 1660, 1664, II 648. 898, 901; treatment, II 640. See also names of diseases.

Dispensaries, medical: Army, II 305, 421, 614, 669; civilian, I 1538, 1662; Navy, II 890, 905, 914, 1078, 1123

Displaced persons, I 56, 1133, 1143, 1796-1797, II 1127, 1145, 1155, 1156, 1159; scholars, I 91. See also Refugees.

Displaced Persons Division: Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater, II 1156; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

Displaced Persons, Technical Advisory Committee on, I 1133

Disposal and Salvage Board, Ordnance, II 475

Disposal Board, Transportation Corps, II 687

Disposal Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 521

Disposal of Federal Property for Educational Purposes, Committee on the, I 1497

Disposal, property. See Surplus property.

Disposal, records. See Records administration.

Disposition and Retirement Branch, Medical Department, II 647

Disposition Board, Army, II 305

Disposition Branch, Federal Public Housing Authority, I 1736

Disputes Division, National War Labor Board, I 501

Dissemination Branch: Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a; Medical Department, II 659; Operations Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Dissemination Unit, Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Distilleries, I 653, 1215

Distribution, studies of, I 180, 1416, 1438, 1440, 1532. See also Allocation by civilian agencies; Rationing; and Storage and distribution, military.

Distribution and Marketing Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 942

Distribution and Requirements Division, Medical Department, II 630, 631

Distribution Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 756; Procurement and Distribution Division, Services of Supply, II 417, 418

Distribution Bureau, War Production Board, I 578, 583-587

Distribution Division: Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1440; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 417; Medical Department, II 631; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853 ; Services of Supply, II 417, 418; Signal Corps, II 590; Transportation Corps, II 685, 687, 711; War Production Board, I 537

Distribution, Office of, War Food Administration, I 959, 960-980, 982, 992, 1678

Distribution Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195

Distribution, Subcommittee on, War Production Board, I 1440

Distribution Unit, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Distributors Branch, Office of Production Management, I 537

District and branch offices, Office of the Vice Chairman for Field Operations, War Production Board, I 691

District and Territory offices, Office of Price Administration, I 409

District Committee, Navy Manpower Survey Board, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 841

District Court, District of Columbia, I 107

District Court Section, Claims Division, Justice Department, I 1266

District Courts of the United States, I 50, 107

District Craft Development Board, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 877

District of Columbia: defense of, II 422, 1104; housing in, I 1580

District offices, Coast Guard, II 1056, 1060, 1063, 1070, 1080

District Operations Officers, Naval Districts, II 1101

Diving equipment, II 995

Division Engineer offices, Corps of Engineers, II 538

Division Requirements Committees, War Production Board, I 639, 1081, II 411

Dockets and Information Section, U.S. Tariff Commission, I 1539

Docks, II 912; graving, II 914

Doctors. See Physicians.

Doctrine Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786

Document Security Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1010a

Documentary Intelligence Division, Office of Strategic Services, II 58

Documents, publication of, I 92, 1575

Documents Committee, United Nations War Crimes Commission, I 1794

Documents Dispatch Office, War Shipping Administration, I 721

Documents, Superintendent of, Government Printing Office, I 91, 92

Dog Trainer Schools, Quartermaster, II 441

Dogs, war, II 425, 439, 441, 444, 643

Doherty, Robert E., I 226

Dollar-a-year workers in U.S. Government, I 40, 57

Dollar, revaluation of, I 35, 62; balances in U.S., I 166, 1244

Domestic and Counterintelligence Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390a

Domestic Broadcasting Committee, Board of War Communications, I 217

Domestic Commerce, Office of, Commerce Department, I 1438

Domestic Intelligence Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Domestic Operating Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 923, 946

Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 137, 139, 141, 142, 144, 146, 867, 870, 873, 874, 875-897; Office of the Director, I 876-879

Domestic Property Disposal Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 414

Domestic Supply Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 946

Domestic Transportation Division, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

Dominican Republic, I 338, 1126, 1127, 1703, 1790

Donovan, William J., I 306, II 30

Dort, Dallas, I 148

Doughton, Robert L., I 52

Douglas Fir Lumber Industry, Labor-Management Committee on Utilization of Manpower in All Phases of the, I 561, 650

Douglass, Frank P., I 854

Downey, Sheridan, I 16, 30, 42

Downgrading Committee, Adjutant General's Office, II 745

Draft. See Selective service.

Draft Coordination Subcommittee, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Draft Deferment Committee, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Drainage projects, I 993; of airfields, II 294

Dredges, II 532, 543, 908

Drills and drilling, I 656, 660, 664

Drug Division, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Drug Supervisory Committee, international, I 1213

Drugs, I 533, II 627, 658; addicts, I 1213, 1663; international control of, I 1143, 1186, 1213, 1763; procurement and production, I 641, 1635, 1686, II 411a, 613, 626, 888, 893; regulation of sale of, I 51, 383a, 383c, 538, 1213, 1261, 1532, 1686, 1687; research, I 188, 276, 1507, 1516, 1518, 1672, 1686, 1687. See also Medical supplies and Medicines.

Drugs and Cosmetics Branch, War Production Board, I 1763

Drugs and Medical Supplies, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1532

Drums, steel, I 643

Drydocks, naval, II 846, 913, 1000; floating, II 867, 908, 913, 914

Dugway Proving Ground, II 546, 550, 561

Dumbarton Oaks Conference, I 1111, 1112, 1786, II 799

Dunn, James C, I 1104, 1119, 1124

Durable Goods and Products Division, War Production Board, I 538

Dust control, II 899

Dust storms, I 993

Dyes, I 657, II 945

Dysentery, I 1671

Dykstra, Clarence B., I 204, 250

EAC. See Eastern Air Command, Southeast Asia Command.

"E" awards. I 561, 666, II 101; Army, II 150, 153, 398, 455, 475, 507, 580, 589, 602, 626, 672; Navy, II 814, 842

EDC. See Eastern Defense Command.

EEIS. See Enemy Equipment Intelligence Service, Army Service Forces.

ERC. See Enlisted Reserve Corps.

ETO. See European Theater of Operations.

ETOUSA. See European Theater of Operations U.S. Army.

EXOS. See Navy Department, Secretary, Executive Office of the.

East Coast Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 323a

East Indies Campaign, II 1212

Eastern Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1122

Eastern Air Command: Southeast Asia Command, II 1190, 1196, 1197, 1206; U.S. Strategic Air Forces in Europe, II 1147

Eastern and Central Europe Section, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

Eastern Assault Force, Mediterranean Theater, II 1161

Eastern Defense Command, I 1572, II 327, 374a, 422, 1086-1088, 1103

Eastern Division, War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 779

Eastern European Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1120

Eastern Flying Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323a, 324

Eastern Hemisphere Exports Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 448

Eastern Mandates Campaign, II 1212

Eastern Sea Frontier, I 762, II 1103-1105, 1106, 1117

Eastern Sector, U.S. Army Forces in Centra] Canada, II 1098

Eastern Sector Operations Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Eastern Signal Aviation Unit Training Center, First Air Force, II 327b

Eastern Signal Corps Schools, II 596

Eastern Signal Corps Training Center, II 573

Eastern Task Force, Mediterranean Theater, II 1161

Eastern Technical Training Command, AAF Training Command, II 324

Eastman, Joseph B., I 467, 1528

Eberstadt, Ferdinand, I 566, 567

Eccles, Marriner S., I 1530

Economic Adviser, Office of Price Administration, I 370, 381

Economic Adviser, Office of the, War Production Board, I 619

Economic Advisor, Office of the, Maritime Commission, I 1600, 1601

Economic Affairs, Assistant Secretary of State for, I 1055, 1128, 1131, 1797; Office of the, I 1128-1147, 1174

Economic Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1111, 1128, 1131, 1138-1143

Economic Affairs. Wartime, Office of, State Department, I 1128, 1132-1137, 1138

Economic Affairs in London, U.S. Mission for, I 1047, 1183, 1187, 1188, 1799

Economic Analysis Section, Office of Production Management, I 227

Economic and Financial Control, Inter-American Conference on Systems of, I 1137, 1783

Economic and Research Staff, Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 567

Economic and Social Council, Inter-American, I 1783, 1785, 1787

Economic and Social Council, United Nations, I 1128, 1185, 1796

Economic Committee for Europe, Emergency, I 1047

Economic Committees, Joint, U.S. and Canada, I 1779; U.S. Committee, I 1530

Economic Cooperation, Mexican-American Commission for, I 316, 326, 1789

Economic Counselor, Office of the, London Embassy, I 1047

Economic Counselor, U.S. Embassy, Mexico City, I 1789

Economic Data Analysis Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Economic Data, Committee on, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Economic Defense Board, I 193, 199, 201, 314, 412, 432, 445-447, 1136, 1426, 1539, 1785

Economic development, I 82, 1242; inter-American, I 321, 323, 326, 327, 1744, 1779, 1785, 1789

Economic Development, Committee on Inter-American, I 316, 329

Economic Development, Committee on Policies and Instrumentalities for Inter-American, I 316

Economic Development, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 326-330, 331, 353

Economic Facilities Branch, Office of Fishery Coordination, I 1370

Economic Foreign Policy, Executive Committee on, State Department, I 316, 796, 1014, 1128, 1131, 1142

Economic Intelligence Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 461, 1578

Economic Minister Counselor, Office of the, London Embassy, I 1187

Economic Mission to North Africa, I 1121

Economic Operations, Board of, State Department, I 1102, 1128-1130, 1136, 1137, 1139, 1140

Economic Organization Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014

Economic Outlook Conference, General, I 1417

Economic Policy, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 724

Economic Programs, Office of, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014

Economic Review and Analysis, Office of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1074

Economic Section: Allied Commission, Italy, II 1159; Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 1282

Economic Security, Committee on, I 1427

Economic Security Controls, Division of, State Department, I 1137

Economic Security Policy, Office of, State Department, I 1137

Economic Stabilization Board, I 362, 505, 817, 921, 1195, 1426, 1578

Economic Stabilization, Finance, and Taxation, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 878

Economic Stabilization, Office of, I 143, 495, 503, 621, 625, 817, 854, 920, 921, 956, 961, 963, 981, 989, 1266, 1495; Director, I 495, 854, 920, 1216, 1361; General Counsel, I 920

Economic Studies, Division of, State Department, I 1111, 1138

Economic Studies Section, Consumer Division, Council of National Defense, I 174

Economic warfare, I 326, 445-465, 1008, 1010, 1033, 1034, 1102, 1102c, 1102h, 1128-1131, 1132-1137, 1188-1190, 1244-1249, 1437, 1578, II 30, 124, 138, 411a

Economic Warfare Analysis, Office of, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456, 458-462

Economic Warfare, Board of, I 445-465, 1742, 1743, 1772, II 16, 818, 893; Assistant Director, I 459; Chairman, I 506; Compliance Commissioner, I 463; Executive Director, I 446, 1011, 1780; General Counsel, I 446, 463; relations with civilian agencies, I 193, 315, 317, 342, 433, 442, 505, 517, 666, 681, 1045, 1102, 1195, 1252, 1311, 1511, 1578; representation on civilian agencies, I 310, 487, 518, 576, 590, 592, 596, 963, 964, 1130

Economic Warfare Division, London Embassy, I 1047, 1188-1190, 1799, II 124

Economic Warfare, Office of, I 448, 947, 1008, 1011, 1015, 1016, II 39; Director, I 506, 1008

Economic Warfare Section, Justice Department, I 1282

Economic Warfare Unit, Securities and Exchange Commission, I 1578

Economics and Relief Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 209

Economics and Statistical Branch, Bureau of Mines, I 1349

Economics and Statistics Division, Maritime Commission, I 767, 1591, 1607

Economics and Supply Division, Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater, II 1156

Economics Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 209

Economics Branch, Office for Emergency Management, I 145

Ecuador, I 324, 332, 335, 338, 1033, 1126, 1127, 1389, II 1091, 1109

Eddy Mission, II 217

Edgewood Arsenal, II 550, 555, 561, 563, 566; Technical Library, II 550

Edison, Charles, II 795

Editorial and Production Division, Office of War Information, I 890

Editorial Board, Inter-Agency, Office of the Foreign Service, State Department, I 326, 1174

Editorial Branch, Medical Department, II 615

Editorial Control Division, San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 914

Editorial Division, Office of Price Administration, I 404

Editorial Research Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 970

Edmonton, Canada, II 337b, 337c

Education, I 16, 28, 66, 159, 878, 893, 1626, 1644, 1676-1684; agriculture, I 21, 990, 994, 1742; aliens, I 1300; armed services, I 57, II 146, 265, 324, 400-401e, 403, 419, 602, 610, 656, 657, 719, 734, 735, 745, 782; children, I 804, 807, 812, 815, 1678; Europe, I 919, 1796a, II 1159, 1164; Indians, I 1377; industry, I 81, 563, 1002, 1343, 1347, 1356, II 206; island possessions, I 58, 1744; Japanese, I 804, 807, 812; Latin-America, I 315, 316, 318, 325, 336, 341, 350, 360, 1678; nutrition, I 419, 960, 965; veterans, I 13, 61, 66, 1058, 1547, 1554, 1555, 1559. See also Colleges and universities, Schools, and training.

Education, American Council on, I 129, 130, 1502, II 407

Education and Information Division, Army, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Education and Labor, Senate Committee on, II 23, 28

Education and Teacher Aids Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 350

Education Branch: Sanitation and Hygiene Division, Medical Department, II 653; Tropical Disease Control Division, Medical Department, II 656; Venereal Disease Control Division, Medical Department, II 657

Education, House Committee on, I 66

Education, Office of, I 66, 171, 241, 350, 417, 421, 845, 1062, 1489, 1491, 1493, 1581, 1646, 1676-1684, 1700, II 398, 407, 1022; Commissioner, I 1677, 1682

Education, Recreation, and Community Services, War Department Committee on, II 95

Educational Division: Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 340; Office of War Information, I 885

Educational Exchange, Office of, State Department, I 1151

Educational Institutions, Non-Federal, Joint Army-Navy-War Manpower Committee for the Selection of, II 407

Educational Opportunities for Service Personnel, Postwar, Armed Forces Committee on, I 66

"Educational orders" to Army contractors, II 137, 410, 475, 571

Educational Reconditioning Branch, Medical Department, II 645

Educational Services, Division of, Office of War Information, I 893

Educational Services Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1023

Eggs, I 39, 89, 383a, 383c, 966, 967, 990, 1399, 1400, 1408, 1416, 1514, 1746

Egypt, I 162, 1034, 1040, 1123, II 1183, 1185

Egypt-Libya Campaign, British, II 1182, 1184

Eichelberger, Robert L., II 1248

Eicher, Edward C, I 1578 Eighteenth Army Group, II 1162

Eighth Air Force, II 319, 1141, 1147, 1172, 1173; Bomber Command, II 1147; Service Command, II 1147

Eighth Army, II 1248

Eighth Army, British, II 1159, 1163

Eighth Fleet, II 1179, 1181

Eighth Naval District, II 1072, 1106

Eisenhower, Dwight D., II 1125, 1126, 1132, 1148, 1151, 1154, 1165

Eisenhower, Milton S., I 805, 868

El Oro Technical Mission, I 324

El Salvador, I 1126, 1127

Election of President, Vice President, and Representatives in Congress, House Committee on, I 72

Elections, Federal, I 9, 29, 72, 88, 1272

Electric Home and Farm Authority, I 1632

Electric power, I 525, 851, 1462, 1766, II 472, 475, 937, 996; conservation, I 51, 524, 641; facilities, I 526, 598, 1541-1543, 1545, 1565, II 515, 518; hydroelectric, I 33, 1544, 1562, II 528; production, I 163, 524, 1324, 1336, 1382, 1394, 1541, 1563, 1789, II 494, 543, 820, 1128; for rural areas, I 1383, 1394, 1419; sale of, I 1380, 1381, 1565, 1697; transmission, I 51, 1541, 1542, 1545. See also Power.

Electric Power Subcommittee, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 1541

Electric railway cars, I 668

Electrical Communication Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Electrical Engineering, Bureau of, Federal Power Commission, I 1543

Electrical equipment, I 233, 1282; civilian, I 246, 570, 648, 654, 662, 666, 667, 1063; military, I 1466, II 513, 990, 996

Electricity, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1462

Electrodes, I 679

Electronic Equipment Development Division, Signal Corps, II 585

Electronics and Electrical Standards Agency, Army-Navy, II 119

Electronics, Assistant for, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Electronics Branch, Signal Corps, II 585

Electronics, Director of, Bureau of Ships, II 996

Electronics Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 996

Electronics equipment, I 90, 666, 1096, 1282, II 103, 239, 307, 308b, 308c, 570, 571, 607, 820, 849, 868, 996, 1024, 1068; research and development, I 280. 1457, 1471, II 220, 307, 308, 321c, 321e, 322b, 570, 584, 585, 604, 868; standardization, II 119, 256; storage and distribution, II 322c, 868; technical intelligence on, II 578, 868; testing, II 335. See also Radar, Radio, andSonar equipment.

Electronics Maintenance Training Board, Permanent, Office of Chief of Naval Operations, II 1024

Electronics Precedence List Agency, II 571

Electronics Production Agency, Army-Navy, II 103, 571

Electronics Research Supply Agency, Signal Corps, II 584

Electronics Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 220

Electronics Standards Agency, Army-Navy, II 119, 571

Electronics Supply Branch and Control Center, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 937

Electrotyping, I 644

Elevators, I 662; farm, I 661

Eleventh Air Force, II 1095, 1097

Eleventh Naval District, II 1072, 1110

Eliot, Charles W., I 128

Elk Hills Naval Petroleum Reserve, I 53, 58

Ellender, Allen J., I 11, 38

Ellice Island, II 1228

Elliott, Harriet, I 174, 254

Elliott, W. Y., I 529

Embassies, U.S.

Emblems, illegal use of, I 1273

Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1285, 1788

Emergency agencies, I 126, 144, 164-1100, 1577; liquidation, I 1094, 1205, 1426, 1575, 1582; organization, I 114, 117, 120, 121, 143, 165, 184, 1051

Emergency Controls Subcommittee, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Emergency Council, National, I 137, 150

Emergency Court of Appeals, U.S., I 110, 371

Emergency Crop and Feed Loan Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1402

Emergency Economic Committee for Europe, I 1047

Emergency Facilities Committee, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 183

Emergency Fire Defense, Committee on, Federal Works Agency, I 1714

Emergency Fund for the President, II 213

Emergency Management, Office for, I 143-148, 181, 1102i; Liaison Officer, I 120, 168, 217, 426

Emergency Medical Section, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1665

Emergency Operations Unit, Public Buildings Administration, I 1707

Emergency Protection Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 784

Emergency Rehabilitation Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 324, 349

Emergency Relief, Army, II 153, 215, 388, 403

Emergency Rubber Project, Forest Service, I 1392

Emergency Ship Construction Division, Maritime Commission, I 1612

Emergency Shipping, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 721, 729, 731, 744, 1629

Emmerich, Herbert, I 223, 506, 1733

Employee Investigations, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1252, 1256

Employee Relations Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 261; Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144; Medical Department, II 624

Employee Utilization Branch, Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144

Employee War Activities, Committee on, Civil Service Commission, I 1527

Employees' Compensation, Bureau of, Federal Security Agency, I 1691

Employees' Compensation Commission, U.S., I 752, 1538

Employment, I 35, 78, 81, 85, 171, 370, 628, 839, 1433, 1490, 1527, 1692; discrimination, I 67, 142, 840, 994-1002; Federal, I 1497; industrial, I 473, 615, 625, 664, 1079, 1530, 1581; security program, I 1692, 1693; stabilization, I 126, 828, 836, 1052. See also Labor, Reemployment, and Unemployment.

Employment, Adviser on, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 171

Employment and Claims, Bureau of, Railroad Retirement Board, I 1581

Employment Division: Council of National Defense, I 171; War Relocation Authority, I 808; Work Projects Administration, I 171

Employment of the Physically Handicapped, Committee on the, I 1497

Employment Office Service Division, War Manpower Commission, I 836

Employment offices, public, I 836, 853

Employment Security, Bureau of, Social Security Board, I 171, 836, 1692, 1693

Employment Service, U.S., I 13, 215, 239, 775, 812, 816, 825, 832, 852, 853, 997, 1388, 1485, 1688

Employment Service Division, U.S., Social Security Board, I 1693

Employment, World Conference on Trade and, I 1139

End Products Committee, War Production Board, I 568

Enderbury Island, I 1332-1335

Enemy aliens, I 1280, 1296, II 170, 769, 789; exclusion from certain areas, I 804, II 1086, 1087, 1090, 1094-1096; property of, I 198, 463, 791, 794, 802, 1038, 1102c, 1128, 1189, 1244, 1246, 1293, 1530, 1531

Enemy Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, I 461, 1031; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1038

Enemy countries, I 456, 485, 603, 1140, 1161, 1296, 1317, 1573, 1764, 1795; airfields, II 1170; communications, II 601: economic aspects of, I 1038, 1047, 1141, 1246, 1418, 1539, 1578; maps, II 540; petroleum industry in, I 462, 948, 1047, II 435; trade with, I 15, 105, 1102c; war information, I 459, 605, 878, 881, 913, 1473-1475

Enemy Economic Intelligence Section, London Embassy. I 1190

Enemy Equipment Intelligence Service, Army Service Forces, II 390b, 390c, 560, 576c, 659

Enemy matériel and equipment, I 305, 1515, II 179b, 186, 195, 468, 469, 577; air, II 269, 274, 1197, 1249; captured, I 1038, II 274, 395, 446, 449, 571, 1127, 1166, 1197; ground, II 376, 377, 395, 446, 449; intelligence on, II 189, 321e, 390, 390b, 390c, 467, 512, 560, 1127, 1185

Enemy, Objectives Unit, London Embassy, I 1190

Enemy-occupied countries, I 485, 605, 881, 948, 1010, 1026, 1246, 1375, 1418, 1573, 1799

Enemy Oil Committees, I 949, 1026, II 435

Enemy organizations, reports on, I 1282

Enemy records, seized, I 791b, 907, 1124, 1186, 1188, II 271, 321b, 321e, 1112, 1127, 1138, 1249; German, I 1342, 1474, II 124, 187d, 187e, 431e, 440, 743, 1127, 1138, 1794; Japanese, II 124, 187d, 1112, 1249

Enemy suspects, I 484, 485, 1293

Enemy Technical Reports Committee, War Production Board, I 605

Enforcement Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786

Enforcement Department, Office of Price Administration, I 397-401; Deputy Administrator, I 366, 400

Enforcement Division, Foreign Funds Control, Treasury Department, I 1246

Engine industry, I 659

Engineer Amphibian Command, II 541

Engineer and Transportation Section, War Department General Staff, II 224

Engineer Aviation Unit Training Center: First Air Force, II 327b; Second Air Force, II 327b

Engineer Board, Army, I 1463, II 512, 513, 534

Engineer Bridge School, Wallingford, England, II 542

Engineer Central Stock Control Agency, II 508, 541

Engineer Command, U.S. Strategic Air Forces in Europe, II 1147

Engineer Construction Command, Manila, II 542

Engineer Construction Service, China-Burma-India Theaters, II 1201, 1205

Engineer Corps Technical Committee, II 513

Engineer Depots, II 508, 541

Engineer Districts, II 494, 507, 532, 538

Engineer Division, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128

Engineer Divisions, Corps of Engineers, II 494, 538

Engineer Historical Division, II 497

Engineer in Chief, Coast Guard, II 1068

Engineer Procurement Offices, II 541

Engineer Redistribution Centers, II 508, 541

Engineer Regional Maintenance Offices, II 509, 541

Engineer Replacement Training Centers, II 511, 541

Engineer Reproduction Plant, II 540

Engineer schools, II 511, 541

Engineer Section: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; Allied Force Headquarters, Mediterranean Theater, II 1157, 1177; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; Third Army, II 1134

Engineer Service Command, Leyte, P.I., II 542

Engineer Special Brigade Group, Provisional, II 543

Engineer staff sections, II 542, 714

Engineer, Supervising, Office of the, Public Buildings Administration, I 1708

Engineer Supply Control Office, II 506

Engineer troop units. See Troop units, Corps of Engineers.

Engineering, I 265, 321, 1500, 1543, 1556, 1730; aeronautical, I 1448, 1449, 1533, II 976; industrial, I 283, 458, 564, 934, 1022, II 450, 460, 476, 554; naval, I 1610, II 883; Ordnance, II 467, 472, 476, 479; research in, I 289, 290, 604, 1460, 1466, 1515; sanitary, I 1516, 1658, 1667, II 654; Signal Corps, II 578, 581-585, 599

Engineering Administrative Suboffice, Ordnance Department, II 475

Engineering and Development Division, Corps of Engineers, II 513, 515

Engineering and Industrial Research, Division of, National Research Council, I 1515

Engineering and Research Advisory Committees, Ordnance, II 467

Engineering and Technical Division, Signal Corps, II 581

Engineering and Technical Personnel, Bureau of, Army Specialist Corps, II 136

Engineering and Technical Service, Signal Corps, II 578, 581-586, 604

Engineering and Transition Office, National Defense Research Committee, I 290

Engineering Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 980; Corps of Engineers, II 530; Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289

Engineering, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 990

Engineering. Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and, I 173, 1384, 1392, 1409, 1411

Engineering Department: Federal Communications Commission, I 1569-85, 1042, 1047, 1231, 1242; industrial aspects of, I 526, 880, 930, 932, 1495, 1773; U.S. policy in, I 1119, 1121, 1124; war activities in, I 458, 902, 1102b, 1775, II 1148-1150. See also Enemy countries, Enemy-occupied countries, European Theater of Operations, Liberated areas, and specific countries.

Europe-Africa Division, Research and Analysis Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 30, 56

Europe, Committee of the Council for, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1791, 1797

Europe, Regional Office for, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

Europe, U.S. Naval Forces, II 1113

European Advisory Commission, I 1795, II 208

European Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1120

European Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1120, 1121, 1122, 1126

European Allied Contact Section, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128

European and African Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a

European Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

European Children, U.S. Committee for the Care of, I 1491

European Command, U.S. Army, II 1139

European Division, Air Transport Command, II 337c

European, Far Eastern, Near Eastern, and African Affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for, I 1119-1124

European Liberated Areas Committee, I 949

European-Mediterranean Section, Morale Operations Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 61

European Petroleum Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 930, 949

European Theater of Operations, I 878, 905, II 204, 212, 258, 384, 446, 467, 763, 779, 783, 1125-1152, 1172; engineer services, II 542, 543; evaluation of air activities in, II 124, 319; evaluation of Army operations in, II 319, 383, 384, 569, 1139; evaluation of Army services in, II 612, 669, 733, 749, 762, 786; intelligence in, II 189, 217, 340, 390; mapping, II 853, 873, 1174; medical services in, II 305, 626; military government and civil affairs. II 207, 254, 1126, 1133; Office of Strategic Services activities, II 54-56, 60; transportation facilities, II 689, 714. See also Theaters of Operations.

European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 714, 1125, 1126, 1133, 1139-1144, 1165; Chief of Transportation, II 714; Deputy Theater Commander, II 1139; general-staff sections, II 1140

European Theater Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

European Theater, U.S. Forces. See United States Forces European Theater.

European Unit, Theater Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

European Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b

Evacuation and Transportation Section, Office of Civilian Defense, I 261

Evacuation Board, War Department, II 163, 784

Evacuation, Joint Committee on, I 259, 261, 1677, 1694

Evacuation of civilians, plans for, I 258, 261, 265, 270, 274, 1690

Evacuation of Civilians, Joint Committee on Health and Welfare Aspects of, I 261

Evacuee Property Office, War Relocation Authority, I 808

Evacuees, I 804-809, 811-814, 989, 994, 1161, 1694, 1702

Evaluation and Dissemination Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a

Evaluation and Dissemination Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 180

Evaluation and Dissemination Staff, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Evaluation Board, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a

Evaluation Boards, Army Air Forces, II 3 1 9, 323d

Evaluation Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Evaluation Division: AAF Board, II 333; Office of War Information, I 899

Evans, Luther, I 91

Evian Conference, I 56, 151, 1790

Evill, D. C. S., II 2

Examination Branch, Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Examination Division, Farm Credit Administration, II 1404

Examinations: for Army service, II 647, 648, 739, 746; for naval service, II 832, 835-838, 887. See also Tests, Army; and Personnel, naval.

Examining and Personnel Utilization Division, Civil Service Commission, I 1523

Examining Division, Maritime Commission, I 749, 1618

Examining divisions, Patent Office, I 1479

Excess profits, I 57, 251, 710, 978, 1048, 1265, 1586, II 437; tax on, I 4, 13, 52, 58, 183, II 411; on contracts, I 99, 1540, II 956

Exchange Service, Army, II 172, 215, 419, 438, 1028

Exchange Service Branch, Army, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 400

Exchange Stabilization Fund, I 35; Gold and Silver Section, Treasury Department, I 1236

Executive Agencies, Select Committee to Investigate Acts of, House of Representatives, I 84

Executive Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 745; Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 307; Transportation Corps, II 700

Executive Committee: Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90; Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the American Republics, I 186; Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 793; Office of Strategic Services, II 31; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs. I 319

Executive Control Branch, Signal Corps, II 575

Executive Counselor and Consul General, Office of the, London Embassy, I 1191-1193

Executive Department, Metals Reserve Company, I 1637

Executive Departments, I 1101-1498; House Committee on Expenditures in the, I 78; Senate Committee on Expenditures in the, I 24

Executive Division: Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 147; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Field Service, Ordnance Department. II 480, 483; Industrial Service, Ordnance Department, II 473; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765, 766; Military Plans and Training Service, Ordnance Department, II 462; Office of Government Reports, I 138, 139; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 197, 203; Office of the Chief of Ordnance, II 450; Provost Marshal General's Office. II 783; Research and Development Service, Ordnance Department, II 468

Executive Evaluation Unit, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398

Executive for Reserve Affairs, War Department General Staff, II 229

Executive Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 198

Executive Office: Chemical Warfare Service, II 546551; Enforcement Department, Office of Price Administration, I 398; Medical Department, II 615-621; Signal Corps, 11 572, 578; Transportation Corps, II 672-677

Executive Office of the President, I 112-163, 223

Executive Order 9240, Joint Committee on, I 499

Executive orders, I 1253, 1259, 1575

Exemption Branch, Labor Department, I 1496

Exhibits Section, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Exotic Diseases, Interservice Committee for the Control of, 1 1654

Expediting

Expediting, Accounts, and Statistical Division. Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 443

Expenditures: allied, I 1239; Government, I 5, 24, 27, 78, 95-103, 116, 1013

Experiment Station, Pittsburgh, Bureau of Mines, I 1340

Experiment Stations, Office of, Agriculture Department, I 1413

Experimental and Testing Board, Joint Army-Navy, II 116, 224, 844

Experimental Board, Alaskan Department, II 1097

Experimental Engineering Section, Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321c

Experimental stations: agricultural, I 1413; engineering, I 51; mining I 26, 65, 1341, 1346

Experiments and Development, Deputy Director for, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Explosives, I 15, 265, 935, 1780, II 96, 257, 461, 477, 517, 916, 922, 925; research and development, I 289, 1291, 1340, 1341, 1345, 1347, 1376, II 513, 921; safety of, I 1528, II 92, 123, 457, 482, 703; storage and loading facilities, I 65, II 671, 703, 923; transportation of, I 15, 1528, II 690, 700. See also, Ammunition and Mines, explosive.

Explosives Control Division, Interior Department, I 1347

Explosives Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Explosives Safety Board, Army-Navy, II 92

Export Advisory Committee, I 1014

Export Control, Office of, I 193, 247

Export Control, Office of the Administrator of, I 169, 193-203, 314, 1025; Administrator, I 166, 193, 196, 1136a, 1244

Export Controls, Joint Committee on, I 566, 1027, 1075

Export Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1027

Export-Import Bank, I 14, 35, 1008, 1010, 1042, 1242, 1632; Advisory Board, I 1195; President, I 187, 318

Export Markets Committee, Combined, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1756

Export of Civilian Supplies, Interagency Committee to Coordinate, I 717, 1055

Export Policy Committee, I 1027

Export Shipping Requirements Commission, I 698

Export Traffic Control Commission, I 698

Exporters' Service Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 447

Exports. See Foreign trade.

Exports and Requirements, Division of, State Department, I 1130, 1136

Exports, Office of, Board of Economic Warfare, I 447-452, 1022

Extension Service, War Food Administration, I 951, 990; Director, I 953, 990

External Assets Branch, Office of Military Government, I 800

External Security Branch, State Department, I 1162

Extradition and Expulsion of Aliens, Subcommittee on, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

FA Board. See Field Artillery Board, Army Ground Forces.

FBI. See Federal Bureau of Investigation.

FBI Law Enforcement Officers Mobilization Plan for National Defense, I 1287

FBI National Police Academy, I 1292

FCC. See Federal Communications Commission.

FD. See Finance Department, Army.

FDAP. See Ammunition Plants, Field Director of, Ordnance Department.

FEA. See Foreign Economic Administration.

FEPC. See Fair Employment Practice, Committee on.

FHA. See Federal Housing Administration.

FPHA. See Federal Public Housing Authority.

Facilities. See Plant facilities, industrial; and facilities of special types.

Facilities and Construction Committee, War Production Board, II 494

Facilities and Construction Program Branch, War Production Board, I 600

Facilities and Requirements Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 554

Facilities Branch: Army Specialized Training Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 407; Bureau of Ships, II 998; Food Distribution Administration, I 988; Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b

Facilities Bureau, War Production Board, I 524, 551, 570, 571, 600-603

Facilities Committee. Non-Industrial, I 133

Facilities Committee, War Production Board, I 540, 599, 602

Facilities Division, Ordnance Department, II 483

Facilities Planning Committee, Aeronautical Board, II 87

Facilities Review Committee, Civilian Production Administration, I 1089

Facilities Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Facilities Utilization Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 517; Medical Department, II 633

Facility Clearance Board, War Production Board, I 126, 133, 524, 599, II 411, 589

Facility Clearance Committee: Army and Navy Munitions Board, I 133, II 90; War Production Board, I 670

Facility Review Board, War Production Board, I 550, 551

Facility Review Committee, War Production Board, I 126, 133, 524, 550, 551, 599, 938, II 411

Facility Security Branch, Office of Civilian Defense, I 266

Facility Security Division: Office of Civilian Defense, I 266; Petroleum Administration for War, I 935

Facility Security Program, Office of Civilian Defense, I 266, 1542, 1658, 1703

Facts and Figures, Board of, Office of Facts and Figures, I 427, 429, 430

Facts and Figures, Office of, I 145, 312, 424-431, 867, 874, 875; Director, I 91, 424-427, 486

Fahey, John H., I 1738

Fair Employment Practice Commissions, I 852

Fair Employment Practice, Committee on, I 28, 67, 84, 244, 245, 249, 505, 544, 616, 619, 820, 828, 840, 852, 995-1002, 1205; Chairman, I 996; Executive Secretary, I 996; regional offices, I 1002; Senior Field Representatives, I 997

Falange, Subcommittee on the, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Falck, Edward A., I 524

Family Allowances Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 729

Family Economics Division, Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics, I 1411

Family Security Committee, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 190, 415, 417

Fanti languages, II 756

Far East, I 902, 932, 1161, 1242, 1573, 1797, II 54-56, 60, 269, 689; imports from, I 412, 1057; U.S. policies toward, I 1119, 1122, 1124, 1139. See also China-Burma-India Theaters of Operations, Japan, and other individual countries.

Far East Advisory Commission. II 139

Far East Air Force, II 1214, 1243, 1249

Far East and Other Territories Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1037

Far East Command, II 1252

Far East, Committee of the Council for the, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1797

Far East, International Military Tribunal for the, I 1803

Far East Section, Treasury Department, I 1242

Far East, U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1213, 1251, 1252; Board, II 1251

Far Eastern Affairs, Division of, State Department. I 1122

Far Eastern and Pacific Sub-Commission, United Nations War Crimes Commission, I 1794

Far Eastern Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a

Farbenindustrie, I. G., I 1282

Farley, James A., I 1306

Farm Bureau Federation, American, I 921

Farm Credit Administration, I 150, 953. 983, 1263. 1395-1405; Governor, I 1395, 1396

Farm Labor Conditions in the West, Senate Special Committee to Investigate, I 42

Farm machinery. See Agriculture, machinery and equipment.

Farm Machinery and Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 661

Farm Machinery Division, War Production Board, I 661, 1776

Farm Management and Costs Division. Agriculture Department. I 983, 1416

Farm Mortgage Credit System, I 1397

Farm products. See Agricultural commodities.

Farm Products, Adviser on, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 173

Farm Products Division, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 173

Farm Security Administration. I 173, 249. 983, 989, 994, 1733, II 1096

Farm Service and Supply Branch, Food Production Administration, I 988

Farmers, I 364, 990, 991, 994, 1062, 1385, 1394; credit, loans, and benefit payments, I 367, 954, 991, 994, 1395, 1397, 1399, 1402, 1403; crop insurance, I 983, 987; income, I 971, 1383; Japanese, on west coast, I 1433; Latin American, I 323, 325; relocation of, I 173, 954, 990

Farmers Cooperative Union, I 921

Farmers Home Administration, I 1402

Fast Carrier Task Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1233

Fat Salvage Program, I 1420

Fathometers, I 750

Fats and oils, I 89, 455, 644, 966, 1282, 1369, 1403, 1417, 1433, 1746; conservation, I 614, 1420; price control and rationing, I 383a, 383c, 390; salvage, I 614, 633, 891

Fats and Oils Section, War Production Board, I 960

Feature Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 344

Features Division, Office of War Information. I 909

Fedala, Morocco, I 162, II 1180

Federal Advisory Board for Vocational Education, I 1677

Federal Advisory Council: Federal Reserve System, I 1529; War Manpower Commission, I 837

Federal Agencies Branch, War Department General Staff, II 206

Federal Agencies Liaison Branch, War Department General Staff, II 206

Federal Airways, Office of, Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 1448

Federal Anthracite Coal Commission, Interior Department, I 132, 1350

Federal Board of Hospitalization, I 114, 125, 1547

Federal Board of Surveys and Maps, I 114, II 179a

Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 8, 54, 154, 310, 342, 493, 935, 1137, 1212, 1252, 1254, 1256, 1257, 1279, 1280, 1287-1293, 1522a; cooperation with military agencies, II 189, 275, 783, 787, 850, 1086, 1237; Director, I 1288; field offices, I 1293

Federal Communications Commission, I 51, 219, 220, 312, 487, 666, 1147, 1433, 1456, 1566-1573, II 58, 576, 777, 996; Chairman, I 83, 217, 1566; House Select Committee to Investigate, I 83

Federal Communications Coordination Committee, II 571

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America, II 402

Federal Crop Insurance Corporation, I 983, 987, 991

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, I 791

Federal Emergency Warehouse Associations, I 469, 474

Federal employees, I 30, 71, 96, 558, 559, 1203, 1251, 1378, 1520-1527, 1538, 1709, 1710, 1714; deferment from draft, I 6, 16, 27, 157a, 204, 208, 215, 817, 821, 1050, 1522, II 31, 99, 156, 580; injured, I 1538, 1557, 1661, 1685; investigations concerning, I 6, 38, 79, 1256, 1290, 1328, 1522a, 1524; recruitment and training, I 833, 834, 1520, 1523

Federal Employees, Interdepartmental Committee to Consider Cases of Subversive Activity on the Part of, I 1256

Federal Employees, President's Committee on Deferment of, I 157a, 821, 1522

Federal Employment, Committee on, I 1497

Federal Employment Stabilization Office, Department of Commerce, I 126

Federal Expenditures, Joint Committee on Reduction of Nonessential, I 5, 24, 78, 469, 494, 502, 831

Federal Farm Mortgage Corporation, I 1395, 1397, 1398

Federal Fire Council, Federal Works Agency, I 1714

Federal Home Loan Bank Administration, I 84, 1738-1740

Federal Home Loan Bank Board, I 150, 1632, 1738

Federal Home Loan Bank System, I 1738, 1739

Federal Housing Administration, I 150, 1263, 1562, 1632, 1724-1732; Commissioner, I 1725, 1731; field offices, I 1732

Federal Interdepartmental Safety Council, I 1486

Federal land banks, I 1395, 1397

Federal Loan Agency, I 594, 595, 924, 1427, 1632-1643, 1724, 1738, 1753; Administrator, I 252, 506, 921, 1632, 1718, 1725

Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Labor Department, I 1494

Federal National Mortgage Association, Federal Loan Agency, I 1632

Federal Open Market Committee, I 1529

Federal Operations Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Federal Personnel Council, Civil Service Commission, I 1527

Federal Petroleum Council, I 923, 924

Federal Power Commission, I 43, 51, 132, 133, 258, 1541-1546, 1579, II 494, 914; Chairman, I 1541

Federal Prison Industries, Inc., I 1304

Federal Property for Educational Purposes, Committee on the Disposal of, I 1497

Federal Property Utilization Branch, Treasury Department, I 1007, 1229

Federal Public Housing Authority, National Housing Agency, I 90, 134, 1658, 1701, 1733-1737

Federal Real Estate Board, Federal Works-Agency, I 1696

Federal Register, Division of the, National Archives, I 828, 1575, II 809

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, II 1096

Federal Reserve banks, I 248, 1206, 1207, 1249, 1529, 1530, 1531, 1632

Federal Reserve System, I 35, 64, 177, 487, 1529-1531 Board of Governors, I 367, 1396, 1529, 1530, 1779; Chairman, I 921, 1530; Special Economic Adviser, I 1779

Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation, I 1632, 1738

Federal Security Agency, I 171, 188, 191, 192, 261, 419, 816, 848, 850, 851, 853, 1058, 1062, 1263, 1433, 1497, 1538, 1644-1695; Administrator, I 174, 188, 190, 239, 241, 276, 296, 414, 805, 816, 1645, 1648, 1670; Office of the Administrator, I 420, 422, 616, 835, 1645-1652; relations with military agencies, II 95, 217, 400, 403, 551, 1096

Federal Specifications Board, I 1227, II 137, 571

Federal Specifications Division, Treasury Department, I 1226

Federal Specifications Executive Committee, I 632, 122 7, II 643, 694, 890, 893

Federal-State Cooperation, Division of, Office of Civilian Defense, I 263

Federal-State Relations Section, Justice Department, I 1283

Federal Supply, Bureau of, I 1217

Federal Supply Service, General Services Administration, I 1217, 1223, 1225, 1228

Federal Trade Commission, I 51, 106, 396, 1532; Chairman, I 252, 1533

Federal Works Administrator, I 1696, 1713, 1718; Office of the, I 1697-1700

Federal Works Agency, I 19, 134, 159, 192, 619, 965. 1007, 1062, 1491, 1497, 1562, 1579, 1580, 1653, 1667, 1678, 1696-1714, 1733, II 206

Feed, I 981, 983, 985, 1378, 1408, 1514, 1746, II 643; price control, I 383a, 383c, 1098

Feed Management Branch, War Food Administration, I 985

Fenwick, Charles G., I 1786

Ferguson, Abner H., I 1725

Ferries, II 513

Ferro-Alloys Subcommittee, Material Coordinating Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1778

Ferry Command, Naval Air, II 862

Ferry Pilot Service, Mediterranean Theater, II 1176

Ferrying Command, Army Air Forces, II 336, 337b, 337c

Ferrying Division, Army Air Forces, II 337b, 337c

Ferrying of airplanes, II 288, 336-337c, 341, 862, 1171, 1176

Fertilizer Committee, Combined Food Board, I 1746

Fertilizers, I 641, 984, 988. 1261, 1414, 1532, 1564, 1746

Fiber, I 966, 1044, 1468, 1500; controls, I 383a, 383c, 643, 648, 678, 981; foreign sources, I 455, 678, 1228; procurement, I 1024, 1228, 1635; production, I 21, 173, 455, 981, 1395, 1397, 1401, 1403; research, I 604, 1291

Fiber Cans Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Field, George H., I 1713

Field Accounting Division, Office of Price Administration, I 395

Field Accounts Branch, Finance Department, II 721

Field Activities, Special Assistant to the Chairman in Charge of, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 866

Field Administration, Office of Price Administration, I 407-411

Field Administration Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Field Administrative Office, War Production Board, I 688

Field Air Inspectors, Office of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

Field Artillery Board, Army Ground Forces, II 349, 377

Field Artillery Branch, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 349

Field Artillery, Office of the Chief of, U.S. Army, II 349, 363

Field Artillery School, Army Ground Forces, II 363

Field Artillery Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1143

Field Artillery Training Center, Kunming, II 1202

Field Branch: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 935, 957: Chemical Warfare Service, II 559

Field Branch Liaison Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 957

Field Bureau, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 858, 866

Field Commands, Army Ground Forces, II 361-383

Field Coordination Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 448

Field Distribution Operations, Office of the Deputy Vice Chairman of, War Production Board, I 685

Field Division: Budget and Fiscal Office, Army Air Forces, II 303: Engineering Department, Federal Communications Commission, I 1571; Information Department, Office of Price Administration, I 406; Selective Service System, I 209, 214; War Finance Division, Treasury Department, I 1250

Field Divisions, Bureau of the Chief Inspector, Post Office Department, I 1314

Field Engineering and Monitoring Division, Federal Communications Commission, I 1572

Field Experimental Unit, Office of Strategic Services, II 65

Field Force Replacement System, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1139

Field Information Agency, Technical, European Theater, II 1127

Field Inspection Offices, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 824

Field Intelligence Division, Office of War Information, I 906

Field Operations: Executive for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302; Office of the Assistant Chief for, Chemical Warfare Service, II 557-560; Office of the Coordinator of, War Production Board, I 623; Office of the Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 599, 600, 684-697; Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 539, 684, 1076

Field Operations Branch: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942; Quartermaster Corps, II 445; Renegotiation Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 413

Field Operations Bureau: Civilian Production Administration, I 684, 1088; Office of War Information, I 897; War Production Board, I 684

Field Operations Division: Committee on Fair Employment Practice, I 997, 1002: Office of Community War Services, I 1648; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 328; Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, I 1031; Office of Government Reports, I 142; Office of Price Administration, I 378, 407

Field Operations, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 381

Field Operations Section: Office for Emergency Management, I 148; Office of Defense Transportation, I 469, 471; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 343; Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Field Operations Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1032

Field Organization Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 378

Field Organization Unit, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978

Field Photographic Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 45

Field Photographic Division, Office of Coordinator of Information, I 313

Field Printing Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Field Procurement Offices, Transportation Corps, II 710

Field Production Operations, Office of the Deputy Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 686

Field Representative, Supervising, Office of the, Interior Department, I 1328

Field Requirements Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 558

Field Requirements Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 548, 552, 558

Field Section, Office of Strategic Services, II 32, 33, 34, 40, 46

Field Service, Division of Information, Office for Emergency Management, I 147, 179

Field Service Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979; Chemical Warfare Service, II 555; Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776; Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401; Production and Marketing Administration, I 991

Field Service Division: Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1441; Ordnance Department, II 479, 480, 485

Field Service Group, Transportation Corps, II 682

Field Service Office: Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 286, 302, 304, 305, II 189a, 227; War Production Board, I 689

Field Service Section: Matériel Division, Army Air Forces, II 292, 321d; National Resources Planning Board, I 128

Field Services Branch, Retraining and Reemployment Administration, I 1497

Field Supervision, Bureau of Ships, II 991

Field Supervision Branch: Medical Department, II 618; Chemical Warfare Service, II 548

Field Survey Branch, Medical Department, II 656

Field Training Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 559

Fifteenth Air Force, II 1147, 1173, 1174, 1176

Fifteenth Army, II 1132, 1136

Fifteenth Army Group, II 1163, 1164

Fifteenth Naval District, II 1072, 1109

Fifth Air Force, II 1243, 1249: Headquarters Advanced Echelon, II 1249

Fifth Amphibious Corps, Pacific, II 1234

Fifth Amphibious Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1219

Fifth Army. II 446. 491, 1138, 1159, 1161, 1163, 1164, 1172; Chief of Staff, II 1164; Chief Quartermaster, II 446

Fifth column activities, in enemy or enemy-occupied countries, II 60, 61. See also Resistance groups and Subversive activities.

Fifth Fleet. II 1224, 122 7-1228, 1232

Fifth Naval District, II 1072, 1103; Commandant, II 1122

Fighter airplanes. II 317, 321a. 321e, 327-327c, 332, 335, 693, 1175; groups, II 346a, 346c, 1146; maintenance units, II 346b, 346c; tactics, II 283, 333. See also Matériel, air; Pilots, air; and Air support.

Fighter Command School, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 332

Fighter Command, XII, Twelfth Air Force, II 1172

Fighter Commands, Army Air Forces, II 327b, 327c

Fighter Wing, 87th, II 1172

Fiji Islands, II 1216, 1241

Filariasis, I 1674, 1675, II 901

Filipino Rehabilitation Commission, I 25, 75, 1800

Filipinos, I 73. See also Philippines.

Film Boards of Review, Office of Censorship, I 490

Film Unit. Office for Emergency Management, I 884

Final Guarantee Survey Boards, Maritime Commission. I 1592

Finance. I 122, 198, 629, 1042, 1196, 1198, 1231, 1549; congressional committees concerned with, I 18, 44, 52, 85; fiscal programs, I 114-125, 1194-1251; foreign, I 370, 1014, 1744, 1783; international, I 1102, 1102c, 1102h, 1111, 1140, 1234-1251

Finance and Accounting Section, Corps of Engineers, II 498

Finance and Credit Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1783

Finance and Insurance, Office of Assistant Administrator for. Veterans' Administration, I 1551-1553

Finance and Material Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1012

Finance and Operating Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911

Finance and Statistics Division: Federal Power Commission, I 1545; Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 443

Finance and Supplies. Office of, Coast Guard, II 1061, 1066

Finance and Supply Division: Medical Department. II 618. 624, 625, 627, 630, 631: Selective Service System, I 207

Finance and Supply, Office of, Coast Guard, II 1066

Finance and Supply Service, Medical Department, II 625, 630

Finance Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188

Finance, Bureau of, War Production Board, I 527

Finance, Chief of, Army Service Forces, I 207, II 717, 718, 725; Office of, II 548, 717, 718, 729

Finance Department, Army, II 717-733; Office of the Fiscal Director, II 718-724; field agencies, II 725-732

Finance Disbursing Sections, Finance Department, II 718, 733

Finance Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 892, 893; Bureau of Ships, II 993; Maritime Commission, I 1586, 1623, 1624; Medical Department, II 617, 618; Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 303; War Food Administration, I 980; War Shipping Administration, I 711

Finance Group, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 955-960

Finance, Office of, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018

Finance Office, U.S. Army, Washington, D. C, II 725

Finance Officers, Agent, Finance Department, II 718

Finance Offices, U.S. Army, II 421, 718, 731, 733

Finance Replacement Training Center, Finance Department, II 726

Finance Schools, Finance Department, II 726

Finance Section: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1012; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; War Shipping Administration, I 784

Finance, Senate Committee on, I 4, 5, 13, 44, 52, 1232, 1539

Finance Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1552

Finance Training Centers, Finance Department, II 726

Financial Adviser, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1156

Financial Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1140

Financial Analysis Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Financial and Development Policy, Office of, State Department, I 1128, 1132, 1138, 1140

Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, Inter-American, I 316, 1783-1785

Financial and Monetary Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1134, 1135, 1140

Financial Branch: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Financial Control, Committee on, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1797

Financial Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 974; Bureau of Ordnance, II 919; State Department, I 1140

Financial Policy Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1078

Financial records, Army, II 718

Financial Reporting Division, Office of Price Administration, I 393, 396

Financial Reports Division, Treasury Department, I 1202

Financial Services Division, Special, Finance Department, II 722, 724

Finger printing, I 1289, 1292, 1567; of aliens, I 1294, 1306

Finland, I 14, 1035, 1120

Fir, I 561, 650, 1095

Fire Control Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Fire-control equipment, I 289; for airplane weapons, II 222, 321a, 321e, 916, 921; for ground weapons, II 471, 476; for naval guns, II 920-923. See also Direction finders, Guns, and other specific items.

Fire Control Suboffice, Ordnance Department, II 476

Fire Council, Federal, II 388

Fire Equipment Branch, Purchases Division, Office of Production Management, I 233

Fire-Fighting Equipment Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 663

Fire Fly Project, I 1387

Fire Prevention Branch, Office of the Provost Marshal General, II 784

Fire protection

Fire Protection Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Fire Underwriters, National Board of, I 663

First aid: kits and supplies, I 785, 1393, II 613; training, I 258, 1347, 1653

First Air Force, II 307, 327a-327c, 341, 1087

First Airborne Task Force, II 1137

First Allied Airborne Army, II 1145

I Armored Corps, II 1138, 1161

First Army, II 1085, 1086, 1131, 1132, 1133, 1135, 1136, 1150

I Concentration Command, Army Air Force, II 341

First Corps, Provisional, II 1116

First Fleet, II 1224, 1225

First Infantry Division, II 1116

First Marine Division, II 1116

First Naval District, II 1072, 1103

1st Special Service Force, Army Ground Forces, II 384

I Troop Carrier Command, Army Air Forces, II 305, 328, 333

First U.S. Army Group, II, 1131, 1132, 1133

First Wing, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

Fiscal Affairs, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 747-754, 760, 761

Fiscal and Budget Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1164

Fiscal and Planning Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 548, 558

Fiscal and Shipping Relations, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 747

Fiscal Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 498; G-4, War Department General Staff, II 193; Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Fiscal Control Branch, Finance Department, II 718

Fiscal Director, Office of the: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 951968; Finance Department, II 718724; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 137a, 303, 411b, 421, 430, 454, 548, 717, 718-724, 725 729, 731, 733, 766; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 798, 1012; Signal Corps, II 579

Fiscal Director Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141

Fiscal Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 974; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1012; Bureau of the Budget, I 122; Chemical Warfare Service, II 548; Corps of Engineers, II 498; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 303; Headquarters Services of Supply, II 214, 717, 718, 776; Medical Department, II 618; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257; Ordnance Department, II 454; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1218; Quartermaster Corps, II 430; Signal Corps, II 578, 579; Transportation Corps, II 675, 684; War Shipping Administration, I 710

Fiscal Law and Regulations Branch, Office of the Fiscal Director, II 718

Fiscal Planning Branch, War Production Board, I 557

Fiscal Procedures Branch, Finance Department, II 721

Fiscal Section, Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 733, 1185

Fiscal Sections, Finance Department, II 733

Fiscal Service, Treasury Department, I 1199

Fischer process, I 65

Fish, I 383a, 383c, 1369, 1370, 1532, 1746

Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior Department, I 1325, 1369, II 893; Director, I 1370

Fisheries, I 12, 70, 1141, 1324, 1369-1371, 1514; Atlantic and Caribbean, I 1369, 1744, 1785, 1779; industry, I 70, 1212, 1370, 1371, 1426

Fisheries, Bureau of, Interior Department, I 1369

Fisheries Committee, War Production Board, I 1370

Fisheries, Coordinator of, I 1325, 1370

Fisheries, House Committee on Merchant Marine and, I 70

Fisheries Resources, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1514

Fishery Coordination, Office of, Interior Department, I 1370-1371

Fitzsimmons General Hospital, II 640

5303d Headquarters and Headquarters Company (Provisional) Area Command, II. S. Army Forces, China-Burma-India, II 1193

5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), Southeast Asia Command, II 1194

5332d Brigade (Provisional), Southeast Asia Command, II 1193

Flag Commands, records of, II 794a

Flags, II 431a

Flame arresters, I 1464

Flame proofing, I 1409

Flame throwers, I 289, II 544, 555

Flanders, Ralph E., I 921

Flannagan, John W., Jr., I 55

Fleet. See United States Fleet.

Fleet Air Base, Reykjavik, II 1121

Fleet Air Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Fleet Air Norfolk, Atlantic Fleet, II 1117

Fleet Air Quonset, Atlantic Fleet, II 1117

Fleet Air Wing Eleven, Atlantic Fleet, II 1107

Fleet Air Wing Fifteen, Moroccan. Sea Frontier, II 1180

Fleet Air Wings: Atlantic Fleet, II 1117; Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Fleet and Industrial Facilities Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Fleet Maintenance Division: Bureau of Ordnance, II 922, 923; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 865, 866, 874, 1000

Fleet Marine Force, II 1043, 1054; Pacific, II 1040, 1219, 1234

Fleet Operational Training Command: Atlantic Fleet, II 1114, 1115, 1116; Pacific Fleet, II 1221

Fleet Post Office, II 802

Fleet post offices, I 1316, II 849, 1050, 1081, 1083; San Francisco, II 849, 1050. See also Postal services, military, Navy.

Fleet Reserve, II 1018, 1021

Fleet Service schools, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Fleet Sonar School, Key West, Fla., II 1115

Fleet Training Division, U.S. Fleet, II 883 Fleets, II 799, 882. See also individual fleets.

Fleets and Task Forces, Pacific Fleet, II 1224-1233

Fleming, Philip B., I 1099, 1696

Flemming, Arthur S., I 1521

Fletcher, Frank J., II 1124, 1212, 1242

Flexible Gunnery Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 278

Flight Control Command, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309, 339, 344

Flight Control, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 344

Flight Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 859

Flight Information Security Committee, Joint Army-Navy, II 102, 179a, 853

Flight Operations Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 280

Flight Service, Army Air Forces, II 280, 344

Flight strips, I 1703

Flood Control Division, Corps of Engineers, II 531

Floods, 1 987 control, I 33, 993, 1562, 1563; facilities built by Corps of Engineers, II 493, 494, 497, 528, 530, 531, 538; real estate for, II 519, 520, 772

Flooring, I 649; finishing industry, I 656

Florida, I 12, 69, II 90, 116, 122

Florida Board, Army-Navy, II 122

Flotation Equipment Consulting Technical Committee, I 523

Flour milling, I 1532, 1635

Fluoroscopes, I 604

Fluorspar, I 679

Fly, James Lawrence, I 1566

Flying Evaluation Board, Army Air Forces, II 323d

Flying Safety: Directorate for, Army Air Forces, II 309; Office of, Army Air Forces, II 309, 334, 344

Flying Tigers, China Theater, II 1189, 1211

Flying Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323, 323a, 323c, 323d

Flying Training Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 278

Flying Training Wing, AAF Training Command, II 324

Foggia, Italy, II 1176

Foley, Raymond M., I 1725

Folger, James C, I 684

Food, I 120, 159, 170, 174, 804, 812, 951-954, 958, 969, 970, 989, 1047, 1261 1332, 1333, 1371, 1532

Food Advisory Committee, I 433, 952, 963, 1385

Food Allocation Committee, Interagency, I 963

Food and Agricultural Machinery Branch, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 439

Food and Agriculture, United Nations Conference on, I 952

Food and Agriculture Organization, United Nations, I 14, 56, 952, 1111, 1112, 1796

Food and Drug Administration, Federal Security Agency, I 1686-1687

Food and Nutrition Board, National Research Council, I 970, 977, 1514

Food and Nutrition, Committee on, I 419

Food and Nutrition Division, Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics, I 1411

Food Board, Combined. See Combined Food Board.

Food Consultant: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014; War Production Board, I 508

Food Consumption Levels in the U.S., Canada, and the United Kingdom, Special Joint Committee on, I 1746

Food Control, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 732, 742

Food Control Section, War Shipping Administration, I 733

Food Distribution Administration, Agriculture Department, I 75, 418, 655, 951, 960, 962-965, 972, 976, 982, 988, 1333, 1385; Director of, I 953, 963, 961

Food Distribution Programs Branch, Production and Marketing Administration, I 977

Food Division, War Production Board, I 655

Food Enforcement Division, Office of Price Administration, I 399

"Food Fights for Freedom": campaign, I 977, 1402, 1420; motion picture, I 951a; programs, I 1403, 1420

Food for Workers, Interagency Committee on, I 965, 977

Food, Gasoline, and Rationing, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 878

Food Habits, Committee on, National Research Council, I 419, 977, 1513

Food Importation Committee, Interagency, I 959, 982

Food Price Division, Office of Price Administration, I 383a

Food processing industry, I 655, 742, 961, 968, 981, 988, 1369, 1370, 1400, 1405, 1562, 1564, 1742; equipment, facilities, and machinery, I 655, 662, 960, 966, 968, 970, 972, 977, 988, 1405, 1776; manpower, I 839, 970, 972

Food Processing Machinery Section, War Production Board, I 960

Food Procurement Committee, Interagency, I 964, 967

Food Production Administration, I 951, 960, 982, 983, 987, 988, 989, 991, 993, 994, 1385, 1421

Food Production and Distribution, Administration of, I 951, 960, 981, 983, 989, 990, 991

Food Production, Director of, War Food Administration, I 983

Food Programs Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Food Programs, Office of, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1010, 1028

Food Rationing Division, Office of Price Administration, I 390, 967

Food Requirements and Allocations Committee, War Food Administration, I 593, 723, 959, 963, 969, 984, 985, 1746

Food Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 505, 698, 963, 1385

Food Requirements, London Conference on Postwar, I 952

Food Resources of Coastal Waters, Committee on Research on, National Research Council, I 1514

Food Resources, the Nation's, Interdepartmental Conference Committee on, I 173

Food Section: Consumer Goods Division, War Production Board, I 960; Procurement Policy Division, War Production Board, I 960

Food Supplies, European, Combined Working Party on, I 1035, 1799

Food Supply Branch, Office of Production Management, I 233

Food Supply Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 323, 324

Footwear, I 388, 390, 1515, 1768, 1796. See also Shoes.

Footwear, Leather, and Hides Committee, Combined, I 1749, 1760, 1768

Forage, I 1378, II 643

Force 141, Mediterranean Theater, II 1163

Force 343, Mediterranean Theater, II 1138

Forecast Branch, Weather Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 286

Foreign Activity Correlation, Division of, State Department, I 57, 1102, 1108, 1162

Foreign Affairs, House Committee on, I 55, 1800

Foreign agents, I 493, 1274, 1290; registration, I 15, 54, 106, 1102, 1102b, 1162, 1258, 1279, 1284, 1309

Foreign Agents Registration Section, Justice Department, I 1284

Foreign Agricultural Relations, Office of, Agriculture Department, I 982. 14 18, 1779, 1799; Director, I 187

Foreign Aid Branch, Medical Department, II 627

Foreign and Domestic Commerce, Bureau of, I 85, 133, 446, 642, 672, 1434-1441; Assistant Director, I 187; Director, I 1435

Foreign Assignments Branch, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Foreign Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Foreign Broadcast Intelligence Service, Federal Communications Commission, I 83, 906, 1573, II 179, 181, 422

Foreign Broadcast Monitoring Service, Federal Communications Commission, I 1573

Foreign Buildings Operations, Division of, State Department, I 1178

Foreign Charters and Ship Warrants, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 731

Foreign Claims Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Foreign Claims Commissions, I 50, II 776, 1088, 1204

Foreign Commercial Policy Section, Treasury Department, I 1237

Foreign Commodities Purchase Program, Commodity Credit Corporation, I 981

Foreign Crude Coordination Committee, I 923

Foreign Development Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014

Foreign Division: Petroleum Administration for War, I 947, 948, 949: War Production Board, I 572, 1027, 1075, 1754, 1760: War Shipping Administration, I 776

Foreign Economic Administration. I 1010-1046; Administrator, I 506, 1011-1021, 1032, 1055, 1060, 1780: Office of the General Counsel. I 1020; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 152, 335, 353, 474, 566, 572, 593, 603, 646, 680, 701. 734, 750, 948, 952, 974, 981, 1006, 1007, 1062, 1063: relations with military agencies, II 16, 125, 137, 390, 411, 437, 814, 932, 944, 1184, 1187; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 16, 56, 84, 1102. 1102i, 1106. 1132, 1137, 1182, 1212, 1235, 1252. 1418, 1426, 1434, 1437, 1441, 1464, 1539, 1578: representation on civilian agencies, I 143, 326, 480, 567, 594, 595, 632, 639, 642, 644, 672, 673, 735, 924-928, 982, 1047, 1054, 1057, 1131, 1188, 1189: representation on international agencies, I 1742, 1747, 1748. 1753, 1763, 1765, 1767-1769. 1773, 1775, 1782, 1796, 1799

Foreign Economic Administration Mission in the Middle East, I 1040

Foreign Economic and Liquidation Service, Interim, State Department, I 1128

Foreign Economic Coordination, Office of, State Department, I 1010, 1031, 1102, 1128, 1130

Foreign Economic Data, Committee on the Acquisition of, I 329

Foreign exchange, I 326, 1136a, 1235-1237, 1241, 1242, 1244, 1437

Foreign Exchange and Controls Section, Treasury Department, I 1241

Foreign Experts, Survey of, II 269

Foreign Field Missions: Board of Economic Warfare, I 465; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1039, 1040

Foreign Finance Committee, I 1014

Foreign Finance Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 932

Foreign Financial Branch, War Department General Staff, II 213

Foreign Fiscal Affairs Branch, Office of the Fiscal Director, II 718

Foreign funds: controls, I 828, 1136a, 1140, 1194, 1211, 1231, 1240, 1244-1249, 1281, II 779; lifting of restrictions, I 1242, 1245

Foreign Funds Control, Treasury Department, I 796, 800, 1203, 1211, 1212, 1231, 1235, 1241, 1243, 1244-1249, 1531; Director, I 1244; field offices, I 1249

Foreign Funds Control, Assistant Secretary in Charge of Monetary Research and, Treasury Department, I 1234-1249

Foreign Funds Control, Division of, State Department, I 1130

Foreign Industrial Information Branch,

Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390B

Foreign Information Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Foreign Information Service Branch, Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 312, 427, 867, 898

Foreign labor, importation of, I 27, 28, 42, 67, 836, 952, 1143, 1295

Foreign Labor Market Section, War Manpower Commission, I 830

Foreign Language Press Section, Justice Department, I 1279

Foreign languages, II 756; broadcasts in, I 489. See also individual languages.

Foreign Liaison and Defense Aid Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 920

Foreign Liaison Branch: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 246; Office of the Secretary of War, II 149

Foreign Liaison Divisions, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438

Foreign Liaison Office: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 280; Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 1031

Foreign Liquidation, Office of, State Department. I 90, 1016, 1040, 1128, 1591, II 125

Foreign Materials, Interdepartmental Committee for the Acquisition of, I 1485

Foreign Ministers, Council of, I 14, 1795

Foreign Morale Analysis Division, Office of War Information, I 907

Foreign Nationalities Branch: Office of Strategic Services, II 56, 57; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 311, II 53

Foreign nations, I 314, 316, 880, 906, 918, 1011, 1013, 1014, 1022, 1045, 1102d, 1116, 1202, 1292, 1414, 1418, 1473-1475, 1486, 1485, 1542, 1766. 1790; financial affairs, I 433, 1140, 1194, 1200, 1209, 1211, 1235, 1237, 1238, 1241, 1242; health and medicine, I 1516, 1654, 1660, 1796; industries and labor, I 227, 310, 459, 572, 1024, 1025, 1495, 1539; military aircraft, II 77, 280; military personnel in the U.S., II 77, 78, 80, 113, 618, 956, 959; nationals in U.S. Army, I 1294, II 740; petroleum in, I 923, 947, 1026; postal and other communications with, I 484-494, 1311, 1317, 1570; relief and rehabilitation, I 27, 1093, 1796-1798; rent control and rationing in, I 384, 387; requirements of, I 235, 449, 508, 534, 566, 569, 572, 641, 646, 666, 675, 959, 1014, 1025, 1438; trade of, I 1033, 1038, 1238, 1282, 1437. See also Broadcasts, Foreign agents, Foreign trade, Lend-lease, Liberated areas, Missions, Occupied areas, Transportation, and individual nations.

Foreign News Bureau, Office of War Information, I 881

Foreign Oil Committee, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1026

Foreign Operations Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 932, 947, 949

Foreign Ordnance Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Foreign outposts, Office of War Information, I 867, 898, 902, 908, 911, 914, 916, 918, 919, 1152; communications with, I 904, 905. 906, 909

Foreign Petroleum Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 334, 925, 927, 928

Foreign Petroleum Materials Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 927, 928, 938

Foreign Petroleum Requirements Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 928, 948

Foreign policy, I 1102. 1102f. II 845

Foreign Press Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181, 187b

Foreign Procurement and Development Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1024

Foreign Production Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 947

Foreign Publications, Interdepartmental Committee for the Acquisition of, I 91, 801, 1435, II 56, 186

Foreign Purchases and Importation, Committee on, I 981, 982

Foreign Quarantine Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1664

Foreign Refining Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 927, 948

Foreign Relations: Advisory Committee on Problems of, I 1111; Council on, I 1111; Senate Committee on, I 14, 46, 1800

Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations. Office of, State Department, I 438: 446, 1010, 1015, 1106, 1130, 1796; General Counsel, I 1106

Foreign Repairs and Salvage. Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 759

Foreign Requirements Committee, Interdepartmental, I 446, 449, 698

Foreign Section Operations Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Foreign Service, State Department, I 14, 1102, 1119, 1137, 1146, 1147, 1157, 1158, 1160, 1167, 1169, 1180, 1182-1193, 1418, II 779; Board of Examiners for, I 1175

Foreign Service Administration, Division of, State Department, I 1172, 1176, 1178

Foreign Service Administration, Office of, State Department. I 1172, 1173

Foreign Service Auxiliary, State Department. I 1182

Foreign Service Boards, State Department. I 1175

Foreign Service Buildings Commission, State Department, I 1178

Foreign Service Concentration Command, Army Air Forces, II 341

Foreign Service Division: Office of War Information, I 908: War Shipping Administration, I 730, 765

Foreign Service Inspectors, Corps of, State Department, I 1172

Foreign Service Institute, State Department, I 1175

Foreign Service, Office of the, State Department, I 1110, 1172-1181

Foreign Service Officers Training School Board, State Department, I 1175

Foreign Service Personnel: Board of, State Department, I 1175, 1177; Division of, State Department, I 1172, 1177

Foreign Service Planning, Division of, State Department, I 1179

Foreign Service Reporting, Division of, State Department, I 1181

Foreign Shipments, Interagency Committee on, I 1055

Foreign Sources Division, Office of War Information, I 881

Foreign Stabilization Fund, I 1236

Foreign Supply and Distribution Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 949

Foreign Synthetic Liquid Fuels Division, Interior Department, I 1342

Foreign Terminals Clearance Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1591

Foreign Territories, Office of, Division of European Affairs. State Department, I 1102, 1121

Foreign trade, I 85, 166, 326, 381, 443, 445-465, 952, 980, 1128-1131, 1138-1143, 1238, 1282, 1429, 1436, 1496, 1784

Foreign Trade Division, Bureau of the Census, I 1433

Foreign Trade Technical Services Branch, Board of Economic Warfare, I 457

Foreign Trade Zones Board, Commerce Department, I 1429; Chairman, I 1427

Foreign Transactions and Reports, Clearing Office for, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1013, 1252

Forest Fire Control Program, Agriculture Department, I 1387

Forest Fire Fighters Service, Office of Civilian Defense, I 1330

Forest products, I 1093, 1386, 1388, 1778, II 820; in Latin America, I 1635, 1785; liquid fuels from, I 1342; research on, I 1386, 1393. See also Lumber and Pulpwood.

Forest Products Bureau, War Production Board, 1 646, 647

Forest Products Laboratory, Agriculture Department, I 1393

Forest Products Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1778

Forest Service, Agriculture Department, I 953, 1386-1393

Forestry, I 55, 163, 210, 1330, 1376, 1386, 1653, II 543

Forestry, Division of, Interior Department, I 1376

Forests. I 21; Latin America and Canada, I 1389, 1774; national I 53, 1386, 1390, 1391; protection, I . 266, 268, 878, 1387, 1653; use and management, I 1383, 1386

Forge and foundry industry, I 564, 621, 664, 1469, 1488

Forgery, I 1211

Formio-Anzio Area, Bombardments, II 1153

Formosa, II 1211

Forms control, Army, II 145, 452, 496, 673, 737

Forms, Research, and Design Unit, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 930

Forrestal, James V., II 795

Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter, I 73, 162, 804, 811, 815

Fortification Design, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1510

Fortifications, inventions pertaining to, I 1431

Forwarding, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1631 Foundry: processes, I 1469; troop units, II 543. See also Forge and foundry industry.

4-H Clubs, I 990

475th Infantry Regiment, Southeast Asia Command, II 1193

Four-Year Committee, U.S. Military Academy, II 251

Fourteenth Air Force, II 1197, 1210, 1211

Fourteenth Naval District, II 1072, 1230

Fourth Air Force, II 307, 327a-327c, 333, 341, 1095

Fourth Antiaircraft Command, II 1095

Fourth Army, II 374a, 1085, 1094, 1095

Fourth Fleet, II 1123

Fourth Naval District, II 988, 1072, 1103

Fourth Wing, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

France, I 52, 166, 276, 905, 1120, 1282, 1500, II 1, 124, 1128, 1133, 1144, 1147, 1155, 1163, 1164, 1177, 1178; coal mining, I 1773, II 435; colonial possessions, I 1037, 1122, 1134, II 1091, 1093; combat operations in, II 543, 1131-1138, 1145, 1148-1150, 1172, 1178, 1179; currency and coinage, I 1208, 1209; missions to, I 438, II 1129; part in prosecution of war criminals, I 1064, 1802; U.S. Army installations in, II 1142, 1144, 1165, 1177. See also Algeria, French Army, French language, and Morocco.

France, Mission to, II 1129

Frank, Jerome N., I 1578

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, I 113, 136, 155, 165, 1195, 1576

Fraud, I 40, 107, 978, 1263, 1269, 1270, 1275, 1277, 1548, 1726, II 455, 777

Free Gunnery, Aviation, Joint Army-Navy Standardization Committee for, II 115

Freedom of Information Committee, State Department, I 1152

Freight, I 31, 448, 466, 479, 591, 764, 790, 1528, 1582, 1710 cars, I 141, 475, 588, 590, 1528 cross-hauling, I 479, 481, 1528, 1743 military, II 394, 452, 505, 508, 578, 673. 691, 694-696, 700, 706, 947, 956; expediting, II 688, 697, 698, 704, 707; rates, II 698, 700, 950; routing, II 696, 698, 944, 950 rates, I 383b, 383c, 476, 753, 960, 973 storage, I 474, II 696, 703, 705 See also Cargo and Railroads.

Freight Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

Freight Car Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Traffic Requirements and Priorities Committee, I 590

Freight Rates and Surcharges, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 751

Freight Traffic Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

French Air Force in the, Mediterranean, II 257b

French Army, II 182, 1130, 1137, 1156, 1162, 1163, 1169

French Committee of National Liberation, I 1782

French Corps, Mediterranean Theater, II 1164

French Division: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035; Office of War Information, I 917

French Guiana, U.S. Army Forces, II 1093. See also Guianas.

French Indo-China, I 1037, II 1211

French language, I 917, II 245b, 246

French Military Mission, II 1

Freon Allocations Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 662

Frequency Allocation and Call Sign Committee, Combined Communications Board, II 576a

Frequency Allocation and Treaty Division, Federal Communications Commission, I 1570

Friends of Democracy, I 88

Frontier Defense Sectors, Defense Commands, II 1087

Fruit and Vegetable Branch, War Food Administration, I 966

Fruit and Vegetable Procurement Board, War Food Administration, I 967

Fruits, I 89, 966, 967, 1400, 1409, 1416, 1746: citrus, I 1400, 1417; price control, I 383a, 383c

Fuel and Allocations Branch, War Production Board, I 525

Fuel and Consumer Goods Enforcement Division, Office of Price Administration, I 399

Fuel and Oil, Special Assistant for, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 971

Fuel and Transportation Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 944

Fuel Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 944

Fuel oil. I 40, 65, 275, 878; military needs, I 41, 939; rationing, I 41, 388, 390, 506, 1724. See also Fuels and Petroleum.

Fuel Price Division, Office of Price Administration, I 51

Fuel Yards, Treasury Department, I 1223

Fuels, I 159, 629, 734, 750, 1102h, 1261, 1324, 1340, 1374, 1375, 1386, 1542, 1796 colloidal. I 942

Fuels and Construction Materials Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 435

Fuels and Explosives Branch, Interior Department, I 1341-1345

Fuels and Heavy Equipment Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 435

Fuels and Lubricants Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 435

Fuels and Utilization Division, Interior Department, I 1343

Fuels in Areas West of the Mississippi River, Senate Special Committee to Investigate Production, Transportation, and Use of, I 43

Fuller, S. R., Jr., I 226

Fullmer, Hampton P., I 55

Fumigation, II 447, 653, 658

Functional Division, Civil Affairs Staging and Holding Area, War Department General Staff, II 254

Funerals. See Burials.

Fungicides, I 641

Furlong, William R., II 916

Furnaces, I 664

Furniture, I 233, 383a, 383c, 537, 654, 1429, 1532

Furniture Repair Shop, Treasury Department, I 1223

Furs and pelts, I 383a, 383c, 657, 1369, 1405, 1411

Future Plans Section, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Fuzes, II 189a, 377, 916; research and development, I 276, 284, 289, 1471, II 471

G-1. See Personnel Division, War Department General Staff.

G-1 Section: Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 354; Marine Corps, II 1043

G-2. See Military Intelligence Division, War Department General Staff.

G-2 Section: Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 355; Headquarters Fourth Army, II 1094; Marine Corps, II 1043; United States Army Forces Pacific Ocean Areas, II 1236

G-3. See Organization and Training Division, War Department General Staff.

G-3 Section: Fifteenth Army Group, II 1163; Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356; Marine Corps, II 1043

G-4. See Supply Division, War Department General Staff.

G-4 Section: Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 357; Marine Corps, II 1043; U.S. Forces in the Far East [Philippines], II 1213

G-5 Section: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1156, 1159; Headquarters Fifth Army, II 1164

GFE Depots. Air Technical Service Command, II 322a

GHQ. See General Headquarters U.S. Army.

GHQ AFPAC. See United States Army Forces, Pacific, General Headquarters.

GHQ SWPA. See Southwest Pacific Area, General Headquarters.

Gabrielson, Ira N., I 1370

Gages, I 664, 1463, II 475, 555, 926

Galapagos Islands, I 1045

Gallium, I 680

Gamble, Theodore R., I 250

Garbage, I 1699, 1700

Garden City, N.Y., Naval Records Management Center, II 794a

Garrison, Lloyd K., I 495

Gas

Gas engines, I 659, 667

Gas Mask Industry Technical Committee, I 523

Gas masks, I 523, II 333, 544, 555, 558

Gas, Subcommittee on, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264

Gas warfare, II 543-545, 560, 569; casualties, I 296, 1516, 1687; civilian defense against, I 258, 264, 265, 267, 274; research on, I 185, 289, 296, 1516, 1686, 1687. See also Chemical warfare.

Gasoline, I 923, 943, 1703, II 1208

Gasoline and Fuel-oil Shortages, Senate Special Committee to Investigate, I 41

Gasser Board, II 171. 212, 257a

Gatch, Thomas L., II 807

Gates, Artemus L., II 795

Gauges. See Gages.

Gauge Suboffices, Ordnance Department, II 475

Gavagan, Joseph A., I 68 Gears, I 667

General Accounting Office, I 95-103, 1094, 1200, 1250, 1423, 1624, II 521, 722, 728, 809, 957, 954; Chief Clerk, I 96; General Counsel, I 96

General Accounts and Reports Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 548

General Administrative Services Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 428

General Areas Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456

General Board: Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 829, 874, 994; U.S. Forces in the European Theater, II 178, 181, 189, 204, 384, 400, 401, 569, 733, 749, 762, 1083, 1139

General Commodities Branch, Board of Economic Warfare, I 454

General Commodities Division: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1024; War Production Board, I 538, 960

General Commodities Purchase Program, I 981

General Council, War Department, II 167

General Crimes Section, Justice Department, I 1273

General Depots Division, Services of Supply, II 416

General Division, Office of Education, I 1678

General Economic Outlook Conference, I 1417

General Economics and Planning Staff, War Production Board, I 612, 1074

General Equipment Priority Committee, I 233

General Headquarters Air Force. See Air Force, General Headquarters.

General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 164, 197, 253, 347, 352, 353, 420, 1085, 1091

General Hospitals, Army, II 616, 645, 667 General Intelligence Unit, Economic Warfare Division, London Embassy, I 1190

General Items Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 506

General Land Office, Interior Department, I 1325, 13 72-1373; Assistant Commissioner, I 1329

General Law Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 810

General Maximum Price Regulation, I 361, 380, 397; protests against, I 383c

General Office, Ordnance Department, II 451

General Officers, Board for Appointment of, II 740

General Officers Branch. G-1, War Department General Staff, II 176

General Production Urgency List, I 540

General Products Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1025

General Planning Branch, Research and Development Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 409

General Purchasing Agent: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1140; Services of Supply, China Theater, II 1208

General Purchasing Board, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1158

General Review Board, War Assets Administration, I 1096

General Services Branch, Transportation Corps, II 700

General Services Administration. I 1574, 1696; Administrator, I 1059

General Services, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 375, 380, 393

General Staff. See War Department, General Staff.

General-staff divisions: Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127; War Department General Staff, II 170-203

General Statistics Staff, War Production Board, I 615

General Stock Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942

General Stores Supply Office, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942

General Supply Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 438

General Supply Division, Ordnance Department, II 481

General Traffic Branch, Transportation Corps, II 700

Generators, I 1542; electric, I 662, II 990, 996; steam, I 1563; turbo, I 1761. See also Electric power and Power.

Geneva Conventions of 1929, II 783, 789

Geodesy Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 1457

Geodetic Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 512

Geographer, Office of, State Department, I 1155

Geographers, I 1517, II 540

Geographic Profession, Committee on Manpower in the, National Research Council, I 1517

Geographical Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188

Geographical Names, U.S. Board on, Interior Department, I 1325, 1328, 1339

Geographical Section, Allied, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Geography, I 1339, 1500, 1517. See also Maps.

Geography and Cartography, Division of, State Department, I 1102a, 1155

Geography, Division of, Interior Department, I 1339

Geologic Branch, Geological Survey, I 1374, 1375

Geological Personnel, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1517

Geological Survey, Interior Department, I 65, 446, 604, 672, 681, 1325, 1374, 1375, II 512, 827, 967

Geological surveys, Corps of Engineers, II 530

Geologists, I 1517, II 540

Geology, I 1500, 1517

Geology and Geography, Division of, National Research Council, I 1517

Geomagnetism and Seismology Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 1454

George, Walter F., I 13, 14, 29, 44

German-American Bund, I 79, 791b

German Army, II 179b, 431e, 799, 1137; officers, II 187e; prisoners of war in U.S., II 790. See also Prisoners of war.

German Committee, Office of War Information, I 899

German language, II 245b, 246; newspapers, for prisoners of war, II 791

German Military Reports Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

German Postal Unit, Hearne, Tex., II 790

German saboteurs, I 105, 155, II 765

German Saboteurs, Military Commission of July 2, 1942, to Try, I 155, II 765

Germany, I 16, 51, 91, 107, 468, 1120, 1124, 1282, 1578, II 28, 435, 779, 790, 1141, 1146, 1152, 1173, 1177; atrocities in France, II 1128; bombing of, I 1026, 1190, II 124, 296, 1146, 1147, 1173; combat operations in, II 1131, 1133-1135, 1137, 1138, 1145; concentration camps, I 7, 162, II 779; economic conditions in, I 1188, 1190, 1242, 1282, 1773, 1799; foreign relations, I 1102f; military government and civil affairs, I 40, 919, II 30, 1133, 1134; military intelligence on, II 179b, 187b, 187d, 187e, 189a, 338, 469, 560, 576, 576c, 658, 1185; persecutions in, I 7, 162, 1790; records, captured, I 1474, II 124, 187d, 187e, 431a, 440, 743, 1127; refugee camps in, I 1796, 1796a; submarines and ships, I 609, 1264, II 1106, 1119, 1152; surrender and occupation, I 905, 1047, 1795, II 1131, 1132, 1134, 1138, 1155, 1164, 1175; technical progress, I 521, 1342, 1468, 1474; U.S. Armies in, II 1132-1138; V-weapons, II 1128; war crimes, I 1064, II 764; wartime controls in, I 389, 830. See also Enemy matériel and equipment, German Army, and German language.

Germany, Allied Control Council for, I 1120

Germany, American Military Government in, I 1064

Germany, Informal Policy Committee on, I 1120

Gerow, Leonard T., II 1136

Ghormley, Robert L., II 1152, 1239

Gibbins, Henry, II 427

Gibbs, W. F., I 565

Giegengack, Augustus E., I 92

Gifts to the Government, I 1201, 1231, II 720

Gilbert Islands, II 1227, 1228, 1237; Subarea, Pacific Fleet, II 1231

Gill, Corrington, I 159

Gillette, Guy M., I 1062

Gladieux, Bernard L., I 552

Glass, Carter, I 27

Glass, I 289, 643; fibrous, I 640, 669, 678. See also Optical glass.

Glassford, William A., II 1215, 1244

Glider Crew Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 328

Glider Program, Special Assistant for the, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 281

Gliders, I 649, 1449, II 281, 283, 321a, 321e, 322b, 333; naval, I 58; training for, II 324, 371

Gold, I 35, 62, 681, 1231, 1235, 1236, 1238, 1244; mines, I 68, 682, 1209, 1242

Gold and Silver Section (Exchange Stabilization Fund), Treasury Department, I 1236

Goldenrod, I 1392, 1409, 1414

Gondolas, II 670

Goodykoontz, Bess, I 1677

Gordon, Lincoln, I 566, 567

Government Agencies, Division of, War Manpower Commission, I 842

Government Aids, Bureau of, Maritime Commission, I 751

Government Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 210

Government Bureau, War Production Board, I 535

Government buildings, I 17, 23, 61, 266, 1323, 1706-1712

Government corporations. See Corporations, Government.

Government Division, Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 535

Government Employees, Committee on Deferment of, I 821

Government Employees, Review Committee on Deferment of, I 157a, 559, 821, 1050, 1522

Government Films, Coordinator of, I 139, 428, 883, 884, 885

Government Printing Office, I 3, 92-94, 1456, II 756, 889

Government Reports, Office of, I 24, 137-142, 426, 430, 487, 867, 875, 893; Director of, I 427, 486

Government Questionnaires, Advisory Committee on, I 123

Government Vessels Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1596

Governmental Requirements Branch, Office of Production Management, I 246, 535

Governmental Requirements, Bureau of, War Production Board, I 535

Governments-in-exile, I 438, 1190, 1209

Governments-in-Exile Unit, Liaison With, London Embassy, I 1190

Grain, I 13, 479, 966, 1098, 1215, 1528. See also Corn, Rice, and Wheat.

Grain Products Branch, War Food Administration, I 966

Grand Coulee Dam, I 1328, 1380

Grand River Dam Authority, I 1697

Grants-in-aid to States, I 5, 1491, 1666-1669, 1684, 1685, 1688

Graphics, I 146, 345, 882, 886, II 150, 851

Graphics and Publications Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 345

Graphics Bureau, Office of War Information, I 882

Graphics Section: Industrial Services Division. Office of the Secretary of War. II 150; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 851

Graphite, I 247, 614, 679, 1636

Graves registration. See Burials, military.

Graves Registration Service, Quartermaster Corps, I 1162, II 440

Gravure, I 645

Grazing, Division of, Interior Department, I 1376

Grazing Service, Interior Department, I 1325, 1372, 1376

Greasing equipment, II 683. See also Lubricants.

Greaseproof and Moisture Vaporproof Materials Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Great Britain. See United Kingdom.

Great Exuma, II 1107

Great Lakes, I 175, 481, 789, 1778

Great Lakes Area, Regional Office, War Shipping Administration, I 789

Great Lakes Carriers, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Great Lakes Division, Corps of Engineers, II 423

Great Lakes Priorities Advisory Committee, I 1435

Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Waterway, I 12, 14, 69

Greece, I 14, 438, 1026, 1123. 1798, II 82, 1154, 1155, 1177; armed forces in Mediterranean Theater, II 1163, 1178; civil affairs, II 30, 1155

Green, Lex, I 59

Green, Theodore Francis, I 29

Green, William, I 921

Greenland, I 1037, II 576d, 1117; Army and air bases in, II 514, 702, 1088; naval defense of, II 1119, 1120; Naval Operating Base, II 1113

Greenland Base Command, Eastern Defense Command, II 1088

Greenland Patrol, Atlantic Fleet, II 1120

Gregory, Edmund B., I 1095, II 427

Grenades, II 376, 448, 471, 477, 555

Grew, Joseph C, I 1107

Gross, C. P., II 672

Ground Adjutant General Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground-Air Support, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 281

Ground Chemical Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground control, aircraft, II 327, 327c, 332, 339, 859, 862

Ground crews, Army Air Forces, II 281, 346b. See also Air bases.

Ground Engineer Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground-Equipment Subcommittee, Joint Munitions Allocations Committee, II 412

Ground Fiscal Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Force Branch, Training Group, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 192

Ground Forces and Service Command Section, War Department Manpower Board, II 212

Ground Historical Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Medical Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Munitions Assignments Committee, Munitions Assignments Board, II 5

Ground Ordnance Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Quartermaster Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Safety Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 267

Ground Signal Agency, Signal Corps, II 604

Ground Signal Equipment Branch, Signal Corps, II 585

Ground Signal Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Special Information Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Statistics Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 359

Ground Surgeon, II 635, 654, 662

Guadalcanal, II 1219, 1239, 1241; Battle of, II 1226; Campaign, II 1212

Guam, I 1642, II 1227, 1228

Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, II 1107

Guantanamo Sector, Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107

Guard Vessels, carrier-plane, II 1117

Guatemala, I 337, 1126, 1127

Guayaquil, I 338

Guayule, I 16, 55, 1045, 1392, 1409, 1641

Guerilla warfare, II 62. See also Resistance groups.

Guffey, Joseph F., I 26

Guianas, I 726, II 1091, 1093, 1099, 1107

Guided missiles, I 289, II 257, 307, 311, 333, 448, 577; research and development, I 1467, 1471, 1533, II 222, 448, 921

Guided Missiles, Jet Propulsion, and Countermeasures Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Guided Missiles Liaison Officer to the Navy, Army Air Forces, II 311

Guided Missiles Subcommittee, Joint Committee on New Weapons and Equipment, II 222

Guides to records, I 1574; Mediterranean Theater, II 1154, 1159, 1165; War Department, II 130b, 131, 132a

Gulf Coast District, War Shipping Administration, I 756

Gulf Coast District Office, War Shipping Administration, I 788

Gulf Coast Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 323a

Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, II 69

Gulf of Mexico, II 1089, 1106, 1113

Gulf Sea Frontier, I 762, II 1106

Gullion, Allen W., II 765, 783

Gun factories, naval, II 916, 925, 926, 1001, 1075

Gunnery: aviation, training, II 115, 277, 278, 323, 323d, 324, 335, 858; Coast Guard, II 1065; naval, II 115, 883; ranges, I 1378, II 294, 335, 345. See also Artillery.

Gunnery, Aviation Free, Joint Army-Navy Standardization Committee for, II 115

Guns, I 1201, II 76, 921-923; barrels, II 920, 926; carriages, II 471, 476; forgings, II 920: housings, II 920, 923; mounts, II 471, 921, 923, 926; production, I 1634, II 476, 926, 1075; range finders, I 289, 1465, 1470, II 923; recoil mechanisms, II 471, 476; research and development. I 289. 1466. 1470, II 471, 476, 921; sights, I 289, 1470, II 76, 376, 377, 380, 381, 471, 476, 923; testing, II 376-381. See also Antiaircraft artillery, Artillery, and Machine guns.

Gyrocompasses, II 994

HOLC. See Home Owners' Loan Corporation.

Haas, Francis J., I 995

Hackworth, Green H., I 1110

Hair, I 1024, 1291, 1635

Haiti, I 517, 1045, 1126, 1127, 1703

Haley, Bernard F., I 1138

Halsey, William, II 1212, 1226, 1239

Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation, II 672, 702

Hanford Engineer Works, Wash., II 539

Hangars, I 58. See also Air bases and Airfields.

Hannegan, Robert E., I 1306

Hansen, Alvin H., I 1779

Harbor craft, I 1761, II 670, 671, 683, 693; operation and maintenance, II 702, 712, 715

Harbor Defense Boards, II 1087

Harbors, I 1616, II 689, 1170

Hard Rubber Consulting Technical Committee, I 523

Hardware, I 648, 661

Harriman, W. Averell, I 152a, 157, 433; Mission in London, I 151a, 1047, 1772

Harris, Charles T., Jr., II 450; Board, II 450

Harrison, Earl G., I 1294, 1790

Harrison, Pat, I 13

Harrison, Ross G., I 1508

Harrison, W. H., 1 230

Harrison, Wallace K., I 315

Hart, Edward J., I 79

Hart, Thomas C, I 8, II 1215

Hartford, Conn., I 693

Haskell, William N., I 258

Hatch, Carl A., I 20, 37

Hawaii, I 25, 59, 517, 852, 1332-1335, 1378, 1667, II 608, 748, 1236; aliens and alien property in, I 791b, 803, 1197, 1296, 1334, II 789, 790; Delegate from, I 59; Director of Land Transportation of, I 483; food and agriculture, I 974, 990, 991, 1413; martial law, I 1280, 1326, 1332; military bases in, I 1445, II 1237; Territorial War Labor Board for, I 504; transportation, I 468, 483. See also Honolulu and Pearl Harbor.

Hawaiian Department, II 494, 1229, 1236; Service Forces, II 1237

Hawaiian Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1230

Hawaiian Sea Frontier, II 1230

Hawaiian Service Command, II 1237

Hawaiian Services of Supply, II 1237

Hawkins, Harry C, I 1138

Hazen, Melvin C, I 1580

Hayden, Carl, I 3

Headquarters Division, Selective Service System, I 207

Health, public, I 174, 211, 258, 263, 270, 989, 1045, 1102g, 1143, 1431, 1491, 1644, 1645, 1650, 1655, 1661, 1666, 1667, 1670, 1678, II 900; centers, I 1699, 1700, 1707; congressional committees concerned with, I 28, 51, 58, 81; evacuees, I 804, 807, 812, 1665; information on, I 204, 212, 878, 1649, 1660; in Latin America, I 321, 322, 341, 356, 1109, 1744, 1783; merchant seamen, I 733, 766, 785; overseas, I 1742, 1796-1797, II 661, 1128, 1159, 1164; problems, I 135, 159, 188, 211, 563; services. I 190, 413-423, 1062, 1645, 1654, 1659, 1667; war workers, I 81, 188, 510, 563, 619, 620, 1340, 1487, 1488, 1496, 1617, 1669, II 206, 624, 650, 658. See also Hospitals, civilian; Medical services; Medicine; and Public Health Service.

Health and Medical Committee: Council of National Defense, I 174, 188, 190, 276, 417; Federal Security Agency, I 1650

Health and Safety Branch, Bureau of Mines, I 1347, 1348

Health and Sanitation Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 322, 324

Health and Welfare, Division of, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 191, 192, 417, 1648

Health and Welfare Section, Consumer Division, Council of National Defense, I 174

Health and Welfare Services, Defense, Office of. See Defense Health and Welfare Services, Office of.

Health Division: Interior Department, I 1347; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

Health Reports Branch, Medical Department, II 648

Health Supplies Branch, Office of Production Management, I 233

Health Supplies Rating Plan, I 663

Health Supplies Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 663

Health, Welfare, and Related Defense Activities, Office of the Coordinator of, I 174, 188, 190-192

Healy, George W., I 876

Hearing Examiners Branch, Office of Alien Property, I 794

Heat and Power, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1464

Heat treating industry, I 656, 664

Heating, I 169, 230, 246, 1088, 1463, 1468; equipment, I 538, 651, 942; plants, II 515, 518, 908, 914. See also Fuels.

Heavy Bombardment Processing Wing, Second Air Force, II 327B

Heavy Mobile Carriage Industry Integration Committee, Ordnance Department, II 474

Helicopters, I 58, 1043, II 858

Heliopolis, Area Office, II 1186

Helium, I 1102c, 1136, 1340, 1341, 1344

Helium Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 981

Helmets, II 76

Hemisphere Communications, Inter-Departmental Committee on, I 316

Hemlock, western, I 649, 650

Hemp, I 966, 1414

Henderson, Charles B., I 1633

Henderson, Leon, I 145, 172, 189, 246, 252, 362, 506, 529

Hendrickson, Roy F., I 961

Henequen, I 455

Hensel, H. Struve, II 795

Heraldic Section, Military Planning Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 431a

Herring, Pendleton, I 120

Hershey, Lewis B., I 204

Hewitt, Henry Kent, II 1179

Hickey, Margaret A., I 819

Hides. See Leather and hides.

Hides and Leather Subcommittee, I 1768

Hides and Leather Mission, I 1768

Hides Mission, I 1768

Hides, Skins and Leather Committee, I 1768

High Explosives Research Division, Interior Department, I 1345

Higher Education Division, Office of Education, I 1680-1682

Highway and River Transport Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 332

Highway Commission, Alaskan International, I 19

Highway Division, Transportation Corps, II 685, 686, 695, 704

Highway Research Board, National Research Council, I 1515

Highway Traffic Advisory Committee, National, I 1703, II 494

Highway transport

Highway Transport Department, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Highways. See Roads.

Hill, A. C. C, Jr., I 529

Hill, Lister, I 24

Hillman, Sidney, I 171, 221, 237, 506

Himalaya Mountains, II 1188, 1196, 1197

Hinckley, Robert H., I 1059

Hines, Frank T., I 125, 1058, 1547

Hiroshima, II 539

Historian, Office of the, Maritime Commission, I 1627

Historic monuments, protection of, I 131, 1009, II 131, 1159, 1164

Historical Branch: AAF Proving Ground Command, II 335; Air Transport Command, II 337c; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Corps of Engineers, II 497; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 182, 253, 621; Office of Price Administration, I 376; Ordnance Department, II 450

Historical Division: Air Technical. Service Command, Army Air Forces, II 321e; Continental Air Forces, Army Air Forces, II 326; Department of the Army, II 130b; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 258, 269; Medical Department, II 621; Offices of the Commandant, Marine Corps, II 1040, 1047; Records Branch, Marine Corps, II 1047; War Department General Staff, II 182, 253, 1083

Historical Map Section, Command and General Staff School, U.S. Army, II 252

Historical Office: Army Air Forces Center, II 331; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546

Historical Officer: Army Service Forces, II 389; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010

Historical Policy Research, Division of, State Department, I 1154

Historical programs, military

Historical Properties Section, Military District of Washington, II 422

Historical Records Section, War Production Board, I 514

Historical Records, Subcommittee on, National Research Council, II 621

Historical Records Survey, I 131

Historical Section: Adjutant and Inspector's Department, Marine Corps, II 1047; Army War College, II 253; Coast Guard, II 1063; Division of Public Information, Marine Corps, II 1047; Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 1136; Headquarters Fifth Army, II 1164; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305; Quartermaster Corps, II 428; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1126; Signal Corps, II 578; Transportation Corps, II 697

Historical Studies of Wartime Problems, Division of, Bureau of Labor Statistics, I 1495

Historical Subsection, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Historical Unit, Transportation Corps, II 672, 704

History of Medicine Branch, Army Medical Library, II 663

Hoarding, I 251, 425, 978, 1065, 1080, 1084

Hoists, I 664

Hokkaido, II 1233

Holcomb, Thomas, II 1041

Holding and Reconsignment Points, Transportation Corps, II 416, 696, 704, 705, 711; military training at, II 681

Holding and Reconsignment Points Branch, Transportation Corps, II 696

Holland, Lou E., I 527, 856

Hollandia, II 1233

Holloway Board, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1015

Holmes, Julius C, I 1157

Home Base Development Council, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 875

Home-Base Group, Support Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1119

Home economics, I 55, 419, 1411

Home Economics, Bureau of, Agriculture Department, I 1411

Home Economics, Bureau of Human Nutrition and, Agriculture Department, I 1411

Home Economics Section, Office of Education, I 1679

Home Loan Bank Board, Housing and Home Finance Agency, I 1738

Home loan banks, I 35, 1738-1740

Home Owners' Loan Corporation, I 1632, 1738, 1740

Homes Registration Division, Division of Defense Housing Coordination, I 249. 1722

Homes Use Program, National Housing Agency, I 1722, 1740

Homes Use Service, National Housing Agency, I 1722, 1723

India, I 1123, 1770, 1773, 1796a, II 95, 673, 1194, 1204; bases in, II 1200, 1205, 1206; lend-lease, I 438, 444, 764, 1209; products, I 455, 1045, 1749; transportation, I 1448, II 392, 394, 1195, 1201; troops of, II 1163, 1192; U.S. agencies in, I 701, 1034

India Air Task Force, II 1197

India-Burma Air Service Command, II 1206

India-Burma Campaign, II 1188, 1198

India-Burma Sector, Army Air Forces, II 1197, 1206; Commanding General, II 1196

India-Burma Theater of Operations, II 1188, 1204-1206. See also Theaters of Operations.

India-Burma Theater, U.S. Forces. See United States Force, India-Burma Theater.

India-China Division, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

India-China Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c, 1196, 1197

India, Chinese Army in. See Chinese Army in India.

India Committee, Army Service Forces, II 392, 673

India, Joint Mica Mission to, I 679

India Munitions Assignments Committee, II 1190

Indian Affairs, Office of, Interior Department, I 1325, 1377; Commissioner, I 125

Indians, American, I 1326, 1374, 1377, 1581

Indium, I 680

Individual Records Branch, Medical Department, II 648

Individual Training, Director of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 277

Indo-China, I 1122, II 1211

Indoctrination School, Office of Strategic Services, II 48

Indoctrination Section, U.S. Fleet, II 883

Induction, I 204, 206, 208, 1547; Army, II 397, 419, 421, 647, 738, 739, 746, 748; Navy, II 421, 1019, 1035, 1064

Induction Branch, Medical Department, II 647

Induction Stations, Armed Forces, II 421, 647, 739, 746

Industrial Accounting Division, Office of Price Administration, I 394

Industrial Allocation Division, War Manpower Commission, I 838

Industrial and Strategic Materials Branch, Office of Production Management, I 233

Industrial Classification Committee. I 169

Industrial College of the Armed Forces, II 138

Industrial. Commercial, and Vocational Training Division, War Manpower Commission, I 846

Industrial Conservation, Bureau of, Office of Production Management, I 229, 631, 632

Industrial Construction Division, Corps of Engineers, II 517

Industrial Consultation Service, Division of, War Manpower Commission, I 844

Industrial Contracts Section, Office for Coordination of National Defense Purchases, I 176

Industrial demobilization, I 85, 120, 133, 475, 610, 629, 828, 1259, 1495, II 216, 290, 306, 408, 547, 672

Industrial Demobilization, Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408

Industrial Development, Joint Subcommittee on, Mexican-American Commission for Economic Cooperation, I 1789

Industrial Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554, 555, 560, 562; Ordnance Department, II 472, 480; War Production Board, I 598, 615, 1076

Industrial Division and Field Service Division, Ordnance Committee on Coordination and Reconciliation of Procedure for, II 480

Industrial Economy, Division of, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1438

Industrial Employee Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Industrial Employment Review Board, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Industrial Engineering Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 459, 462; Office of Economic Warfare, I 1022

Industrial Equipment Division, General, War Production Board, I 662, 960

Industrial Equipment Redistribution Board, Joint, II 414

Industrial Facilities Section, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Industrial Facility Committee, War Production Board, I 599

Industrial Feeding and Nutrition Program, War Food Administration, I 970, 977

Industrial Feeding Program Division, War Food Administration, I 970

Industrial Health and Safety Section, War Production Board, I 620

Industrial Health and Safety Service, War Production Board, I 616

Industrial hygiene, I 563. 620. 1369, 1666, 1667, 1669, II 449, 457, 614, 658, 784; research in, I 1654, 1670, 1673. See also Sanitation.

Industrial Hygiene Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1669

Industrial Hygiene Laboratory, Army, II 658

Industrial Hygiene Research Laboratory, National Institute of Health, I 1669, 1673

Industrial Incentive Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 814, 842

Industrial Law Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, II 773

Industrial Liaison Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 554

Industrial Location Committee, I 133

Industrial Location Section, National Resources Planning Board, I 133

Industrial Materials, Adviser on, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 169, 189

Industrial Materials Division, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 169, 176

Industrial Materials Liaison Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 176

Industrial Medical Program Branch, Medical Department, II 658

Industrial medicine, I 188, 1516

Industrial mobilization, I 132, 133, 165, 167-171, 221-248, 505, 526, 527, 610-615, 1427, 1783, II 83, 385, 587; planning, I 16, 610, II 90, 137a, 137c, 321a-321c, 321e, 411, 571; policy, II 137, 137c; studies of, II 138, 472. See also Labor; Manpower; and Plant facilities, industrial.

Industrial Mobilization, Board on Post-War Army-Navy Training in, II 138

Industrial Mobilization Plan, I 165, 226, 629, II 90

Industrial News Section, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Industrial Personnel Division: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398, 418, 580, 624; Transportation Corps, II 677, 679, 696

Industrial Planning Committee, Aeronautical Board, II 87

Industrial Planning Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321c

Industrial plants. See Plant facilities, industrial.

Industrial Pressure Sensitive Tape Consulting Technical Committee, War Production Board, I 523

Industrial Price Division, Office of Price Administration, I 383a

Industrial Processes and Products Branch, War Production Board, I 604

Industrial Production, Adviser on, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 170, 189

Industrial Production Division, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 170

Industrial Protection Council, I 266

Industrial Protection Division. Office of Civilian Defense, I 264, 266

Industrial Protection, National Bureau for, II 784

Industrial Readjustment Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 414, 816, 822

Industrial Relations Division: Transportation Corps, II 679; War Production Board, I 621

Industrial Relations, Office of, Navy Department, II 804

Industrial Relations Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Industrial Section, National Resources Planning Board, I 133

Industrial Service: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; Ordnance Department, II 449, 467, 472-478, 485

Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Industrial Statistics Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1079

Industrial Survey Division, Navy Department, II 805

Industrial Survey, Office of, Navy Department, II 805

Industrial Test Laboratory, Navy Department, II 893

Industry Advisory Committees, I 217, 224, 961, 972, 1071, 1072, 1091, 1096, 1262; War Production Board, I 516, 526, 546, 634, 637, 656

Industry Advisory Committees, Bureau of, Office of Production Management, I 228, 634

Industry Advisory Committees, Office of: Civilian Production Administration, I 1091; Office of Price Administration. I 368; War Production Board, I 634, 637

Industry and Facilities Branch, War Production Board, I 614

Industry Committee on Solid Fuels, Interior Department, I 1354

Industry Consultant Branch, War Production Board, I 616

Industry Council, Office of Price Administration, I 368

Industry Division, Bureau of the Census, I 1433

Industry divisions: Civilian Production Administration, 11093; War Production Board, I 636-668

Industry, Heavy, Senate Special Committee to Investigate the Effects of the Centralization of, I 45

Industry Integration Committees, Ordnance Department, II 473, 474

Industry Operations Branch, War Food Administration, I 972

Industry Operations, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1089, 1090-1093

Industry Operations, Division of, War Production Board, I 228, 522, 527, 588, 629

Industry and Facilities Division, War Production Board, I 614

Infantry Board, Army Ground Forces, II 376

Infantry, Office of the Chief of, II 348, 362

Infantry School, Army Ground Forces, II 362

Infantry Training Center, Kunming, China, II 1202

Infantry troop units. See Troop units, Army Ground Forces; and Combat operations, ground.

Infantry Weapons Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 221

Infectious Disease Control Branch, Medical Department, II 652

Infectious Diseases Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1671

Inflation, I 142, 251, 1395, 1403, 1529, 1566, 1715, 1783

Influenza and Other Epidemic Diseases in the Army, Board for the Investigation and Control of, II 651

Information and Education Branch, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401, 602, 791

Information and Extension Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1403

Information and Historical Service, 4th, Ninth Army, II 1135

Information and Reports, Deputy Director for, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1051

Information Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Services of Supply, II 401a

Information Bulletin Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1027

Information Bureau, Prisoner of War Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 790

Information Channels Division, Office of Facts and Figures, I 430

Information, Committee for the Protection of, Office of the Secretary of War, II 146

Information, Committee on Release of Technical, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 275

Information Control Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, I 484, II 179

Information, Current, Division of, State Department, I 1150

Information Department: Office of Price Administration, I 366, 402-406; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 336-342, 353

Information, Deputy Administrator for, Office of Price Administration, I 366

Information Director: Interior Department, I 1327; Agriculture Department, I 953

Information Division: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 179; Board of Economic Warfare, I 446; Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics, I 1411; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Civilian Production Administration, I 1072; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269; Interior Department, I 1327; Maritime Commission, I 1626; National Housing Agency, I 1720; National War Labor Board, I 500; Office for Emergency Management, I 144-147, 271, 472, 560, 867, 875, 884, 890; Office of Defense Transportation, I 472; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, 1 201; Petroleum Administration for War, I 940; War Production Board, I 144, 179, 529, 538, 560, 633, 1072

Information Division, Central, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Information for troops, II 146, 265, 400-401b, 420, 656, 657, 1133. See also Education, for troops.

Information Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Information Liaison Office, Office of War Information, I 903

Information Office: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 144, 179; Agriculture Department, I 1410, 1417, 1420; Civilian Production Administration, I 1072; Committee on Fair Employment Practice, I 1001; Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857

Information, Office of the Coordinator of, I 91, 306-313, 426, 487, 875, 909, 911, 912, 918, II 16, 30, 35, 41, 51, 53, 54, 56, 59, 60

Information on the Enemy, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 878

Information Policy, Committee on, State Department, I 1148

Information Policy, Scientific, Joint Board on, II 146

Information, Public, Office of, Navy Department, II 146

Information Section: Adjutant General's Office, II 735; Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148

Information Service, War Manpower Commission, I 829

Information Service, U.S., I 141, 895, 919, 1183

Information Service Committee, Office of the Foreign Service, State Department, I 1119, 1127, 1173

Information Services, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 347

Information Services, Office of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 102, 312

Information, Special, Division of, Library of Congress, I 309

Informational Services Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1027

Infrared devices, II 224

Ingersoll, Royal E., II 1113

Ingles, Harry C., II 571

Ingram, Jonas H., II 1113, 1123

Initial Troop Equipment Divisions, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Ink, I 94, 641; secret, I 493, II 601

Inland waterways. See Water transport.

Inland Waterways Carriers Advisory Committee, I 838

Inland Waterways Corporation, Office of the Secretary of Commerce, I 1430; Governor, I 1427

Inland Waterways Division: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 715; Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Inquiry Section, Office of Production Management, I 223

Insect and Rodent Control, Army Committee for, II 654

Insect and Rodent Control Branch, Medical Department, II 654

Insect control, I 604, 641, 986, 1024, 1406, 1410, 1413, II 613, 653, 654, 658, 661; research, I 286, 296, 1410, 1500, 1675, 1686, 1687, II 900

Insect Control Committee, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 286

Inshore patrols: Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107; Naval Districts, II 1101, 1107

Insignia. I 258, 262, 273, 1273, II 400, 431a, 945, 1017

Insignia and Uniform Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Insignia Section, Office of Civilian Defense, I 262

Inspection Administration, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 824, 991

Inspection Administration Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 824

Inspection and Field Administration, Deputy Director of, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978

Inspection and Survey, Board of, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 866, 874

Inspection Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 555; Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144; Medical Department, II 637

Inspection Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 895; Chemical Warfare Service, II 555; Coast Guard, II 1067; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302; Matériel Center, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321c; Military Plans and Training Service, Ordnance Department, II 464; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 866; Treasury Department, I 1223

Inspection gages, II 475, 555, 926 Inspection Group, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 934

Inspection Section: Government Printing Office, I 93; Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321c; Office of the Assistant Chief of the Air Corps, II 302; Procurement Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Inspection Zones, Quartermaster, II 441

Inspections, II 204, 302, 522, 546, 577, 637, 694, 753, 850, 994, 1000

Inspector General, Office of the: Office of Strategic Services, II 44; U.S. Fleet, II 886; War Department General Staff, II 140, 204, 238, 302

Inspector General Section: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Inspector General's Offices, Service Commands, II 420

Inspector of Naval Petroleum Reserves, Office of the, Navy Department, II 827

Inspector, Office of the, Office of Strategic Services, II 44

Installment buying, I 367, 1530, 1531. See also Credit.

Instruction, Department of, Army Industrial College, II 138

Instruction Section, U.S. Fleet, II 883

Instructions and Manual Staff, Civil Service Commission, I 1520

Instruments, scientific, I 1431, 1471, 1483, 1518, 1532; aeronautical, I 1448, 1449, 1467, 1503, II 333, 339, 859; engineering. I 1459, 1467; surgical, I 663, II 613, 627, 635

Instruments Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 1459

Insular Affairs, House Committee on, I 75

Insulation, I 648, 678

Insurance, I 35, 82, 270, 367, 802, 1538, II 821; armed services personnel, I 96, 1553, II 259, 693, 723, 729, 730, 1049, 1062; on housing loans, I 1724, 1725, 1728-1732; marine, I 12, 70, 97, 481, 698, 747, 752, 768, 1582, 1615, 1622, II 693; merchant seamen, I 753, 771, 1582, 1622; property, I 983, 987, 1045, 1641; unemployment, I 13, 44, 52, 85, 836, 1581, 1688, 1692; war damage, I 64, 1642

Insurance Commissioners, Association of, I 266

Insurance companies, I 656, 791b, 797, 1553, 1642

Insurance, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 752, 1622 Insurance, National Service Life, I 1552, 1553, II 98, 723, 730, 1030

Insurance Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1553

Intelligence, I 140, 306-313, 894, 900, 906, 918, 1035, 1038, 1102, 1102e, 1212, 1473, 1572, 1573

Intelligence Activities, War Department, Committee to Study, II 388

Intelligence, Aeronautical, Office of, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 1536

Intelligence Agency: Signal Corps, II 576d; Transportation Corps, II 676

Intelligence and Law Enforcement Division, Coast Guard, II 1067

Intelligence and Security Division, Transportation Corps, II 676

Intelligence and Security Office, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Intelligence, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Intelligence, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 102, 258, 269-276, 311, 390

Intelligence Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 560; Corps of Engineers, II 512; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187; Quartermaster Corps, II 427; Safety and Security Division, Ordnance Department, II 457; Signal Corps, II 576c

Intelligence Branch, Internal, Office of Price Administration, I 371

Intelligence Branch, Medical, II 659

Intelligence Branch, Secret, Office of Strategic Services, II 33, 45, 47, 54, 58, 67

Intelligence Bureau: Allied General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243; Office of Facts and Figures, I 430, 896; Office of War Information, I 874

Intelligence Command, American, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a, 187b, 187e, 1099

Intelligence Committee, Combined, II 6, 179a, 180, 269, 390b

Intelligence Committee, Interdepartmental, II 179a

Intelligence, Committee on the Dissemination of, Office of Strategic Services, II 53

Intelligence, Deputies for, Air Technical Service Command, II 321b, 322a

Intelligence Division: Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff, II 254; Coast Guard, II 1067; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 189, 390, 755, 783; Medical Department, II 619; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 113, 850, 851, 884; Office of War Information, I 915; War Department General Staff, II 179, 207a

Intelligence Division, Internal, Office of Price Administration, I 371

Intelligence Division, War, Office of the Secretary of War, II 149

Intelligence Documents Control Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1019

Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187

Intelligence Liaison Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Intelligence Library, War Department General Staff, II 141, 187d

Intelligence Objectives Agency, Joint, I 1342

Intelligence, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 33, 53-58

Intelligence Officer, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264

Intelligence Officers' Conference, Army, II 391

Intelligence Offices, Naval Districts, II 1101

Intelligence Police, Corps of, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189; Investigators Training School, II 245a

Intelligence School, Air, Harrisburg, Pa., II 269, 332

Intelligence schools, Army, II 245-245e

Intelligence Section: Information Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 201; Office of the Chief, Army Field Forces, II 355; Office of the Chief Engineer, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 542

Intelligence Service, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 269

Intelligence Service, Military. See Military Intelligence Service.

Intelligence Staff, Current, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Interagency Committee: on Carbon Black, I 1054; to Coordinate Export of Civilian Supplies, I 717, 1055; on Foreign Shipments, I 1055; on Textiles, I 657

Interagency Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1086

Inter-Agency Editorial Board, Office of the Foreign Service, State Department, I 326, 1174

Interagency Machine Tool Utilization Committee, I 664

Interagency Policy Committee on Rubier, I 1057

Interagency Records Administration Conference, I 1577, II 757

Interagency Steering Committee for Developing a Broad Conservation Program, I 525

Interallied commands: China-Burma-India theaters, II 1190, 1192, 1196; European Theater, II 1126-1128, 1131, 1132, 1137; Mediterranean Theater, II 1153-1157, 1160-1163, 1169-1171, 1178; Pacific theaters, II 1212, 1214, 1216, 1239, 1243, 1244, 1247, 1249. See also Combined Chiefs of Staff.

Inter-Allied Committee on Post-War Requirements, I 1791, 1796, 1799

Inter-Allied Personnel Board, II 740

Inter-Allied Subcommittee for Axis Acts of Dispossession, I 1189

Inter-American Activities in the U.S., Division of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 347

Inter-American Affairs, Committee on, I 186, 187, 316, 318

Inter-American Affairs, Institute of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 321, 323, 356

Inter-American Affairs, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 187, 1426

Inter-American Affairs, Office of, I 315

Inter-American Affairs, Office of the Coordinator of, I 143, 187, 275, 315-360, 449, 487, 867, 1102, 1102i, 1150, 1152, 1182, 1438, 1443, 1743, 1785, II 181, 659, 1099; Coordinator, I 220, 314, 315, 595, 596, 869, 924, 925, 974, 1125, 1127, 1789, II 39; General Counsel, I 317; subsidiary corporations, I 355-360

Inter-American Bank, I 1783

Inter-American Centers, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 347, 348

Inter-American Coffee Agreement, I 1783, 1787

Inter-American Coffee Board, I 1783, 1787

Inter-American Committee on Post-War Economic Policy, I 1131

Inter-American Conference of Police and Juridical Authorities, I 1788

Inter-American Conference on Problems of War and Peace, I 1111, 1112, 1783, 1788

Inter-American Conference on Systems of Economic and Financial Control, I 1137, 1783

Inter-American Cooperation, Committee on, I 329

Inter-American Defense Board, II 77, 852

Inter-American Development Commission, I 186, 316, 326, 327, 1783, 1785

Inter-American Development, Conference of National Commissions of, I 1785

Inter-American Economic and Social Council, I 1783, 1785, 1787

Inter-American Economic Development, Committee on, I 316, 329

Inter-American Economic Development, Committee on Policies and Instrumentalities for, I 316

Inter-American Educational Foundation, Inc., Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 341, 360

Inter-American Escadrille, I 334

Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 316, 1783-1785

Inter-American Highway, I 40, 1703, II 493, 538

Inter-American Juridical Committee, I 1786

Inter-American Maritime Conference, I 1783

Inter-American Maritime Technical Commission, I 1784

Inter-American Meteorological Institute, I 341

Inter-American Navigation Corporation, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 331, 333, 357

Inter-American Neutrality Committee, I 1786

Inter-American Shipping Commission, I 316

Inter-American Shipping, Committee on, I 316

Inter-American Training Administration, I 325

Inter-American Transportation, Committee on, II 77

Inter-American Transportation, Institute of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 331, 359

Inter-American Workshops, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 350

Interceptor airplanes, II 327c, 332

Interceptor Command School, Third Air Force, II 332

Intercepts, I 485, 490, 1572

Inter-Coastal Priorities Committee, I 1435

Interdepartment Radio Advisory Committee, I 83, 218, 1570, II 571, 576a

Interdepartmental Advisory Committee on Hemisphere Communication, II 576

Interdepartmental Advisory Committee on Surplus Aircraft Disposal, I 1096

Interdepartmental Advisory Council, 1190, 414

Interdepartmental Air Cargo Priorities Committee, I 596

Interdepartmental Air Traffic Control Board, I 1443, 1445, 1446, II 102, 280, 294, 859, 979

Interdepartmental Chemical Statistics Committee, I 642

Interdepartmental Committee: for the Acquisition of Foreign Materials, I 1485; for the Acquisition of Foreign Publications, I 91, 801, 1435, II 56, 186; on Business Mortality Trends, I 1440; on Civil Aviation and Technical Training Assistance to Foreign Countries, II 300; on Construction, I 1697; for Coordination of Foreign and Domestic Military Purchases, I 166; on Cooperation With the American Republics, I 1149, 1252, 1259, 1570; on Cultural and Scientific Cooperation, I 91, 1148, 1149, 1150; on Employee Investigations, I 1252, 1256; for International Radiobroadcasting Facilities, I 220, 1570; on Leather, I 657; on Non-Ferrous Metals, I 676; on Postwar Foreign Economic Policy, I 1486; on the Proclaimed List of Certain Blocked Nationals, I 1136a, 1245, 1286; on Records Administration, I 1574; on Social Protection, I 191; on Strategic Materials, II 137; on Venereal Disease Control, I 1648; on War Crimes, I 1259

Interdepartmental Conference Committee on the Nation's Food Resources, I 173

Interdepartmental Cordage and Twine Fibers Committee, I 657

Interdepartmental Foreign Requirements Committee, I 446, 449, 698

Interdepartmental Intelligence Conference, II 179A

Interdepartmental Liaison, Office of, Maritime Commission, I 153, 765

Interdepartmental Mineral Resources Advisory Committee, I 604

Interdepartmental Planning Committee for International Short Wave Broadcasting Facilities, I 339

Interdepartmental Policy Committee: for Liberated Areas, I 1130, 1131; of the War Production Drive, I 562

Interdepartmental Quarantine Commission, I 1C54

Interdepartmental Shipping Priorities Advisory Committee, I 982, 1435

Interdepartmental Shipping Priorities Committee, I 717

Interdepartmental Traffic Requirements and Priorities Committee, I 590

Interdepartmental Visa and Passport Committee, II 179a

Interdepartmental Visa Review Committee, I 1160, II 390c

Interdepartmental War Savings Bond Committee, I 1251, 1252

Interdepartmental Working Security Committee, U.S., I 1795

Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, I 56, 151, 1133, 1186, 1790

Interim Commission, food and agriculture, I 1799

Interior Control Board, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 874

Interior Department, I 25, 33, 68, 90, 162, 195, 594, 673, 804, 815, 836, 1062, 1172, 1324-1382, 1701, 1767, II 893; Chief Clerk, I 1325; Secretary, I 167, 275, 921, 1325-1339, 1579, 1653; Solicitor, I 1326, 1716; Undersecretary, I 1329

Internal Affairs Branch, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Internal Combustion Engine Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1762

Internal Intelligence Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 371

Internal Intelligence Division, Office of Price Administration, I 371

Internal Revenue and Procurement, Assistant Secretary in Charge of, Treasury Department, I 1214-1229

Internal Revenue, Bureau of, I 4, 396, 1215, 1216, 1231, 1322; Commissioner, I 183, 495, 498, 1216, 1233

Internal Revenue Taxation, Joint Committee on, I 4, 52, 1232

Internal Security Districts, Service Commands, II 420, 421

Internal Security Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 784

Internal Security Section, Justice Department, I 1274

International Aid Accounts Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 548

International Aid Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 505

International Aid Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 815, 954

International Air Transport Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 462

International Association of Chiefs of Police, I 1703

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, I 35, 64, 1111, 1240, 1242

International Branch: Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289; Signal Corps, II 589; Transportation Corps, II 698

International Broadcasting Committee, I 316

International Broadcasting Coordinating Committee, I 217

International Broadcasting Division, Department of State, I 913, 1152

International Children's Emergency Fund, I 1796

International Committee Aeronautical Radio, II 576a

International Communications Division, State Department, I 1144

International conferences, I 14, 905, 919, 1102h, 1105, 1111, 1112, 1117, 1124, 1127, 1133, 1139, 1146, 1147, 1741; arrangements for, I 1158, 1171; financial and monetary, I 1235, 1240; on food and agriculture, I 952, 1418, 1793. See also Conferences, military.

International Conferences, Committee on, State Department, I 1104, 1113, 1117

International Conferences, Division of, State Department, I 1171

International Division: Army Service Forces, I 1782; Corps of Engineers, II 505; Federal Communications Commission, I 1570; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 412, 437, 458, 505; Headquarters Services of Supply, II 137a; Medical Department, II 627; Ordnance Department, II 458; Quartermaster Corps, II 437; Transportation Corps, II 692

International Economic Affairs, Adviser on, State Department, I 1103, 1128, 1138

International Economy, Division of, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1437

International Finance, Office of, Treasury Department, I 1235, 1244

International Hydrographic Bureau, II 853

International Information and Cultural Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 867, 898, 1009, 1150, 1151

International Information Division, State Department, I 1152

International Information Service, Interim, State Department, I 867, 898, 913

International Labor Organization, I 1111

International Labor, Social, and Health Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1143

International Law Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 769

International Law Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army II 769

International Military Tribunal, I 1064, 1794, 1802, II 779; for the Far East, I 1803

International Monetary and Financial Problems, National Advisory Council on, I 1240

International Monetary Conference, Bretton Woods, I 14, 35, 896, 1111, 1235, 1240

International Monetary Fund, I 14, 35, 64, 1111, 1240

International Motion Pictures Division, State Department, I 1152

International Organization Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1113, 1115

International Organization and Security Affairs, Special Assistant for, State Department, I 1104, 1105, 1111-1116

International Organizations, Committee on Specialized, I 1139

International Postal Service, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1317

International Radiobroadcasting Facilities, Interdepartmental Committee for, I 220, 1570

International Red Cross. See Red Cross.

International Refugee Organization, I 14, 1790; Preparatory Commission, I 1796

International Relations, Division of, State Department, I 1106

International Resources Division, State Department, I 1141

International Security Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1114

International Security and Organization, Division of, State Department, I 1112

International Statistics Section, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1238

International Supply, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1069, 1075; Director, I 1068

International Supply Committee, Army, II 412, 627

International Supply, Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 539, 572, 683, 1069, 1075, 1757, 1780, 1782

International Trade, Office of, Commerce Department, I 1013, 1027, 1075, 1081, 1437

International Trade Policy, Office of, State Department, I 1128, 1132, 1133, 1138, 1141, 1142, 1143

International Training Administration, I 325

International Wheat Advisory Committee, I 1793

International Wheat Council, I 1793

International Wheat Meeting, I 1793

Internment. See Displaced persons, Enemy aliens, Evacuees, Subversive activities and War relocation centers.

Interns. See Physicians.

Interpreter Affairs Section, U.S. Forces, China Theater, II 1207

Interpreting, I 1156, 1533, 1536, 1572, II 245e

Interrogation Center, Combined Services Detailed, Mediterranean Theater, II 1157

Interservice and Political Secretariat, Mediterranean Theater, II 1155

Interservice Committee: on Chemical Warfare, British Commonwealth, II 545; for the Control of Exotic Diseases, I 1654

Inter-Service Communications Board, II 8

Interservice Radio Propagation Laboratory, II 576a

Interstate commerce, I 31, 45, 54, 67, 973, 1487, 1496, 1528, 1532, 1541

Interstate Commerce Commission, I 51, 175, 383c, 4:6, 476, 479, 480, 633, 960, 973, 1350, 1357, 1528, 1716, II 293, 694, 700, 777

Interstate Commerce, Senate Committee on, I 31, 45, 46, 1532

Interstate Oil Compact Commission, I 43, 51

Interstate Trade Barriers Committee, I 1014 1435

Invention's, I 60, 185, 604, 1102d, 1431, 1C05, 1747; aeronautical, I 1533, 1537; security of, I 22, 1476. See also Patents and trade-marks.

Inventors Council, National, I 604, 1431, 1477, II 217, 289, 469, 775, 801

Inventory and Control Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 392

Inventory Control and Surplus Utilization, Office of, War Production Board, I 631

Inventory Control, Assistant Chief for, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 847

Inventory Control Branch: Medical Department, II 628; Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 525; Redistribution Division, War Production Board, I 631

Inventory Control Committee, War Food Administration, I 976

Inventory Control Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1084

Inventory Control Office: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 939; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 847, 936, 939

Inventory Control Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 981

Inventory Policy Division, War Production Board, I 631

Inventory Review Committee, War Food Administration, I 976

Investigation and Research, Division of, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 800

Investigation and Research--Transportation, Board of, I 471, 1715

Investigation Division: Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 800; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785; Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Investigations Branch: Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Investigations Division: Civil Service Commission, I 1524; Office of the Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

Investigations Office: General Accounting Office, I 97; Office for Emergency Management, I 148

Investigations Review Branch, Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Investment and Economic Development, Division of, State Department, I 1140

Investments, foreign, I 1014, 1140, 1202, 1237, 1238

Iowa, I 45

Iran, I 157, 1034, 1040, 1123, II 249, 661a, 1187; military mission to, II 200, 250

Iran-Iraq Service Command, II 1187

Iranian Army, II 1187; U.S. Military Mission With the, II 200, 249, 250

Iranian Engineer District, Corps of Engineers, II 1187

Iranian Mission, U.S. Military, II 1187

Iranian State Railway, II 1187

Iransovtrans, II 1187

Iraq, I 157, 1040, 1123

Ireland, R. L., Jr., I 161

Ireland, I 438, 1037; Northern, II 1119, 1144, 1149

Irish, James M., II 847

Iron and steel, I 16, 70, 394, 651, 675, 682, 1063, 1532, 1539, 1636, II 90, 485; conservation, I 74, 614, 632, 675; control and distribution, I 39, 40, 189, 231, 475, 538, 587, 659, 1018, 1613, II 556, 995; foreign interests in, I 163, 341, 474, 572, 1042, 1282, 1770; production, I 45, 169, 247, 412, 506, 539, 548, 567, 569, 660, 669, 1042, 1634, 1778, II 411a, 477, 478; products, I 612, 643, 644, 651, 654, 664, 675, 934; research, I 604, 1466, 1469; scrap, I 57, 506, 631, 633; transportation, I 468, 481. See also Metals and minerals.

Iron and Steel Section, Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411a

Iron Ore and Grain Section, Office of Defense Transportation, I 479

Ironbark, I 649

Irrigation and reclamation, I 33, 44, 74, 993, 1382, 1541, 1789

Irrigation and Reclamation: House Committee on, I 74; Senate Committee on, I 33

Island Governments and Island Bases, Office of, Navy Department, II 207

Island possessions, I 1332-1336, 1455, 1642, 1691; draft in, I 215; government of, I 25, 52, 75, 192, 1122, 1326; surplus property in, I 1324, 1373

Island Possessions, Division of Territories and, Interior Department, I 1325, 1332-1335, 1379

Issue Division, Medical Department, II 631

Italian Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Italian Liaison Section, Army Air Forces Service Command/Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1176

Italian Postal Unit, Fort Meade, Md., II 790

Italian Service Units, Army Service Forces, II 388, 789, 792

Italy, I 107, 162, 1102f, 1120, II 435, 1106, 1155, 1159, 1167, 1178; airfields in, II 1176, 1177; assistance to, I 51, 905, 1410, 1798; combat operations in, I 57, II 1163, 1164, 1169, 1172, 1173, 1178, 1179; economic aspects of, I 1044, 1242, 1773; intelligence on, I 1035, II 176b, 189a, 576, 576c, 658; military government and civil affairs, II 30, 1155, 1158, 1159, 1163, 1164, 1167; prisoners of war, II 790, 792, 1159; relations with Allies, I 56, II 1158, 1163, 1169, 1176, 1178; rest camps in, II 1168, 1176; war crimes cases, II 764. See also Sicily.

Italy, Allied Commission, II 1154, 1155, 1159

Iwo Jima, II 1227, 1228, 1236; Operation, II 1212

JAC. See Joint Aircraft Committee.

JAdC. See Joint Administrative Committee.

JAG. See Judge Advocate General, Army.

JAGD. See Judge Advocate General's Department, Army.

JAGO. See Judge Advocate General's Office, Army.

JANAC. See Joint Army-Navy Assessment Committee.

JANET. See Joint Army-Navy Experimental and Testing Board.

JB. See Joint Board.

JBUSDC. See Joint Brazil-U.S. Defense Commission.

JCAC. See Joint Civil Affairs Committee.

JCB. See Joint Communications Board.

JCC. See Joint Communications Committee.

JCS. See Joint Chiefs of Staff.

JDCS. See Joint Deputy Chiefs of Staff.

JIC. See Joint Intelligence Committee.

JIS. See Joint Intelligence Staff.

JISC. See Joint Intelligence Subcommittee.

JLC. See Joint Logistics Committee.

JLPC. See Joint Logistics Plans Committee.

JMAC. See Joint Munitions Allocations Committee.

JMC. See Joint Meteorological Committee.

JMTC. See Joint Military Transportation Committee.

JMUSDC. See Joint Mexican-U.S. Defense Commission.

JNW. See Joint Committee on New Weapons and Equipment.

JPS. See Joint Staff Planners.

JPSC. See Joint Production Survey Committee.

JPWC. See Joint Post-War Committee or Joint Psychological Warfare Committee.

JRB. See Joint Radio Board.

JSC. See Joint Security Control.

JSSC. See Joint Strategic Survey Committee.

JWPC. See Joint War Plans Committee.

Jackson, Robert H., I 1064, 1802, II 779

Jacksonville, Fla., II 1103

Jacobs, Randall, II 1005

Jamaica, I 836, 1744, II 460, 1091, 1093, 1107; Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093; U.S. Army Forces, II 1093

Japan, I 804, 913, 915, 1038, 1044, 1102f, 1296, 1375, 1502, II 28, 106, 356, 390b, 393, 779, 790, 908, 1190; air and naval operations against, II 124, 269, 313, 539, 560, 1188, 1212, 1233; airplanes, captured, II 179b, 272, 274; balloons from, I 1387, II 183, 423; civil affairs, II 30, 254; diplomatic relations with, I 8, 1122, 1124; economy, I 193, 1038, 1282; intelligence on, II 179b, 187d, 187e, 338, 576, 576c, 658, 1197, 1249; occupation forces, II 1247, 1248, 1252; records, captured, II 124, 187d, 1249; social conditions, I 907, 915; war crimes, I 105, 1803, II 764. See also China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, Pacific Ocean Areas, and Southwest Pacific Area.

Japan, Air Offensive Against, II 1188

Japan, U.S. Naval Technical Mission to, I 1342, II 850

Japanese Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1122

Japanese-American Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Japanese Ancestry, Board on Military Utilization of U.S. Citizens of, II 163

Japanese Attack of December 7, 1941, on Hawaii. Commission to Investigate the, I 154

Japanese in the U.S., I 73, 79, 804, 811, 1181, 1433, 1538, II 183, 785; employment; I 1702, II 785; evacuation and exclusion program. I 32, 81, 105, 804, 811, 907, 989, 1280, 1330, 1530, 1531, 1665, 1702, II 139, 1094-1096; internment, I 16, 32, II 783, 789, 790; military utilization, I 206, II 163, 245d, 245e, 785; property of, I 994, 1530

Japanese language. I 917, II 245d, 245e, 245, 1023, 1207

Japanese Military Reports Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Jarvis Island, I 1332-1335

Java Sea, II 1212

Jeep, amphibious, I 289

Jeffers, W. M., I 57, 517

Jefferson Proving Ground, Ind., II 477

Jehovah's Witnesses, I 105

Jet propulsion, I 1533, II 321a, 321e, 333; research and development, II 222, 321c, 450, 921

Jewel bearings, I 681

Jewelry, I 654, 681, 1532

Jewett, Frank B., I 287, 1503

Jewish Welfare Board, II 402

Jews, I 56, 162; brigade in Italy, II 1163; chaplains, II 402

Jigs, naval ordnance, II 925

Job classification, I 171, 237, 558, 833

Johnson, J. M., I 467

Johnson, Louis, II 137

Johnson, Robert W., I 527, 856

Johnston, Eric A., I 921, 1785

Joint Action Highway Board, II 494

Joint Administrative Committee, II 25

Joint Advisory Board on American Republics, II 94, 203, 846, 852

Joint Air Advisory Committee, II 93, 855, 970

Joint Aircraft Committee, I 546, II 76, 288, 294, 299, 321a

Joint Allocations Committee (Air), II 299

Joint Alloy Steel Committee, I 675, II 90

Joint Aluminum Committee, I 677, II 90

Joint Amphibious Warfare Committee, II 118, 201, 844

Joint Army and Navy Board, II 84; to Standardize Air Support Procedures, II 129, 844; on War Correspondents' Credentials, II 97, 844

Joint Army and Navy Committee: for Assessment of Loss or Damage of Enemy Naval and Merchant Vessels, II 106; on Welfare and Recreation, I 1648, II 95, 400, 1027

Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 87, 90, 138, 411a; liaison with Army, II 193, 411a, 434, 685; liaison with Navy Department, II 814, 818, 830, 890, 942, 943, 949; relations with civilian agencies, I 133, 165, 193, 195, 196, 505, 506, 586, 590, 592. 594, 677, 1025, 1068, 1081, 1228, 1438

Joint Army and Navy Personnel Board, II 98, 259; Chairman, II 1006

Joint Army and Navy Powder Specifications Board, II 85

Joint Army and Navy Selective Service Committee, I 204, II 91

Joint Army-Navy Advisory Board on American Republics, II 94, 203, 846, 852

Joint Army-Navy Aeronautical Board, II 87

Joint Army-Navy Air Advisory Committee, II 93

Joint Army-Navy Air Transport Committee, II 104, 142, 862

Joint Army-Navy Ammunition Storage Board, II 92, 195, 671

Joint Army, Navy, and War Shipping Administration Master Repair Contract Board, II 953

Joint Army-Navy Assessment Committee, II 106, 200, 844

Joint Army-Navy Board: on Port Facilities for Handling and Loading Ammunition and Explosives, II 123, 457; on Smokeless Powder, II 85; for Training Unit Contracts, II 108, 407

Joint Army-Navy-Bureau of Mines Smokeless Powder Board, II 467

Joint Army-Navy Code Marking Committee, II 110

Joint Army-Navy Committee: on Contingent Fees, II 112, 408, 818; on National Service Life Insurance, II 98; for the Selection of Colleges, II 98; on Specifications, II 105, 127, 411, 817

Joint Army-Navy Disciplinary Control Boards, II 421

Joint Army-Navy Experimental and Testing Board, II 116, 224, 844

Joint Army-Navy Flight Information Security Committee, II 102, 179a, 853

Joint Army-Navy Liquidation Commissioner, Office of the, II 125

Joint Army-Navy-Marine Corps-Coast Guard College Procurement Committee, II 100

Joint Army-Navy-Marine Corps-Public Health Service Committee on Retired Status of Military Personnel, II 98

Joint Army-Navy Merchant Vessel Board, II 86, 844

Joint Army-Navy-NACA Personnel Board, II 98, 99

Joint Army-Navy Nomenclature Committee, II 581, 584

Joint Army-Navy Packaging Board, II 127

Joint Army-Navy Petroleum Purchase Agency. II 128, 435

Joint Army-Navy Plastic Armor Technical Committee, II 117, 818

Joint Army-Navy Radar Training Committee, II 1024

Joint Army-Navy Specifications Board, II 105

Joint Army-Navy Standardization Committee for Aviation Free Gunnery, II 115, 844

Joint Army-Navy Uniform Identification Board, II 113, 179a, 850

Joint Army-Navy-War Manpower Committee for the Selection of Non-Federal Educational Institutions, II 407

Joint Battery Advisory Committee, II 114, 513, 581

Joint Board, II 12, 15, 84, 90, 844, 846, 880, 890, 971; for College Contract Negotiations, II 1006; on Defense, Permanent, Canada-U.S., I 1777, II 197, 294, 423; for Scientific Information Policy, I 280, II 896; for Ship Repair and Conversion, II 672

Joint Brazil-U.S. Defense Commission, II 79, 252, 298, 852, 1099

Joint Brazil-U.S. Military Commission, II 79, 1099

Joint British Tank Mission to the U.S., II 467

Joint Chiefs of Staff, I 277, 306, 540, 871, 900, 901, 1124, II 12-14, 58, 78, 90, 165, 190, 193, 880; authority over commands in theaters of operations, II 313, 1084, 1109, 1198, 1207, 1212, 1235, 1239; committees of, II 15-29, 164, I 79a, 180, 181, 197, 199, 207, 217, 256b, 287a, 293, 296, 297, 308a, 392, 393, 545, 571; direction of Office of Strategic Services, II 30, 33, 38, 56; relations with Army agencies, II 165, 180, 202, 270, 313, 672; relations with Navy agencies, II 880, 881, 1069; Secretariat, II 14, 69, 166

Joint Civil Affairs Committee, II 29, 301

Joint Clearing Committee: on Army-Navy Training Aids, II 107, 279, 1025; on Training Aids, II 107, 279

Joint College Procurement Program, II 100

Joint Combined Planning Committee, II 4

Joint Committee: on Conditions in Concentration Camps in Germany, I 7; on Demobilization, II 98; on Evacuation, I 259, 261, 1677, 1694; on Executive Order 9240, I 499; on Export Controls, I 566, 1027, 1075; on Health and Welfare Aspects of Evacuation of Civilians, I 261; on Internal Revenue Taxation, I 4, 52, 1232; on Investigation of the Pearl Harbor Attack, I 8, 154, II 765; on New Weapons and Equipment, I 277, II 20, 217, 222; on Port Safety, II 96, 844; on Printing, I 3, 92, II 145, 439, 756; on Reduction of Nonessential Federal Expenditures, I 5, 24, 78, 469, 494, 502, 831; on Scientific Information Policy, I 280; for Selection of Colleges, II 1022; on Selective Service Occupational Deferment of Officers and Employees of the Legislative Branch, I 6; on Wages and Salaries, I 498

Joint Committee, Office of Price Administration-War Production Board, I 361

Joint Committees of Congress, I 1, 2-8

Joint Communications Board, I 666, 1167, II 8, 19, 239, 307, 571, 576b, 577; agencies represented on, II 220, 308, 849

Joint Communications Committee, II 19

Joint Communications Survey, II 576

Joint Contract Termination Board, I 856, 1006, 1014, 1059, II 137, 414

Joint Controlled Materials Plan Committee, I 675

Joint Defense Production Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Joint Dehydration Committee, II 436

Joint Deputy Chiefs of Staff, II 13

Joint Disposal Committee, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1155

Joint Economic Committees, U.S. and Canada, I 1779; U.S. Committee, I 1530, 1779

Joint Economy Board, Joint Board, II 84

Joint Electronics information Agency, Joint Intelligence Committee, II 220, 271

Joint Electronics Intelligence Agency, I 303

Joint Hide Control Office, I 455, 1748, 1768

Joint Industrial Equipment Redistribution Board, II 414

Joint Information Centers, Western Defense Command, II 1095

Joint Intelligence Agency Reception Center, II 850

Joint Intelligence Centers, Sea Frontiers, II 1100

Joint Intelligence Collecting Agency: China-Burma-India theaters, II 1198; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Joint Intelligence Committee, I 308, 1342, II 16, 56, 84, 179a, 180, 209-272, 390, 390b, 659, 850, 1158; "Daily Summary," II 182

Joint Intelligence Committees Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 180

Joint Intelligence Objectives Agency, I 1342

Joint Intelligence Staff, II 16, 850

Joint Intelligence Studies Publishing Board, II 56, 272, 850

Joint Intelligence Subcommittee, II 16

Joint Logistics Committee, II 25, 27, 201, 292

Joint Logistics Plans Committee, II 25, 201, 292, 299

Joint Magnesium Committee, I 677, II 90

Joint Marine Procurement Board, II 126, 684

Joint Merchant Vessels Board, II 86

Joint Meteorological Committee, I 1482, II 23, 338

Joint Methods and Procedures Board, II 307

Joint Mexican-U.S. Defense Commission, II 78, 298, 852

Joint Mica Mission to India, I 679

Joint Military Board for Northeast Brazil, II 79

Joint Military Finance Committee, Mediterranean Theater, II 1155

Joint Military Passenger Agreements, II 1033

Joint Military Transportation Committee, I 717, 719, 723, II 18, 688, 689

Joint Morale Survey, Office of War Information, I 907

Joint Munitions Allocations Committee, II 26, 94, 289, 299, 412

Joint Operations Centers, II 1095, 1100, 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109, 1110, 1111

Joint Optics Committee, II 90

Joint Patent Interchange Committee, British-American, I 1252, 1747, II 408, 775

Joint Planning Committee, Joint Board, II 15, 84, 881, 846

Joint Planning Staff, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1156, 1158

Joint Policy Committee on Women's Reserves, II 98

Joint Port Facilities Committee, II 123, 846

Joint Post-War Committee, II 28, 199

Joint Price Adjustment Board, II 413

Joint Production Survey Committee, II 27

Joint Program Information Committees, I 696, II 146

Joint Psychological Warfare Advisory Committee, II 39

Joint Psychological Warfare Committee, I 869, II 17, 38, 181; Subcommittee of the, II 37

Joint Purchasing Board--New Zealand, U.S., II 954

Joint Radio Board, II 76

Joint Rearmament Committee, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1129

Joint Review Board, War Shipping Administration, I 711

Joint Secretariat, State Department, I 1102a, 1105

Joint Security Control, II 22, 179a, 307, 850, 884

Joint Staff Planners, II 15, 17, 22, 28, 199, 292, 300, 881; Special Subcommittee, II 28

Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture, U.S. and Canada, I 1781

Joint Steatite Committee, II 90

Joint Strategic Committee, Joint Board, II 15, 84, 881

Joint Strategic Survey Committee, II 24, 28, 56, 297

Joint Target Group, II 269, 272

Joint Technical Mission to the Belgian Congo, I 1749

Joint Training Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1219

Joint U.S. -Canadian Communications Committee, II 576a

Joint U.S. Military Advisory Group to the Republic of China, II 1198, 1207

Joint U.S. Strategic Committee, II 15, 17

Joint War Aid Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1782, II 412 Joint War and Navy Committee on Radar Instruction, II 111

Joint War Plans Committee, II 15, 199, 881

Joint War Production Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 433, 683, 1780

Jones, C. A., II 990

Jones, Jesse H., I 506, 1427, 1632

Jones, Marvin, I 55, 952

Judge Advocate, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Judge Advocate General, Army, I 155, II 521, 758, 765, 773, 775; Office, II 89, 161, 162, 174, 213, 243, 403, 617, 677, 718, 765-779

Judge Advocate General, Navy, II 779, 807, 1021; Office of the, II 801, 807-810, 976, 1010

Judge Advocate General Replacement Pool, Army, II 767

Judge Advocate General School, Army, II 767, 781

Judge Advocate General Sections, II 779, 782; Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; Fifth Army, II 1164; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; U.S. Army Forces Pacific Ocean Areas, II 1236

Judge Advocate General's Department, Army, II 385, 764-782; field agencies, II 780, 781

Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 89, 155, 161, 162, 174, 213, 243, 403, 617, 677, 718, 765-779

Judge Advocate Officers, Service Commands, II 776

Judge Advocates, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765

Judiciary: House Committee on the, I 54; Senate Committee on the, I 15

Jungle warfare: clothing and equipment, I 1414, II 431a, 442; matériel, II 217, 221, 376, 377, 467, 553; rations, II 443; training, II 1092, 1237

Jungle Warfare Weapons Committee, II 431a

Juridical Committee, Inter-American, I 1786

Justice Department, I 1252-1305, 1747, 1788; Assistant Attorney General, I 1254, 1280; Assistant Solicitor General, I 1259, 1283; Attorney General, I 32, 58, 81, 87, 104, 154, 224, 228, 260, 314, 486, 805, 828, 1006, 1060, 1136a, 1244, 1252, 1253-1257, 1285, 1305, 1788, II 521, 765, 772, 1010; relations with civilian agencies, I 3, 15, 79. 82, 151, 152, 155, 204, 207, 216, 397, 400, 516, 773, 791, 804, 828, 1062, 1096, 1230, 1231, 1309, 1362, 1397; relations with military agencies, II 765, 769, 774, 775, 783, 976, 1096; representation on civilian agencies, I 195, 426, 487, 706, 1057

Jute, I 455, 657

Juvenile delinquency, I 28, 878, 1491, 1694

Kansas City Plan, Transportation Corps, II 695

Kansas City Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Kasten, William H., II 718

Keeley, William C, I 669

Keenan, Joseph D., I 619

Keflavik Project, Iceland Base Command, II 1088

Kennedy, Ambrose J., I 50

Kennedy, Joseph P., I 1184

Kennedy, Thomas, I 161

Kenney, George C, II 1249

Kettering, Charles F., I 1431

Kilgore, Harley M., I 16, 40

Kimmel, Husband E., II 879, 1217

King, Ernest J., II 12, 879, 1083, 1113

Kings Point, N.Y., I 781

Kinkaid, Thomas C., II 1244

Kirk, Alan G., II 1150, 1151

Kirk, Norman T., II 614

Kiska, II 1097, 1111

Kitchen equipment, I 651, 742, II 442

Kits: medical, II 613; ordnance tools, II 418; for Signal Corps equipment, II 582, 586

Klauber, Edward, I 868

Klutznick, Philip M., I 1733

Knapp, Lawrence, I 1788

Knit goods, I 657

"Knock for Knock" agreement, I 1264

Knowlson, James S., I 567

Knox, Frank, I 506, II 795

Knudsen, William S., I 170, 182, 189, 221, 506, II 137b, 321b

Kocialkowski, Leo, I 75

Kodiak, II 1112

Kok-saghyz, I 1392, 1409, 1413, 1414

Korea, I 913, 917, 1037, 1375

Kramer, Charles, I 60

Krueger, Walter, II 1247

Krug, Julius A., I 505, 524, 566, 567, 923, 1757

Kurile Islands Operation, II 1212

Kwajalein, II 1236

Kweilin Training Center, II 1209

LCC. See London Communications Committee.

Labeling, I 439, 1532, 1686, 1687. See also Packaging and marking.

Labor, I 237-245, 270, 369, 370, 816, 921, 1050, 1485-1498, 1718, 1734, II 287, 321e, 785

Labor Advisory Committee: Board of War Communications, I 217; Office of Price Administration, I 361, 369, 418

Labor Advisory Committee on Standards for the Employment of Women, Labor Department, I 1490

Labor advisory committees, I 238, 242, 622, 638, 965

Labor Agreements Division, War Shipping Administration, I 770

Labor and Civilian Welfare, Manpower, and Production, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 878

Labor and Liaison Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789, 792

Labor and Manpower Branch, Resources Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 290

Labor and Manpower Office, Steel Division, War Production Board, I 675

Labor Assistants, Office of the Coordinator of, War Production Board, I 624

Labor Attache, London Embassy, I 1187

Labor Branch, Industrial Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 398

Labor camps, I 989, 990, 994, 1581

Labor Consultant, War Manpower Commission, I 848

Labor Department, I 130, 619, 625, 626, 816, 821, 853, 1050, 1058, 1076, 1131, 1294, 1417, 1485-1498, 1692, II 398, 403, 580, 748; Assistant Secretary. I 1498; Secretary, I 167, 250, 495, 499. 501, 805, 921, 1486, 1677; Solicitor, I 1487

Labor Disputes Committee, Office of Production Management, I 238

Labor Disputes Committee Section, Office of Production Management, I 238

Labor Division

Labor, House Committee on, I 67

Labor Legislative Committee, United, I 88

Labor-management committees, War Production Board, I 561, 563; on Utilization of Manpower in All Phases of the Douglas Fir Lumber Industry, I 561, 650

Labor Office: Office of Price Administration, I 369; War Food Administration, I 989, 990, 994

Labor Policy Advisory Committee, I 171

Labor Policy Committee: Office of Price Administration, I 361, 369; War Production Board, I 617

Labor Press Service, War Production Board, I 616

Labor Production Division, War Production Board, I 505, 561, 564, 6 16-618, 816; Director, I 616, 626

Labor Production Office, War Production Board, I 564, 616, 619-627, 628, 1488; Vice Chairman, I 539, 561, 619, 622, 625-628, 1073

Labor Relations Adviser, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 369, 405

Labor Relations and Manpower Section, Bureau of Ships, II 998

Labor Relations, Assistant for, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Labor Relations Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 502; Office of Production Management, I 238, 242; War Production Board, I 621

Labor Relations Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 349; State Department, I 1148

Labor Relations, Office of, Interior Department, I 1325, 1331

Labor Relations Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 171, 238

Labor Relations, Special Adviser on, Interior Department, I 1331

Labor Relations Subsection, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Labor Requirements and Employment Standards Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 171

Labor Requirements Division, War Production Board, I 628

Labor Requirements, Office of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1073, 1089

Labor, Social and Health Affairs, International, Division of, State Department, I 1143

Labor Standards and Social Security, Committee on, I 1131, 1486

Labor Standards, Bureau of, Labor Department, I 1488

Labor Standards, Division of, Labor Department, I 850, 1488, 1489

Labor Statistics, Bureau of, Labor Department, I 133, 160, 171, 239, 642, 1495, 1568

Labor Supply and Training Section: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 171, 241; Office of Production Management, I 239

Labor Supply Branch, Office of Production Management, I 239, 244

Labor Supply Committee, National, I 239

Labor Supply, Coordinating Committee on, I 171

Labor Supply, National Director of, Federal Security Agency, I 239

Labor Supply Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 171

Labor Transfer Section, War Manpower Commission, I 836

Labor unions, I 3, 44, 67, 79, 92, 238, 564, 620, 621, 1187, 1490, II 398; disputes between, I 171, 237, 616; international, I 349, 1143; maritime, I 769-774, 1597; relations with Government agencies, I 171, 369, 495, 617, 619, 623, 627, 937, 995. See also Labor.

Labor Vice Chairmen, War Production Board, I 623

Laboratories

Laboratories and Technical Equipment Subcommittee, Safety and Technical Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 663

Laboratories Division, Medical Department, II 655

Laboratory Portrait Studio, Signal Corps, II 602

Labrador, I 1777, II 514, 1098

Lacquers, I 641

"Lafayette," U.S.S., I 17, 58

LaGuardia, Fiorello H., I 258, 1777, 1798

Lake Dock Coal Advisory Committee, I 1355

Laminates, plastic, I 1468

Lamps, I 666

Land, use and management, I 132, 1330, 1376, 1377, 1383, 1414, 1416, 1421. See also Public lands, Real estate and land, and Soil conservation.

Land, Emory S., I 698, 1583, 1743

Land Acquisition Division, Soil Conservation Service, I 993

Land Bank Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1397; Commissioner, I 1397

Land Economics Division, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, I 1416

Land Management, Bureau of, Interior Department, I 1335, 1372

Land Planning Division, Federal Housing Administration, I 1730

Land Use Coordination, Office of, Agriculture Department, I 1421; Coordinator, I 133

Land Utilization, Office of, Interior Department, I 1325, 1330

Landing craft, I 1347, 1761, II 683, 869, 990, 995; crews, II 1056; training for, II 1151, 1219

Landing operations, II 116, 122, 223, 715; Africa, II 1116, 1161, 1172, 1178, 1179; Pacific areas, II 1219, 1233, 1234. See also Amphibious warfare.

Landing Vehicle Board, Army Ground Forces, II 374

Landing Vehicles Tracked, Continuing Board for Development of, Navy Department, II 223, 409

Landis, James M., I 258

Lands Division: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 772; Justice Department, I 1276

Langley Aeronautical Laboratory, Langley Air Force Base, Va., I 1534

Language Program, Army Service Forces, II 407

Languages, foreign, II 602; training in, II 245-245b, 245d-246, 1023. See also specific languages.

Lanham, Fritz G., I 61

Large Vessel Disposal, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 749, 754

Large Vessel Procurement, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 715, 749

Larkin, T. B., II 1166

Larrabee, William H., I 66

Larson, Jess, I 1095

Latex, I 1045, 1641

Latin America, I 63, 418, 465, 675, 682, 1014, 1029, 1033, 1102b, 1102g, 1443, 1495, 1573, 1785, 1786, 1790, 1798, II 56, 407

Latin-American Exports Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 448

Latin-American Forest Resources Survey, Agriculture Department, I 1389

Latin American Requirements, Committee on Essential, I 231

Latin-American Section: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a; Special War Policies Unit, Justice Department, I 1279; Treasury Department, I 1242; War Division, Justice Department, I 1285

Latvia, I 1120

Launches, I 762

Launching: airplanes from ships, II 976; naval vessels, II 800, 994, 1008

Laundry and dry cleaning: equipment for, I 656, II 439; industry, I 536, 564, 656; military, II 428, 439, 441, 446, 447

Law: enforcement, I 1211, 1213, 1252, 1261, 1262, 1270-1275, 1287-1293, 1296, 1305, 1532, II 1056, 1065; foreign, II 769; international, I 1786, II 769, 810, 845, 1039; maritime, II 1056, 1065, 1067; martial, I 105, 1326, 1332, 1334, II 769; military, II 765, 766, 781. See also Courts martial and Crime.

Law, Bureau of, Federal Power Commission, I 1546

Law Committee, War Communications Board, I 217

Law Department, Federal Communications Commission, I 1567

Law Division, General, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 810

Law Library, Military, II 766

Lea, Clarence F., I 51, 83

Lead, I 633, 682; allocation, I 567, 1018; premium prices, I 39, 670, 1636; production and control, I 669, 670, 680, 1636; purchase and procurement, I 247, 464, 1636; research, I 604, 1466

Lead Production Task Committee, War Production Board, I 680

Leadville Tunnel, I 673

Leahy, Emmett J., II 794a

Leahy, William D., II 12

Leary, Herbert F., II 1216, 1244

Leases, I 16, 61, 1096, 1326, 1556

Leather and hides, I 169, 632, 633, 657, 1409, 1635, 1749; importation, I 455, 657, 1024; procurement, I 233, 1024, 1748; production, I 657, 1758, II 411a, 820; regulation of prices, I 383a, 383c, 394; research, I 1468, 1515

Leather and Shoe Branch, War Production Board, 1 1768

Leather and Shoe Division, War Production Board, I 657

Leather. Interdepartmental Committee on, I 657

Lebanon, I 1123

Ledo Road, II 394, 493, 1195; campaign, II 1193

Lee, Sir Oliver, Sr., II 1192

Legal and Liaison Division, Special, Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137b

Legal Assistance Branch: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 778; Office of the Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Legal Assistance Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 778

Legal Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 552; Division of Territories and Island Possessions, I 1334; Office of the Director of Matériel, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408, 775; Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789

Legal Department: Office of Price Administration, I 391, 397; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 317

Legal Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 446; Chemical Warfare Service, II 552; Civilian Conservation Corps, I 1653; Coast Guard, II 1062; Committee on Fair Employment Practice, I 997, 998; Corps of Engineers, II 499; Federal Housing Administration, I 1726; Maritime Commission, I 1604, 1605; Medical Department, II 617; National War Labor Board, I 503; Office of Civilian Defense, I 270; Office of Price Administration and Civilian Supply, I 256; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 301; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257, 304; Ordnance Department, II 455; Petroleum Administration for War, I 936; Selective Service System, I 207; Signal Corps, II 578, 580; Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1362; Transportation Corps, II 677; Treasury Department, I 1230, 1231; War Production Board, I 516; War Shipping Administration, I 701, 710, 712, 755

Legal Medicine Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 894

Legal Office, Training Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 784

Legal Review Branch, Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Legal Section, Division of Defense Aid Reports, I 435

Legal Service, War Manpower Commission, I 828

Legal services: Army, II 764-782; Navy, II 807, 810, 1062

Legislation, Assistant for, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010

Legislation, Procurement, and Regulations, Subcommittee on, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 195

Legislative and Information Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910

Legislative and Liaison Division: Corps of Engineers, II 500; War Department General Staff, II 137b, 205, 206, 310, 500

Legislative and Special Branch, G-1, War Department General Staff, II 173, 174

Legislative Branch: Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776; G-1, War Department General Staff, II 173

Legislative Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010; Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137b

Legislative Liaison Section, State Department, I 1118

Legislative Reference, Division of, Bureau of the Budget, I 114, 118

Legislative Reference Section, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765

Legislative Reference Service, Library of Congress, I 91

Legislative Section, Treasury Department, I 1231

Legislative Services, Office of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 310

Lehman, Herbert H., I 1106, 1798

Leiserson, William M., I 854

Leith-Ross Committee, I 1791

Leland, Waldo G., I 121

Lend-lease, I 257, 314, 425, 432-444, 506, 949, 1010, 1013, 1014, 1016, 1020, 1025, 1032, 1096, 1128, 1129, 1140, 1224, 1427, 1564, 1619, II 417

Lend-Lease Accounting Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 954

Lend-Lease Administration, Office of, I 432-444, 1742, 1743, 1747, 1772, II 815, 818, 846; Administrator, I 432, 433, 445; General Counsel, I 433, 435; relations with civilian agencies, I 145, 151a, 153, 230, 233, 257, 303, 446, 474, 743, 947, 981, 1010, 1015, 1016, 1043, 1102, 1211, 1400, 1409; representation on civilian agencies, I 157, 426, 449, 518, 576, 592, 596, 644, 963, 1130

Lend-Lease and Surplus War Property Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1140

Lend-Lease Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018

Lend-Lease Inspection and Expediting Division, Treasury Department, I 1224

Lend-Lease Liaison Office, Navy Department, II 815

Lend-Lease Office of Record, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846

Lend-Lease Procurement, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 750

Lend-Lease Section: Treasury Department, I 1239; U.S. Forces, China Theater, II 1207

Lend-Lease Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1032

Lend-Lease Statistical Unit, Treasury Department, I 1218

Lend-Lease Transportation and Storage Division, Treasury Department, I 1224

Lend-Lease Transportation, Inspection, and Expediting, Assistant to the Director of Procurement in Charge of, Treasury Department, I 1224

Lerch, Archer L., II 783

Levant, Commander in Chief, II 1178

Levant Service Command, II 1186

Lewis, George W., I 1534

Lewis, J. Hamilton, I 24

Lewis, William B., I 888

Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory, Cleveland, I 1534

Leyte, P.I., II 1246, 1247, 1248; Battle of, II 1226; Campaign, II 1212

Liaison Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 555; Federal Power Commission, I 1542; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 412; Legislative and Liaison Division, War Department General Staff, II 205; Office for Emergency Management, I 145; War Intelligence Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 149

Liaison Bureau, Office of Facts and Figures, I 428, 431

Liaison Committee: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 178; Informal, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1755; interdepartmental, I 1108; President's, I 166, II 76, 137; on War Relocation, I 805

Liaison Detachment, Bucharest, II 1169

Liaison Division, Current, Office of War Information, I 906

Liaison Group, Division of Defense Aid Reports, I 257

Liaison Office: Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 303; Office of Strategic Services, II 41; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 308; Office of the Under Secretary of State, I 1108; War Production Board, I 507, 508

Liaison Office, Interdepartmental, Maritime Commission, I 153, 765

Liaison Officer, U.S., Office of the, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Liaison Section: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157; Headquarters Fifth Army, II 1164; Theater Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Liaison Staff With the Quartermaster General, Office for Coordination of National Defense Purchases, I 176

Liaison Subcommittee, Combined Meteorological Committee, II 9

Liaison Unit, Renegotiation Division, Medical Department, II 629

Liaison units, Operations Service, Medical Department, II 632

Liberated and Occupied Areas Section, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

Liberated Area Staff, Foreign Funds Control, I 1249

Liberated areas, I 948, 1010, 1011, 1044, 1102, 1130, 1801, II 411b, 750; civilian supplies for, I 438, 683, 910, 911, 1047, 1745, 1749, 1757, II 195, 412, 425, 438, 505, 508, 689, 692, 718, 1156; economic affairs, I 458, 1044, 1130, 1134; financial services for, I 1242, 1245, II 717, 718, 721, 722; health and medical activities in, I 1763, II 627, 632, 660, 661, 1128; relief and rehabilitation, I 446, 460, 1035, 1106, 1128, 1224, 1418, 1796-1798; requirements of, I 1047, 1055, 1749, 1773, 1782, 1791, 1796; utilities and transportation, I 526, 1766, 1767. See also Civil affairs.

Liberated Areas Committee, Combined, I 1035

Liberated Areas Division: Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438; State Department, I 1134

Liberated Areas, Interdepartmental Policy Committee for, I 1130, 1131

Liberated Prisoners of War Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1027

Liberia, I 1037, 1045, 1123; U.S. Army Forces in, II 1185, 1186

Liberty ships, I 70, 733, 1612, II 913. See also Cargo vessels.

Libraries, I 91, 105, 535, 1560; foreign, I 341, 911, 918, 1151; for troops and naval personnel, II 400, 1028. See also individual libraries.

Library and Hostess Section, Personnel Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Library of Congress, I 91, 131, 279, 487, 1211, II 663; Librarian, I 91, 121; Librarian's Conference, I 91

Library Section: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028; Quartermaster Corps, II 428

Licensing Division, Foreign Funds Control, Treasury Department, I 1245, 1249; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 196, 197, 199

Liechtenstein, I 1120

Life Insurance, National Service, Joint Army-Navy Committee on, II 98

Lifeboat stations, Coast Guard, II 1056, 1080

Life-saving equipment, I 678, II 333, 670, 693

Light Control, Subcommittee on, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264

Light stations, II 1056

Lighter-than-air craft, II 859, 970

Lighter-Than-Air Design Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Lighter-Than-Air Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 972

Lighthouse Service, Eastern Sea Frontier, II 1103

Lighthouses, II 1056, 1080, 1103

Lighthouses, Bureau of, Coast Guard, II 1056

Lighting, I 249, 289; of airfields, II 87, 294, 516; fixtures, I 648; of naval ships, II 996; supply and requirements for, I 169, 230

Lightships, II 1056

Lilienthal, David E., I 1562

Lillie, Frank R., I 1503

Lima, Peru, I 338

Limitation orders, I 535, 537, 555, 560, 587, 606, 636, 666, 668, 676, 857, 960, 1090; on construction, I 601, 1087; review of, I 566, 1083

"Lion" units, II 867

Liquid Fuels and Lubricants Subcommittee, Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee, I 1342

Liquid Transport Department, Office of Defense Transportation, I 482

Liquidating Agency, Combined Administrative, II 1126, 1131, 1145

Liquidation Advisory Committee, I 1094, 1574

Liquidation Commission, Army-Navy, I 1062, 1063, II 125

Liquidation, Foreign, Office of, State Department, II 125

Liquidation Division: Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 799; Treasury Department, I 1205

Liquidation, Office of the Director of, I 1094

Liquidation Section, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 799

Liquor industry, I 15

Lisbon, Portugal, I 1243

Lithium, I 680, 681

Lithographic Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853

Lithography, I 645

Lithuania, I 1120

Litigation Branch, Office of the Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Litigation Division: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 777; Office of Price Administration, I 400

Litigation Section, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 777

Little, Sir Charles, II 2

Little Big Inch, I 90, 946, 1096

Littlejohn, Robert McG., I 1095, II 446

Livestock, I 21, 656, 966, 973, 1098, 1376, 1418; production, I 985, 990, 1376, 1397, 1399-1403, 1408; research, I 1408, 1416, 1514. See also Meat.

Livestock and Meats Branch, Food Distribution Administration, I 966, 967

Loading and Assembly Section, Chief of the, Ordnance Department, II 477

Loan Bureau, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 858, 865

Local boards, Selective Service System, I 215

Local defense forces, naval, II 1100-1112 passim, 1231, 1246

Local Transport Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Lock-outs, I 84, 495

Locomotives, I 668, 1047, 1528, II 683, 685, 691, 694; procurement, II 426, 670

Locusts, I 1742

Log and Lumber Policy Committee, War Production Board, I 649

Logan, M. M., I 11

Logistic Plan Committee, Overall, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846

Logistic Plans, Assistant Chief of Naval Operations for, II 846

Logistic Plans Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846, 881

Logistics, II 137c, 138, 357, 392, 395, 846 air, II 281-283, 285, 287-295, 321-322c, 856

Logistics Division: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1140; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 299

Logistics Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 201

Logistics Organization Planning Unit, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 872

Logistics Planning Branch: Air Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 292; Signal Corps, II 576d, 576e

Logistics Planning Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 929

Logistics Plans Section, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157

Logistics Reports Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195

Logistics Section, Office of the Chief, Army Field Forces, II 357

London

London Agreement, I 1802

London Combined Coal Committee, I 1773

London Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1758

London Communications Committee, II 8

London Conference on Postwar Food Requirements, I 952

London Food Council, I 1746

London Mission, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 296, 303

London Pre-emption Committee, I 1189

London Rosin Working Group, I 1749

London Subcommittee, Combined Civil Affairs Committee, II 11, 207

London Timber Working Group, I 1749

London Tyre and Tyre Fabric Working Party, I 1775

Long, Breckinridge, I 1117

Lookout stations, I 1378, 1387; coastal, II 1056, 1101

Looms, I 657

Loran, II 339, 868, 1068

Los Angeles, I 693, II 327c, 702, 1094, 1095; Regional Office, Ordnance Department, II 487

Loughry, Howard K., II 718

Lovett, Robert A., II 142

Lower California, II 78

Loyalty investigations, I 217, 1158, 1256, 1328, 1522a, 1524, II 785, 1011. See also Security intelligence, military.

Loyalty Islands, II 1216

Loyalty Rating Board, Civil Service Commission, I 1522a

Loyalty Review Board, I 1256, 1522a

Lubricants, I 659, 932, II 292, 321a, 435, 441, 485, 944, 971, 994; procurement, II 128, 425, 435; research and development, 1 1464, 1467, II 292, 321a, 1001. See also Petroleum products.

Lucas, Scott W., I 43

Ludwig, Emil, I 56

Luggage, I 657

Lumber, I 74, 169, 643, 644, 654, 1378, 1433, 1500, II 691

Lumber and Lumber Products Division, War Production Board, I 647, 649, 650

Lumber Mission, War Production Board, I 649

Lund, Wendell, I 616

Lutes, LeRoy, II 392

Luxembourg, I 919, 1120, II 1129, 1131, 1133, 1142

Luxury goods, I 533; taxes on, I 52

Luzon, P.I., II 1233, 1246; Campaign, II 1212

Lynn, David, I 1580

M/A's. See Military Attaches.

MAAF. See Mediterranean Allied Air Forces.

MATS. See Mediterranean Air Transport Service.

MBW. See Munitions Assignments Board in Washington.

MDEL. See Medical Department Equipment Laboratory.

MDW. See Military District of Washington.

MEA. See United States Mission for Economic Affairs in London.

MIRS. See Military Intelligence Research Service reports.

MIS. See Military Intelligence Service, G-2, War Department General Staff.

MISLS. See Military Intelligence Service Language School, G-2, War Department General Staff.

MITC. See Military Intelligence Training Center, G-2, War Department General Staff.

MP units. See Military Police, troop units.

MP& TS. See Military Plans and Training Service, Ordnance Department.

MPD. See Military Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

"M" Plans, II 137a

"M" sections, Marine Corps, II 1043

MTO. See Mediterranean Theater of Operations.

MTOUSA. See Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army.

MacArthur, Douglas, I 1803, II 1212, 1213, 1239, 1243, 1252

McCain, John S., II 970, 1233

McCarran, Pat, I 15, 45

McCloskey, Mark A., I 1648

McCloy, John J., II 139

McCoy, Frank R., I 155, II 765; Board, II 193, 240

McDonald, James G, I 151

McDonald, Stewart, I 1725

MacDonald, Thomas H., I 1703

McEntee, James J., I 1653

McGehee, Dan R., I 50

McGrady, Edward F., II 134

Machine and Tabulation Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 431

Machine guns, II 448, 471, 478. See also Guns and Artillery.

Machine Records Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 169, 742, 748, 749; Medical Department, II 616; Selective Service System, I 212

Machine Records Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 735, 736

Machine Records Units, Adjutant General's Office, II 763

Machine Tool Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 608

Machine Tool Utilization Committee, Interagency, I 664

Machine tools, I 170, 232, 547, 664, 1007, 1047, 1262, 1634, II 287, 321a, 321c, 321e, 458, 472, 478, 554, 589; allocation, I 189, II 90, 290, 411, 411b, 475; disposal, II 414, 475; production, I 39, 508, 600, 613-615, 675, 1634, 1765, II 290, 411a, 571, 817, 820

Machine Tools Committee, Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90, 411a

Machine Tools Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1765

Machine Training School, Adjutant General's Office, II 744

Machinery, I 257, 451, 462, 524, 587, 629, 660, 664, 960, 1376, 1579; control and distribution, I 606, 645, 656, 657, 662, 683, 1217-1229; foreign interests in, I 163, 733, 755, 1010, 1025, 1030, 1047, 1282, 1789; industrial, I 172, 938, 988, 1045, 1633, 1634, 1773; price regulations, I 383a, 383c, 394; ship, I 755, 1609, 1610, 1612, II 994, 999-1002, 1068

Machinery Unit, Textile and Clothing Branch, War Production Board, I 960

Mack, Clifton E., I 1217

McKay, N. H., II 1166

MacKeachie, Douglas C., I 233

McKeever, Robert L., I 1094

McKellar, Kenneth, I 19, 27, 30

MacLeish, Archibald, I 91, 424, 874, 1148

McMahon, Brien, I 47

McNair, Lesley J., II 352, 353

McNarney, Joseph T., II 1165

McNutt, Paul V., I 190, 414, 817, 1645

Macready, G. N., II 2

McReynolds, Sam D., I 56

McReynolds, William H., I 136, 143, 168, 178

Magazines. See Press.

Magee, James C., II 614

Magnesite, I 679

Magnesium, I 631, 633, 682, 1261, 1515, 1542, 1749, 1771, II 411a, 556; industry, I 40, 45, 247, 669, 1063, 1096, 1539, 1634; use in aircraft production, I 548, 677. See also Strategic and critical materials and Controlled Materials Plan.

Magnesium Committee, Joint, I 677, II 90

Magnetic Channel Calibration Range, II 1121

Magruder, John, II 1189; Mission, II 1189

Mahogany, I 455, 649, 1024

Mail. See Postal services.

Mail and Correspondence Branch, Office of Production Management, I 225Mail and Files Division, Marine Corps, II 1047

Mail and Records Section: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 973; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army. II 765

Mail Coordination, Office of, Navy Department, II 802

Maintenance and repair, Army, II 526, 542, 630, 722, 1183, 1184

Maintenance and repair, Navy, II 908, 911, 923, 990, 994, 996, 1056

Maintenance and Repair Branch, Office of Production Management, I 231

Maintenance and Repair Division: Maritime Commission, I 1592, 1615, 1616; War Shipping Administration, I 756. 758

Maintenance and Repair, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for. War Shipping Administration, I 755-759

Maintenance and Repair Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 754, 755

Maintenance and Transportation Division, G-4 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 357

Maintenance Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 556; Medical Department, II 630; Radio and Transport Bureau, War Production Board, I 549; Signal Corps, II 586

Maintenance Command, Army Air Forces, II 287A, 321b, 321d, 322c

Maintenance Division: Air Service Command, Army Air Forces, II 321d; Bureau of Aeronautics, II 975, 979; Corps of Engineers, II 509; Office of the Director of Supply, Headquarters Army Service Farces, II 418;

Ordnance Department, II 484; Signal Corps, II 584, 586; Transportation Corps, II 686

Maintenance Offices, Engineer Regional, II 509, 541

Maintenance, Operating, and Budget Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911

Maintenance Planning Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 923

Maintenance Services Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 509

Maintenance Wing, Maintenance Command, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Makassar Strait, II 1212

Makin, II 1237

Malaria, II 901, 904, 1189; control, I 1667, II 656, 669, 1199; research, I 296, 1516, 1518, 1562, 1671, 1672, II 189a, 904. See also Tropical diseases.

Malaria Control Branch, Medical Department, II 656

Malaria Control in War Areas, Office of, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1667

Malaria Division, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 296

Malarial Studies, Board for the Coordination of, National Research Council, I 296, 1516, 1672

Malay States, I 1122, II 1197, 1204

Maloney, Francis, I 23, 41, 46

Malta, Island of, I 92

Management Advisor and Administrative Officer, Office of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005, 1009

Management and Planning Division, War Manpower Commission, I 849

Management Branch: Federal Public Housing Authority, I 1734; Office of the Chief of Staff, II 168

Management Consultant Branch, War Production Board, I 564, 6 1 6

Management Consultant Division, War Production Board, I 561, 564, 621

Management Control, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257, 257a, 257b

Management Control Branch, Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Management Control Office, AAF Training Command, II 323c

Management Division: Division of Defense Housing Coordination, I 249; Office of War Information, I 908

Management Engineer, Office of, Navy Department, II 806

Management Engineering Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 930

Management Engineering Section, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 930

Management Evaluation Branch, II 583

Management-Labor Council, War Production Board, I 510, 561, 619

Management-Labor Policy Committee, War Manpower Commission, I 617, 817, 818, 822, 825

Management, Office of the Assistant Director for, Office of War Information, I 867

Management Planning, Division of, State Department, I 1169

Management Services, Office of War Information, I 873

Management Services, Office of, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1019

Management surveys, Navy Department, II 802, 806, 929, 930

Managua, Nicaragua, I 338

Manasco, Carter, I 78

Manchuria, I 1026

Maneuver Director, Central Defense Command, II 1089

Maneuvers, II 230, 353, 356, 372, 374a, 576b, 718, 1089, 1094, 1095

Manganese, I 169, 247, 675, 1228, 1340, 1636

Manhattan District, I 283, II 189, 189a, 501, 539; Advisory Committee, I 277; Military Policy Committee, I 277

Manhattan Project, I 1209, 1562

Manila, P.I., I 803, 1243, II 1233

Manly, Basil, I 1541

Manning Division, War Shipping Administration, I 774

Manning tables, I 628, 852

Manpower, I 28, 425, 816-853, 1187, 1385, 1427, 1685

Manpower and Materials, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 473

Manpower Board, War Department, II 171, 212, 257a, 620

Manpower Committee, Petroleum Industry War Council, I 937

Manpower Control Group, War Department General Staff, II 171

Manpower Controls, Subcommittee on, War Production Board, I 628

Manpower Counselor, Office of the, Petroleum Administration for War, I 937

Manpower, Deputy Director for, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1051

Manpower Division: Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 534; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257a; Selective Service System, I 208

Manpower in War Industries, National Committee for the Conservation of, I 1489

Manpower Priorities Committee, National, I 628

Manpower Programming Division, War Production Board, I 628

Manpower Requirements Office, War Production Board, I 616, 619, 623, 624, 628

Manpower Requirements, Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 539, 622, 628, 1073

Manpower Survey Board, Navy, II 828, 841

Manpower Utilization Branch, Civilian Personnel Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 144

Manpower Utilization, Bureau of, War Manpower Commission, I 841-844

Mansfield, Joseph J., I 69

Manufactured Gas Division, War Production Board, I 526

Manufacturers Aircraft Association, II 304

Manufacturers, National Association of, I 88, 510, 564, 818

Manufacturing Aids Committees, Ordnance Department, II 478

Manufacturing and Supply Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 554

Manufacturing facilities. See Plant facilities, industrial.

Manufacturing Operations Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978

Manuscripts Board, War Department, II 146

Map Collection, War Department, II 540

Map Depot Detachments, Engineer, II 540

Map Depot, Kunming, II 1208

Map Depot Teams, Engineer, II 540

Map Division, Research and Analysis Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Map, Photo, and Library Section, Information Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269

Map Production Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 512

Map Service, Army, I 1339, 1374, II 132, 343, 512, 540, 735

Mapping, I 309, 458, 991, 993, 1162, 1374, 1455, 1459, 1468, II 510, 512, 540, 542, 543, 1099. See also Charts, Maps, and Photomapping.

Maps, I 74, 83, 91, 322, 989, 1044, 1155, 1332, 1339, 1452, 1576, II 201, 353, 432, 493, 542, 1023, 1099

Maps and Photographs Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Maps, Division of, Library of Congress, II 540

Marianas Area, Commander, II 1232

Marianas Islands, II 1227, 1228, 1232, 1236

Marietta Depot, Transportation Corps, II 711

Marine Administrative Command, Fifth Amphibious Corps, Pacific, II 1234

Marine Complaints Division, War Shipping Administration, I 772

Marine Corps, I 18, 50, 58, 101, 964, 1459, II 1040-1055, 1079, 1088, 1234; Assistant Commandant, II 1041; Assistant Commandant (Air), II 863; Assistant Director, II 996; Commandant, II 795, 936, 1041, 1046, 1050, 1079; field activities, II 1051-1055, 1079; Headquarters, II 1040, 1041-1050; Legal Aide, II 1041; Military Secretary, II 1041; Offices of the Commandant, II 1041-1045, 1047: officers, II 840, 1041, 1046, 1047; Quartermaster General, II 1048; relations with Army, II 438, 470, 548, 553, 574, 707; relations with Navy, II 793, 863, 890, 894, 895, 914, 975, 984, 996; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 88, 91, 95, 100, 120, 129; Reserve, II 840, 1041, 1046; troop units, II 1050, 1088, 1104, 1105, 1116

Marine Corps Air Depots, II 1055

Marine Corps Barracks, II 1054

Marine Corps Bases, II 1054

Marine Corps Section: Fleet Post Office, San Francisco, II 1050; U.S. Fleet, II 881

Marine Corps Supply Depots, II 1055Marine Division, Maritime Commission, I 732

Marine engines, I 750, II 685

Marine Hospitals, U.S., I 1662

Marine Inspection and Navigation, Bureau of, Commerce Department, I 1212, 1426, II 1056, 1065

Marine Interior Design Section, Maritime Commission, I 1611

Marine Officer Cadet School, Transportation Corps, II 703

Marine Operations Section, War Shipping Administration, I 733

Marine Procurement Board, Joint, II 126, 684

Maris, Albert B., I 110

Maritime Academies Division, State, War Shipping Administration, I 783

Maritime Authority, United, I 751, 1801

Maritime Commission, I 1582-1631, 1761

Maritime Conference, Inter-American, I 1783

Maritime Council, United, United Maritime Authority, I 1801

Maritime Division, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 862

Maritime Executive Board, United, United Maritime Authority, I 717, 1801

Maritime Labor Relations, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 1597

Maritime Labor Relations Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 712, 767, 769-772, 1597

Maritime Labor, Special Interdepartmental Committee on, I 706

Maritime Personnel, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1617

Maritime Promotion and Information, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1626

Maritime Relations, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 769

Maritime Security Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853

Maritime Service Division, War Shipping Administration, I 782

Maritime Service Shore Patrol, I 784

Maritime Service, U.S., I 782, 784

Maritime Technical Commission, Inter-American, I 1784

Maritime Traffic, Subcommittee on Protection of, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Maritime Unit, Office of Strategic Services, II 63

Maritime War Emergency Board, War Shipping Administration, I 753, 766, 768, 769, 770, 771

Market Center System, Quartermaster Corps, II 436

Marketing, I 1042, 1439; of food and agricultural products, I 21, 37, 55, 960, 971, 973, 975, 981, 991, 1370, 1383, 1416-1418, 1787; in Latin America, I 323, 1783, 1785

Marketing and Transportation Research Division, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, I 1416

Marketing Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 942

Marketing Facilities Branch, War Food Administration, I 973, 975

Marketing Services, Office of, War Food Administration, I 960

Markham, James E., I 792

Marking. See Packaging and marking.

Marriages, chaplains' records, II 402, 1034

Mars Task Force, II 1193

Marshall, George C., II 12, 165

Marshall, Lee, I 961

Marshall Islands, II 1227, 1228

Marshall Islands Subarea, Pacific Fleet, II 1231

Marshalls-Gilbert Area, Commander, II 1231

Marshals, U.S., I 1254, 1273, 1305

Martial law, I 105, 1326, 1332, 1334, II 769

Martin, John B., I 258

Mason Board, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979

"Master Production Schedules,"Quartermaster Corps, II 431, 438, 439

Master Radio Division, Office of War Information, I 917

Material and Products Section, War Production Board, I 614

Material and Resources Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 977, 978

Material Control Branch, Agriculture Department, I 988

Material Control Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 938

Material Control Officer, Navy, II 819

Material Coordinating Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 683, 1757, 1778

Material Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 893; Bureau of Ordnance, II 922; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 817, 823

Material Facilities Branch, Office of Fishery Coordination, Interior Department, I 1370

Material Planning Council, Air Force, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 317

Material Redistribution and Disposal Administration, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 823, 928

Material Requirements Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Material Requirements Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1012

Materials

Materials and Commodities Branch, War Production Board, I 685

Materials and Equipment Branch, Production and Marketing Administration, I 988

Materials and Equipment, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 475

Materials and Facilities, Office of, War Food Administration, I 988

Materials and Products Branch, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 439

Materials and Products Division, War Production Board, I 615, 1074

Materials Branch: Bureau of Ships, II 995; Redistribution Division, War Production Board, I 631; Statistics Division, War Production Board, I 614

Materials Control Branch, War Production Board, I 525

Materials Control Division, War Production Board, I 601

Materials Coordinating Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 934, 938

Materials Disposal Section, Maritime Commission, I 1619

Materials Division: Office of Production Management, I 247, 588; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 817, 865; Petroleum Administration for War, I 934, 938; War Production Board, I 614

Materials Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Materials Section: Maritime Commission, I 1611; Ordnance Department, II 469

Matériel, II 79, 94, 389; British, I 57, II 1125, 1142; procurement, II 93, 137-138, 142, 196, 216; production, I 1780, II 76, 90, 196, 216; research and development, II 137, 196, 217-228; standardization, II 76, 105, 137. See also Enemy matériel and equipment and Lend-Lease.

Matériel, air, II 76, 257b, 295, 299, 310, 342, 456; allocation, II 281, 298; maintenance, II 287-287b, 292, 321, 321a, 321d, 321e, 322c, 346b, 1176, 1206; naval, II 863, 970, 975-981, 985, 988, 989, 1220; procurement, II 287-291, 321a, 321c, 321e, 411; production, II 76, 287-291, 307, 308, 321- 321c, 321e, 322a; research and development, II 255, 307, 308, 321-321c, 322b; testing, II 333, 335: in theaters of operations, II 342, 1169, 1176, 1177, 1206; transportation, II 293, 336-337c. See also Airplanes, Enemy matériel and equipment, and special types of matériel.

Matériel, ground, II 383, 411b, 417, 465, 468, 1127, 1167

Matériel, naval, I 230, 231, II 479, 558, 795, 852, 864, 865, 867, 916, 925, 1068; maintenance and repair, II 793, 916; procurement, II 795, 846, 916, 920, 921, 1102; production, II 795, 820, 916, 918, 922, 925, 926, 1075; research and development, II 795, 820, 916, 918, 920, 921, 925; storage and distribution, II 793, 795, 846, 916, 925, 1075; testing, II 801, 916, 920-922. See also specific types of matériel.

Matériel and Maintenance Division, Office of Flying Safety, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Matériel and Services, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 287-295, 299, 321

Matériel and Services, Director of, Army Air Forces, II 321b

Matériel and Supply, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 287, 287a

Matériel and Supply, Office of the Director of, Transportation Corps, II 682-687, 711, 713

Matériel, Assistant Chief of Staff, Services of Supply, II 408

Matériel Branch, Signal Corps, II 585, 587

Matériel Center, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321b, 321c

Matériel Command, Army Air Forces, II 154, 287a, 321b-321d; Commanding General, I 540, 546, 547

Matériel Demobilization Planning Group, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408

Matériel, Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 654

Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289, 321b, 321c, 321d

Matériel, Maintenance, and Distribution, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 263, 264, 281, 303

Matériel, Office of the Assistant Chief for, Chemical Warfare Service, II 552-556, 557

Matériel, Office of the Assistant Chief of Naval Operations for, II 864-870

Matériel, Office of the Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408-414

Matériel Planning Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 552, 558

Maternal and Child Health Branch, Medical Department, II 661

Maternity care, I 27, 1491, II 661

Mather, Paul, I 1095

Mauborgne, Joseph O., II 571

Maverick, Maury, I 527, 856

Maxwell, Russell L., I 193

May, Andrew J., I 57

May, Stacy, I 168, 180, 227, 610

Maybank, Burnet R., I 6

Mayors, Executive Committee of, I 923

Mead, James M., I 40

Measles, II 651

Meat, I 233, 409, 966, 990, 1383, 1397, 1399-1403, 1408, 1417, 1746, 1786; controls, I 35, 364, 383a, 383c, 390; industry, I 21, 39, 380, 504, 954, 967, 1412; supply, I 89, 366, 1635

Meat and Dairy Hygiene Branch, Medical Department, II 643

Mechanic Schools, Civilian, Supervisor of, AAF Training Command, II 323b

Mechanical and Electrical Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 513

Mechanical Engineering Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 553

Mechanics and Sound, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1467

Mechanicsburg, Pa., Naval Records Management Center, II 794a

Mechanized warfare, II 365, 658. See also Tanks.

Mechanized Warfare Hazards Branch, Medical Department, II 658

Medal for Merit Board, I 158

Medals. See Decorations and awards.

Medals and Awards Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 831, 1021

Medals Award Committee, Merchant Marine, I 707, 766, 1599

Medellin, Colombia, I 341

Media Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 800

Media Cost Plan, I 330

Mediation, of labor disputes. See Labor and Strikes.

Mediation Board: National, I 621, 854; National Defense, I 67, 237, 250, 495

Medical Administrative Officer, Committee on Medical Research, I 296

Medical Advisory Board, I 267

Medical Advisory Division, Federal Trade Commission, I 1532

Medical Air Evacuation Squadrons, Army Air Forces, II 305

Medical and Domiciliary Care, Construction and Supplies, Office of Assistant Administrator for, Veterans' Administration, I 125, 1556, 1557

Medical and Hospital Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1557

Medical and Veterinary School, Tali, II 1202

Medical associations, II 305

Medical Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 47

Medical Center, National Naval, II 887, 899, 902, 904

Medical Commission, Mixed, II 632

Medical Consultants Division, Medical Department, II . 640

Medical Corps, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 661a, 887, 891, 896; officers, II 836

Medical Department, Army, II 226, 305, 409, 550, 613-669; field agencies, II 662-667; training agencies, II 667. See also Surgeon General, U.S. Army.

Medical Department Board, II 662

Medical Department Equipment Laboratory, II 635

Medical Department, Navy, II 887-907; shore establishment activities, II 1078

Medical Department Technical Committee, II 635

Medical Depots, II 614, 620, 621, 627, 628, 630, 631, 666

Medical Director, War Shipping Administration, I 733

Medical Dispensaries (Aviation), Army Air Forces, II 305

Medical Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 550, 551; Civil Service Commission, I 1525; Coast Guard, II 1064; Office of Civilian Defense, I 264, 267; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257, 305; Selective Service System, I 211; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128; War Shipping Administration, I 785

Medical Division, Civilian, Office of the Secretary of War, II 143

Medical Examiners, Board of, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 832

Medical Held Service School, Medical Department, II 644

Medical Information, Office of, National Research Council, I 1516

Medical Inspectors, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 895

Medical Intelligence Branch, Medical Department, II 659

Medical Intelligence Division, Medical Department, II 659

Medical Laboratories, Service Commands, II 421

Medical Laboratory Policies Branch, Medical Department, II 655

Medical Laboratory Technic Branch, Medical Department, II 655

Medical Liaison Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789

Medical Library, Army, II 132, 614, 618, 624, 663

Medical Library Association, II 898

Medical Museum, Army, II 614, 618, 624

Medical Nutrition Laboratory, II 660

Medical Plans and Operations Division. Medical Department, II 632

Medical Practice Division, Medical Department, II 639

Medical Procurement Districts, Medical Department, II 617, 620, 621, 665

Medical Records Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 894

Medical Regulating Service, Army Air Forces, II 305

Medical Regulating Unit, Medical Department, II 632, 634

Medical Research, Committee on, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 276, 278, 286, 296, 298, 1409, 1516, 1670, 1687

Medical Research Council of England, II 900

Medical Research Institute, Naval, II 899, 902, 904

Medical Research Laboratories, Chemical Warfare Service, II 550

Medical Research Laboratory, Armored, II 658

Medical Research Unit, Chemical Warfare Service, II 550

Medical Safety Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Medical School, National Naval, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Medical Sciences, Division of, National Research Council, I 1515, 1516, II 621

Medical Section: General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352; Selective Service System, I 212

Medical Service in Combat Areas, Board for Review of, II 163

Medical Service Training School, Army Air Forces, II 305

Medical services

Medical Services Bureau, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1661-1665

Medical Services, Office of, Office of Strategic Services, II 47, 72

Medical staff sections, II 352, 668, 1185, 1250

Medical Statistics Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 898; Medical Department, Army, II 616, 646, 648; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305

Medical Subcommittee, Munitions Assignments Committee, II 627

Medical supplies, I 533, 643, 1201, 1261, 1332, 1667, 1763; controls over, I 451, 538, 663, 680; purchase, I 233, 1201; requirements, I 1025, 1760, 1791; research in, I 1516. See also Drugs; and Supplies, military, medical.

Medical Supplies Committee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1763

Medical Supply Depots, Naval, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 906; Brooklyn, N.Y., II 892, 893

Medical Supply Storehouses, Naval, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 906

Medical Survey Review Board, Naval, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 840

Medical troop units. See Troop units, Medical Department.

Medicine, I 206, 211, 212, 258, 264, 785, II 309

Medicine and Surgery, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 117, 859, 887-907, 914, 975, 1019, 1024, 1030, 1078; field activities, II 903-907, 1078; Headquarters Offices, II 888-902

Medicine and Surgery, Department of, Veterans' Administration, I 77

Medicine and Surgery Subdivision, Medical Department, II 640

Medicine Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 901

Medicine Division: Committee on Medical Research, I 296; Food and Drug Administration, I 1687; Medical Department, II 640, 647; U.S. Public Health Service, I 1661

Medicines, II 411a, 888, 889. See also Drugs.

Mediterranean Air Command, Headquarters, II 1169

Mediterranean Air Transport Service, II 1171, 1176

Mediterranean Allied Air Forces, II 1154, 1169-1174, 1175

Mediterranean Allied Coastal Air Forces, II 1170

Mediterranean Allied Photographic Reconnaissance Wing, II 1170, 1174

Mediterranean Allied Strategic Air Force, 11 1170, 1173

Mediterranean Allied Tactical Air Force II 1170, 1112

Mediterranean Base Section, II 1165, 1186

Mediterranean, Naval Commander in Chief, II 1154, 1178-1181

Mediterranean Shipping Board, II 1155, 1158

Mediterranean Theater of Operations, I 1200, II 79, 200, 383, 384, 779, 846, 1138, 1153-1181; Army Air Forces Headquarters activities, II 258, 305, 319, 340; Office of Strategic Services activities, II 54-56, 74; Technical Services activities, II 491, 542, 626, 714. See also Allied Force Headquarters and Theaters of Operations.

Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1165-1169

Mediterranean Theater Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Melanesia, II 95; language of, II 756

Mellett, Lowell, I 137, 138, 150, 883

Memorial Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 440

Memorial Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 440

Mendenhall, W. C., I 1374

Meningitis, II 651

Mental diseases, II 342, 621, 639, 644, 899, 901, 904, 905

Mental Hygiene Branch, Medical Department, II 644

Mental Hygiene Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1663

Mentally handicapped persons, I 1497, 1513

Merchandise Services Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028

Merchandise Warehousing Branch, Office of Defense Transportation, I 474

Merchant marine, I 12, 70, 1426, 1456, 1582, 1609, II 77, 1022; officers, I 781, 782; personnel, I 27, 208, 707, 742, 773, 1049, 1597, 1599, 1621, 1630

Merchant Marine Academy, I 70, 781

Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House Committee on, I 70

Merchant Marine Cadet Corps, I 780, 781, 784

Merchant Marine Cadet Corps Division, War Shipping Administration, I 781

Merchant Marine Council, II 1057

Merchant Marine Decorations and Medals Board, I 707, 1599

Merchant Marine Hearing Units, Coast Guard, I 772

Merchant Marine Inspection Division, Coast Guard, II 1065

Merchant Marine Medals Award Committee, I 707, 766, 1599

Merchant Marine Personnel Division, Coast Guard, II 1065

Merchant Marine Safety, Office of, Coast Guard, II 1065

Merchant Shipbuilding Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Merchant ships. See Cargo vessels.

Merchant Vessel Board, Joint Army-Navy, II 86, 844

Merchant vessels. See Cargo vessels.

Mercury, I 681, 1228, 1340, 1539, 1636

Merrill's Marauders, Southeast Asia Command, II 1195

Mesopotamia, I 46

Message Center Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Message Center, War Department Classified, II 166

Metallurgical Branch, Interior Department, I 1346

Metallurgy, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1469

Metals and minerals, I 26, 65, 163, 169, 232, 341, 412, 508, 991, 1014, 1025, 1044, 1141, 1209, 1340, 1375, 1431, 1433, 1636-1640, 1642; export, I 451, 572; price regulations, I 383a, 383c, 394; procurement, I 454, 465, 673, 1024, 1039, 1228, 1636; production, I 20, 35, 39, 40, 316, 380, 446, 456, 612, 615, 633, 648, 656, 669-682, 1079, 1093, 1282, 1304, 1562, 1785, II 411a, 820; research, I 604, 1326, 1466, 1469, 1507, 1515, II 1001; strategic, I 35, 62, 446, 454, 1228, 1324, 1372, 1390, 1459, 1639; supply, I 53, 258, 578, 645, 653, 1102c, 1324, 1326, 1346, 1349, 1374, 1377, 1378, 1380, 1381, 1429; transportation, 479, 751. See also Mines and mining and specific metals and minerals.

Metals and Minerals Advisory Committee, War Production Board, I 672, 1438

Metals and Minerals Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, I 454; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411a; War Production Board, I 604

Metals and Minerals Division: Civilian Production Administration, I 669; War Production Board, I 538

Metals and minerals industry divisions, War Production Board, I 674-682

Metals and Minerals, Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 539, 669-682, 689, 1090

Metals and Minerals Subcommittee, Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee, I 604

Metals Control Committee, War Production Board, I 677

Metals Reserve Company, I 64, 133, 169, 247, 453, 454, 465, 594, 595, 596, 657, 670, 673, 681, 759, 1044, 1636-1640; Board, I 1636, 1637

Meteorological Committee, Combined, I 1481, II 9, 338

Meteorological Committee, Joint, I 1482, II 23, 338

Meteorological Institute, Inter-American, I 341

Meteorology. See Weather.

Meteorology, War Advisory Council on, Weather Bureau, I 1482

Methanol, II 517

Mexican Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1126

Mexican-American Commission for Economic Cooperation, I 316, 326, 1789

Mexican and Guatemalan Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337

Mexican-United States Defense Commission, Joint, II 78, 298, 852

Mexico, I 14, 46, 334, 337, 358, 1126, 1127, 1789, II 748; importation of labor from, I 42, 349, 467, 836, 1295, 1581, 1656, II 460; trade with, I 456, 1033, 1045; transportation in, I 332, 335, 359; war activities in, II 78, 298, 1090, 1095

Mexico City Conference, I 1111, 1112, 1783, 1788

Mexico Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1033

Mexico, U.S. Railway Mission in, I 335, 359

Miami, Fla., II 1106

Mica, I 40, 169, 247, 454, 604, 679, 1033, 1228, 1749

Mica and Graphite Division, War Production Board, I 679

Mica Mission to India, Joint, I 679

Microanalytical Division, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Microfilm, I 186, 909; of records, I 1059, 1533, 1577, II 757, 802, 803, 883, 1126, 1145, 1146, 1154, 1169

Microfilm Library, U.S. Fleet, II 883

Microfilm Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Micronesian Islands, I 1044

Middle East, I 40, 444, 902, 949, 1047, II 30, 54, 55, 511, 689; economic aspects, I 1134, 1139, 1242, 1742, 1749; military missions in, II 247, 249, 250; U.S. foreign policy in, I 1034, 1040, 1123. See also individual countries.

Middle East Branch, British Empire Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438

Middle East-Central Africa Theater, II 1182

Middle East, Detachment U.S. Army, II 1185

Middle East, Foreign Economic Administration Mission in the, I 1040

Middle East Section, United Kingdom and the, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

Middle East Service Command, II 1186

Middle East Supply Centre, I 698, 1040, 1742-1776, II 1184; Executive Committee, I 1742

Middle East, U.S. Army Forces in the, I 1742, II 1184, 1187

Middle Eastern Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1123

Middle Pacific, U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1236

Mid-Ocean Escort Group, Atlantic Fleet, II 1119

Midshipmen, I 781, 783, II 1038, 1105

Midway, Battle of, II 800, 12 1 2, 1227

Migrant Labor, Committee on, I 1497

Migration and Settlement, Special Committee on, I 1131, 1133

Migration, House Select Committee Investigating National Defense, I 81

Mileage Administrator, War Department, II 193

Military Academy, U.S., I 16, II 134, 192, 251, 404, 407, 647, 739

Military Advisory Board: Adjutant General's Office, II 758; U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Military Advisory Committee, War Production Board, I 666

Military Affairs: House Committee on, I 57, 86, 817; Senate Committee on, I 11, 13, 16, 44, 57, II 748

Military Affairs Branch, Office of the Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Military Affairs, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 878

Military Affairs Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 768, 769, 778

Military Air Transport Service, II 336 Military Analysis Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Military Attache Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 246

Military Attaches, II 179, 185, 186, 188, 246, 271, 550, 560, 1183; at Rio de Janeiro, II 1099

Military Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Military Censorship Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Military Censorship Officers Pool, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 245c

Military Clearance Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Military Commission of July 2, 1942, to Try German Saboteurs, I 155, II 765

Military Construction Division, Corps of Engineers, II 514

Military Construction, Office of the Director of, Corps of Engineers, II 514-518

Military courts. See Courts martial.

Military Deferment, Committee on, War Production Board, I 559

Military District of Washington, II 388, 389, 422, 494, 725, 785; Commanding General, II 1104

Military Division, War Production Board, I 570

Military Geology, Section of, Geological Survey, II 512

Military Geology Unit, Geological Survey, I 1375

Military government, I 40, 1213, 1418, II 253

Military Government Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 210

Military Government Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, I 1495, II 788

Military Government, School of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Military Government Section: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 932; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 301, 845

Military Government, U.S., Office of, II 779

Military Headquarters, Balkans, II 1154

Military Intelligence and Historical Branch, Signal Corps, II 576c

Military Intelligence Branch, Medical Department, II 615

Military Intelligence Division: Corps of Engineers, II 512, 536; War Department General Staff, I 54, 484, 598, 1137, 1162, 1501, II 146, 179-189, 202, 227, 238, 245a-245f, 246, 269, 275, 390, 461, 540, 601, 783, 850

Military Intelligence Research Service reports, II 187d, 187e

Military Intelligence Service

Military Intelligence Service Language School, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 245d, 245e

Military Intelligence Training Center, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 245d

Military justice, II 163, 170, 304, 764, 765, 770, 808. See also Courts martial and Prisoners, military.

Military Justice Branch: Legislative and Liaison Division, War Department General Staff, II 205; Office of the Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Military Justice Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 770

Military Justice, Secretary of War's Advisory Committee on, II 163

Military law, II 765, 766, 781

Military Law Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 808

Military Law Library, II 766

Military missions. See Missions, military.

Military observers, II 246, 383, 390b, 390c, 1125, 1139, 1183

Military Operations, Office of the Director of, Corps of Engineers, II 510-513

Military Ordinariate (Catholic), II 402

Military Permit Section, Joint Chiefs of Staff, II 207

Military personnel. See Personnel, Army, and Personnel, naval.

Military Personnel, Advisory Committee on Classification of, National Research Council, I 1513

Military Personnel and Training Division: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 767; Ordnance Department, II 459, 461, 490; Quartermaster Corps, II 432, 433

Military Personnel Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 501; Finance Department, II 719; Quartermaster Corps, II 433; Signal Corps, II 594

Military Personnel, Committee on Classification of, II 746

Military Personnel Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 736, 738-743, 758; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 259, 260, 266; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 397, 399, 647; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 767; Medical Department, II 622, 623; Ordnance Department, II 459; Transportation Corps, II 680

Military Personnel, Office of the Director of, War Department, II 153

Military Personnel Procurement Service Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 738

Military Planning Division: Quartermaster Corps, II 431, 436, 443; Signal Corps, II 592

Military Plans and Organization Division, Ordnance Department, II 479

Military Plans and Organizations Branch, Ordnance Department, II 465

Military Plans and Training Service, Ordnance Department, II 461-466, 490

Military Plans Division, Ordnance Department, II 465

Military Police, II 190, 264, 676, 783, 1185, 1199; Auxiliary, II 784; Board, II 786; Corps, II 783, 786; training, II 784, 786, 1168; troop units, II 786

Military Police Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786, 787

Military Police Training Center: Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786; Third Air Force, II 327b

Military Policy Committee, for Manhattan District, II 539

Military Policy, House Select Committee on Post-War, I 86

Military prisoners. See Prisoners, military.

Military Prisoners, Conference on the Rehabilitation of, II 162

Military Products Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1038

Military Purchases, Interdepartmental Committee for Coordination of Foreign and Domestic, I 166

Military Railway Service, II 681, 694; China-Burma-India Theaters, II 1201, 1205; Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Military Requirements, Director of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 283, 317, 332, 333, 335

Military Requirements Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 972, 975

Military Reservations Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 772

Military Schools, Honor, Board for the Selection of, Office of the Secretary of War, II 163

Military Service Deferments, Committee on, War Production Board, I 559

Military Subcommittee, Production Executive Committee Staff, War Production Board, I 541

Military supplies. See Supplies, military.

Military Supply, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494

Military Supply, Office of the Director of, Corps of Engineers, II 504-509

Military training. See Training, Army; and Training, naval.

Military Training Branch, Signal Corps, II 595

Military Training, Director of, Service Commands, II 420

Military Training Division: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 404, 407, 681, 788; Ordnance Department, II 461, 463, 465, 490; Quartermaster Corps, II 433, 445; Transportation Corps, II 681

Military Training, Office of the Director of: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401, 404-407, 418, 792; Transportation Corps, II 681, 696, 712

Military Transportation Committee, Combined, I 717, 719, II 7, 688, 689

Military Transportation Committee, Joint, I 717, 719, 723, II 18, 688, 689

Military Tribunal, International, I 1064, 1794, 1802, II 779; for the Far East, I 1803

Milk, I 390, 1098, 1400, 1405, 1412. See also Dairy products.

Miller, Watson B., I 1648

Milton, George Fort, I 159

Mindanao, P.I., II 1248

Mine craft, II 799, 1218; layers, II 670, 877; sweepers, II 877. See also Mines, explosive, marine.

Mine Exploder Mission to the European Theater of Operations, Ordnance Department, II 467

Mine Supply Control Districts, I 457

Minecraft, Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218, 1222

Minecraft, Service Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218, 1222

Minefield and Fortifications Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 513

Mineral Production Security Division, Interior Department, I 1348

Mineral Resources Advisory Committee, Interdepartmental, I 604

Mineral Resources Coordinating Division, War Production Board, I 671-673

Mineral Resources Operating Committee, War Production Board, I 604, 673

Minerals. See Metals and minerals.

Minerals and Metals, Advisory Committee on Strategic, National Academy of Sciences, I 1515

Minerals Bureau, War Production Board, I 669

Minerals Division, Miscellaneous, War Production Board, I 681

Mines, explosive

Mines and mining, I 26, 39, 57, 65, 85, 628, 682, 726, 1102h, 1155, 1340, 1348, 1639, II 1120; foreign, I 457, 598, 1025, 1778; industry, I 633, 676, 680, 681, 1340-1350, 1426, 1438, 1636, 1639; labor in, 65, 105, 669, 1347, 1361; priorities for, I 247, 681, 682; seizure of, I 28, 495, 1352. See also Metals and minerals.

Mines and Mining: House Committee on, I 65; Senate Committee on, I 26

Mines, Bureau of, Interior Department, I 57, 133, 169, 604, 642, 672, 682, 1325, 1338, 1340-1350; Director, I 1329

Mining Branch, Interior Department, I 1346

Mining Division, War Production Board, I 682

Mining Engineering and Geology, First Pan American Congress of, I 316

Mining Section, Reconstruction Finance Corporation, I 1639

Minister Counselor of Embassy, Office of the, London Embassy, I 1185, 1186

Minneapolis Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Minority Group Adviser, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 373

Minority groups, I 174, 206, 373, 426, 1678, II 57; employment of, I 142, 239, 245, 840, 999. See also Race relations.

Minority Groups Branch, Office of Production Management, I 245

Minority Groups Service, War Manpower Commission, I 840

Minority Groups, Special Adviser on, Office of Production Management, I 245

Mint, Bureau of the, Treasury Department, I 1209

Minton, Sherman, I 18

Miscellaneous Branch: G-1, War Department General Staff, II 172; Training Group, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 192

Miscellaneous Claims Section, Justice Department, I 1267

Miscellaneous Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 735, 756, 757

Miscellaneous Minerals Division, War Production Board, I 681

Miscellaneous Products Rationing Division, Office of Price Administration, I 390

Miscellaneous Tax Unit, Bureau of Internal Revenue, I 1215

Miscellaneous Weapons Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Missions, foreign, to U.S., I 459, 952, 1011; lend-lease, I 432, 434, 438, 1025; military, II 1, 179, 412, 1129, 1159; purchasing, I 166, 257, 974, II 90

Missions, U.S., to foreign nations, I 151a, 152a, 444, 457, 459, 1047, 1182, 1243, 1450, 1749, 1757, 1796

Missouri Valley Authority, I 12, 33

Mitchell, Harry B., I 1521

Mitscher, Marc A., II 1233

Mixed Medical Commission, II 632

Mobile, Ala., II 703

Mobile Force, Military District of Washington, II 422

Mobilization and Overseas Operations Division, Medical Department, II 637

Mobilization Branch: G-3, War Department General Staff, II 191; Office of Civilian Defense, I 263

Mobilization Division: Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 110, 394, 690

Mobilization Planning File, War Production Board, I 505a

Modified Area Production Urgency Committees, War Production Board, I 628, 687, 694

Molasses, I 1635

Mollusks, I 1500

Molybdenum, I 614, 675, 1749

Monaco, I 1120

Monetary and Financial Problems Section, Postwar, Treasury Department, I 1240

Monetary Conference, International, Bretton Woods, I 14, 35, 896, 1111, 1235, 1240

Monetary Fund, International, I 14, 35, 64, 1111, 1240

Monetary Research and Foreign Funds Control, Assistant Secretary in Charge of, Treasury Department, I 1234-1249

Monetary Research, Assistant to the Secretary in Charge of, Treasury Department, I 1234

Monetary Research, Division of, Treasury Department, I 1234, 1235-1243; Director, I 187, 1235

Money. See Currency.

Money Orders and Registered Mails, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1321

Monitoring stations, I 83, 1567, 1572, 1573

Monopolies, I 16, 54, 1014, 1131, 1261. See also Antitrust laws and Cartels.

Montevideo, Uruguay, I 338

Montgomery, Bernard L., II 1131, 1132

Montgomery Depot, Transportation Corps, II 711

Montgomery Ward & Co. : House Select Committee to Investigate Seizure of, I 87; appeal of case on, I 106

Monuments, historic, I 1378; protection of, I 131, 1009, II 139, 1159, 1164

Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives Section, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, I 1009

Monuments in War Areas, American Commission for the Protection and Salvage of Artistic and Historic, I 1009, 1500, II 139

Morale, I 258, II 624

Morale Branch, Office of the Chief of Staff, II 181, 400

Morale Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 400; Civilian Studies Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Morale Operations Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 61

Morale Programs Section, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 388

Morale Research Unit, Office of War Information, I 907

Morale Services Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401, 644

Morale Survey, Joint, Office of War Information, I 907

Moreell, Ben, II 908

Morgan, Harcourt A., I 1562

Morgenthau, Henry, Jr., I 1195, 1576

Morison, Samuel E., II 799

Morning reports, Army, II 132

Moroccan Sea Frontier, II 1180

Morocco, French, I 162, II 1163, 1164, 1178-1180

Morotai, II 1247

Mortars, I 289, 1471, II 221; chemical, II 544, 555, 569

Mortgage Company, Reconstruction Finance Corporation, I 150, 1633

Mortgage Corporation Service Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1398

Mortgages, I 35, 1397, 1604, 1622, 1717, 1724-1732, 1740

Moscow: conferences, I 1111, 1795, 1803; U.S. Embassy, II 1147; Protocol, I 152a, 157, 412; Military Mission in, I 157, II 1147

Moselle, Battle of the, II 1134

Mosquitoes, I 1410, 1500. See also Malaria and Insect control.

Motion Picture Board of Review, War Department, II 146

Motion Picture Bureau: Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 139, 883-885; Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 910

Motion Picture Section, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Motion Picture Service Branch, Army, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 215, 400

Motion Picture Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 276

Motion Picture Unit, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 276

Motion pictures, I 85, 91, 146, 490, 1147

Motion Pictures Division, International, State Department, I 1152

Motor Carrier Transportation Systems and Properties, Federal Manager of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Motor Carriers, Bureau of, Interstate Commerce Commission, I 1528

Motor Repair Shops, Service Commands, II 421

Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron: Pacific Fleet, II 1218; South Pacific, II 1218

Motor transport. See Highway transport and Motor vehicles.

Motor Transport Division: Office of Defense Transportation, I 478; Quartermaster Corps, II 426

Motor Transport Service: Persian Gulf Command, II 1187; Transportation Corps, II 715

Motor Vehicle Administrators, American Association of, I 1703

Motor vehicles

Motors, electrical. See Electrical equipment.

Mountain and Winter Warfare Board, Army Ground Forces, II 356, 373

Mountain Training Center, Army Ground Forces, II 334, 373

Mountain warfare, II 334, 356, 373, 543, 1168

Mountbatten, Lord Louis, II 1190

Movements Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 394

Movements Division, Transportation Corps, II 690

Mules, II 425, 439, 444, 446

Mumps, II 651

Munitions, I 506, 509, 1136, 1268, 1564, 1575, II 90, 786, 1121; allocation, II 2, 4, 5, 12, 26, 94, 195; chemical, II 76, 544; controls, I 193, 1102, 1102c, 1129, 1135, 1136, 1141, 1212; for foreign countries, I 166, 257, 612; plants, II 477, 514; procurement, II 395, 846; production, I 163, 168, 247, 570, 610, 612-615, 1633, 1634, 1757, 1780, II 12, 90, 256b, 387. See also Ammunition, Explosives, and Matériel.

Munitions and Supply, Canadian Department of, I 586, 1761, 1770, 1772, 1778

Munitions Assignments Board in Washington, I 945, 1743, 1755, 1757, II 5, 26, 76, 193, 288, 292, 387, 411, 412, 437, 576e, 627, 944

Munitions Assignments Committee: Air, I 334, 1145, II 5; Ground, II 5, 417, 627; Navy, II 5

Munitions Board, Joint Army and Navy. See Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board.

Munitions Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 555; War Production Board, I 614

Munitions Control Board, National, I 1136, 1195, II 134, 151

Munitions Control Division, State Department, I 1141

Munitions Control Section, State Department, I 1136

Munitions Control Unit, State Department, II 390

Munitions Division: U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124; War Production Board, I 614

Munitions Plants Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 517

Munroe, William R., II 1123

Murdock, John R., I 74

Murray, James E., I 28, 39

Murray, Philip, I 921

Museums, I 1009, 1151, 1500

Mutiny, I 54

Mutual Ownership Defense Housing Division, Federal Works Agency, I 1733

Mycotic infections, I 296

Myer, Dillon S., I 805

NACA. See National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics.

NAFIC. See North American and Foreign Intelligence Command, G-2, War Department General Staff.

NATO. See North African Theater of Operations.

NATOUSA. See North African Theater of Operations U.S. Army.

NDAC. See National Defense, Council of, Advisory Commission.

NDD. See New Developments Division, War Department General Staff.

NDRC. See National Defense Research Committee.

NG Bureau. See National Guard Bureau, War Department General Staff.

NHA. See National Housing Agency.

NWLB. See National War Labor Board.

NWSC. See Northwest Service Command.

Nagasaki, Japan, II 539

Naming Board, Army Air Forces, II 316

Nanking, China, I 1243, II 779

Nanking Headquarters Command, U.S. Forces, China Theater, II 1207

Naples-Foggia Campaign, II 1153

Narcotics, I 1143, 1186, 1213, 1763

Narcotics, Bureau of, Treasury Department, I 1213; Commissioner, I 1763

Narsarssuark Air Base. Greenland, II 1120

Nathan, Robert R., I 509

National Academy of Sciences, I 129, 185, 285, 604, 1503-1519, II 539, 853; President, I 185, 287, 1503, 1509

National Advisory Coke Committee, I 1355

National Advisory Committee: Office of Education, I 1682; Office of Fishery Coordination, I 1370

National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 277, 278, 280, 604, 1460, 1461, 1467, 1533-1537, II 99, 256b, 288, 321a, 321c, 467, 970, 971, 976, 980

National Advisory Committee on Local Distribution, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1355

National Advisory Council on International Monetary and Financial Problems, I 1240

National Advisory Health Council, I 1670

National Advisory Police Committee, I 191

National Agricultural Credit Committee, I 1396, National Anthracite Distribution Committee, I 1355

National Archives, I 131, 1094, 1574-1577, II 82

National Archives and Records Service, I 1574

National Association of Manufacturers, I 88, 510, 564, 818

National Automobile Dealers Association, II 459

National Bituminous Coal Commission, I 1337, 1716

National Board for the Promotion of Rifle Practice, II 88

National Board of Fire Underwriters, I 663

National Bureau for Industrial Protection, II 784

National Bureau of Standards, I 185, 604, 1315, 1460-1472, 1533, II 893, 976; Director, I 283, 1227, 1461, 1714

National Capital Housing Authority, I 23, 1580

National Civilian Advisory Committee on the Women's Army Corps, II 178

National Committee: for the Conservation of Manpower in War Industries, I 1489; on Safety Engineering Defense Training in Colleges, I 1488

National Conference of Petroleum Regulatory Authorities, I 923, 944

National Consumer Advisory Committee, I 361, 366

National Defense, Committee on. Council of State Governments, I 1283

National Defense, Council of, I 120, 167-192, 1427 Advisory Commission, I 120, 144, 148, 167, 168-183, 189, 190, 221, 227, 230, 240, 361, 402, 505a, 547, 637, 848, 883, 884, 1438, 1541, II 899; Office of the Secretary, I 178-183

National Defense, Department of, II 165

National Defense Mediation Board, I 67, 237, 250, 495

National Defense Operations Section, Federal Communications Commission, I 1572

National Defense Power Unit, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

National Defense Program, Senate Special Committee to Investigate the, I 40, 41, 467

National Defense Purchases, Office for Coordination of, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 176, 177; Coordinator, I 176, 177

National Defense Research Committee

National Defense Section, Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 1262

National Emergency Council, I 137, 150

National Emergency Steel Specifications Administrative Committee, I 675

National Gallery of Art, I 131, 1009, 1500

National Guard, I 16, 57, II 190, 192, 216, 259, 352, 406, 420, 1093; troop units, II 230, 235

National Guard Bureau, War Department General Staff, II 230-235, 388, 735

National Guard Policy, General Staff Committee on, II 388

National Highway Traffic Advisory Committee, I 1703, II 494

National Homes Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1556

National Housing Administration, I 695, 926; Administrator, I 532, 1717, 1725

National Housing Agency, I 28, 90, 1717-1740; Office of the Administrator, I 1718-1723; Office of the General Counsel, I 1719; regional offices, I 1723; relations with emergency agencies, I 134, 150, 159, 567, 571, 576, 599, 639, 816, 838, 994, 1007, 1027, 1062; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 1433, 1497, 1580, 1632, 1706

National Institute of Health, I 1660, 1669, 1670-1675

National Inventors Council, I 604, 1431, 1477, II 217, 289, 469, 775, 801

National Labor Relations Board, I 84, 87, 106, 501, 621, II 580

National Labor Requirements Committee, I 618, 692

National Labor Supply Committee, I 239

National Manpower Priorities Committee, I 628

National Mediation Board, I 621, 854

National Munitions Control Board, I 1136, 1195, II 134, 151

National Museum, I 131, 1500

National Naval Medical Center, II 887, 899, 902, 904

National Nursing Council for War Services, I 1659

National Nutrition Conference for Defense, I 419, 990, 1412

National Park Service, Interior Department, I 1325, 1378, 1711; Director, I 1714

National Patent Planning Commission, II 775

National Planning Association, I 132

National Power Policy Committee, I 132, 1541, 1542, 1579; Chairman, I 1325

National Production Urgency List, I 540, 545, 573; Review Committee, I 545, 573

National Railway Labor Panel, I 854

National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, I 130, 174, 185, 188, 286, 296, 418, 419, 604, 681, 970, 1413, 1465, 1502, 1503, 1507-1519, 1674, 1686, 1687; Chairman, I 1508; Executive Board, I 1509-1512; naval liaison officer, II 801; relations with military agencies, II 288, 305, 513, 640, 659, 660, 664, 893, 898, 899, 900, 902, 943

National Research Council of Canada, II 900

National Resources Committee, I 126

National Resources Planning Board, I 126-135, 594, 834, 1350, 1433, 1541, II 531; Division A, I 129-131; Division B, I 132-133; Division C, I 134; Office of the Director, I 128; regional offices, I 135

National Roster of Scientific and Specialized Personnel, I 130, 304, 816, 834, 1502, 1512

National Safety Congress, II 267

National Safety Council, I 1489

National Science Foundation, I 16

National Security, Research Board for II 217

National Service Board for Religious Objectors, I 210, 993

National Shipbuilding Conference, I 625 626

National Student Relocation Council, I 812, 1677

National Technological Advisory Committee, II 388

National Wage Stabilization Board, I 495 920, 1073

National War Advertising Council, I 330 888

National War Board, War Food Administration, I 953

National War Labor Board, I 84, 495-504, II 580, 679; Chairman, I 87, 495, 921; Executive Director, I 500; field organization, I 504; General Counsel, I 503; Office of the Board Members, I 496-499; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 143, 145, 160, 161, 250, 564, 621, 624, 768, 920, 937; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 1216, 1266, 1331, 1428, 1485, 1486, 1494-1496

National Women's Advisory Committee on Social Protection, I 191

National Youth Administration, I 28, 171, 241, 816, 851, II 420, 618

Natural Gas and Natural Gasoline Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 943

Natural Gas Division, War Production, I 526

Naturalization. See Aliens.

Naval Academy, U.S., I 17, II 1005, 1024, 1032, 1038; Superintendent, II 1038, 1105

Naval Academy Unit, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1032

Naval Affairs: House Committee on, I 57, 58, 86, 1532; Senate Committee on, I 11, 17

Naval Air Bases, II 90, 121, 345, 860, 862, 914, 970, 979, 985, 1231, 1246; Quonset, R. I., II 1119. See also Naval Air Stations.

Naval Air Experiment Station, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 988

Naval Air Ferry Command, II 862

Naval air forces, II 882, 902, 1107, 1109, 1117, 1119, 1220, 1231, 1233

Naval Air Material Center, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 981, 983, 988-989

Naval air patrols, II 879, 883, 1101, 1103, 1106, 1117, 1180

Naval Air Stations, II 907, 976, 983, 984, 985, 989, 1074, 1101, 1107, 1109, 1180, 1230, 1246; Bermuda, II 1122; maintenance and supply, II 860, 970; Marine Corps, II 1051, 1053; Maui, II 1230; sites and construction, II 914, 979. See also Naval Air Bases.

Naval Air Technical Training Command, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 858, 1022

Naval Air Training Command, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 858, 1022

Naval Air Transport Command, II 862

Naval Air Transport Service, I 596, II 104, 337a, 755, 862, 950

Naval Air Transport Service Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 862

Naval Aircraft Factory, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 986, 989

Naval Aircraft Modification Unit, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 988

Naval Analysis Division, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Naval and Air Base Lease Commission, President's, I 1259

Naval attaches, II 850

Naval Aviation College Program, II 1022, 1024

Naval Aviation Reserve, II 858

Naval Aviation Supply Depot, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 986, 987

Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 988, 989

Naval bases, I 56, 1276, II 810, 846, 886, 914, 1101

Naval Censor, Chief, I 1572

Naval Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, II 254

Naval Clemency and Prison Inspection Board, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 834

Naval Clothing Factory, Brooklyn, N.Y., II 945

Naval Coastal Frontiers, II 1083, 1100, 1103

Naval Command, Office of Strategic Services, II 43

Naval Communication Service, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 854; Director, I 217, 1311, II 859

Naval Construction Battalion Training Center, Camp Pendleton, Calif., II 910

Naval Defense Adjustment Board, I 58

Naval Dental School, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Naval dispensaries, II 890, 905, 914, 1078, 1123

Naval Districts, II 86, 1050, 1072, 1083, 1100, 1101-1102, 1103, 1106, 1110, 1111; Assistant Commandants (Logistics), II 1100, 1101; command relationships with shore establishments, II 793, 1072, 1101; Commandants, II 1100, 1101, 1103; histories and records, II 794a, 799; relations with Navy Department, II 800, 811, 829, 841, 850, 865, 867, 869, 879, 1006, 1015, 1029; in Territories and possessions, II 1107, 1109, 1112, 1230, 1246

Naval Districts Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 867

Naval Establishment, I 58, II 793-1082

Naval Examining Board: Line, II 835; Medical, II 836; Supply Corps, II 837

Naval Forces, U.S. : Europe, II 1113, 1149-1152; France, II 1151; Germany, II 1152; Northwest African Waters, II 1113, 1149, 1179-1181

Naval Gun Factory, Bureau of Ordnance, II 926, 1001, 1075

Naval History, Office of, Navy Department, II 799, 851

Naval Home, U.S., II 1005, 1018, 1037

Naval Hospital, U.S., II 904

Naval Hospital School (Women's Reserve), U.S., Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Naval Inspector of Powder, East Coast, Bureau of Ordnance, II 922

Naval Intelligence, Office of, Navy Department, I 54, 906, 1137, 1162, II 113, 189, 269, 390, 461, 850, 978, 1237; Director of, II 850, 884

Naval material. See Matériel, naval; and Materials, naval.

Naval material, inspectors of, Bureau of Ships, II 1000

Naval Material, Office of, Navy Department, II 817, 830, 847

Naval Medical Center, National, II 887, 899, 902, 904

Naval Medical Research Institute, II 899, 902, 904

Naval Medical School, National, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Naval Medical Supply Depots, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 906; Brooklyn, N.Y., II 892, 893

Naval Medical Supply Storehouses, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 906

Naval missions, U.S., II 850, 852

Naval Observatory, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 854, 979, 1005

Naval observers, II 850, 1125, 1149

Naval Officer Procurement, Offices of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1015

Naval Operating Bases, II 1101, 1107, 1113; Bermuda, II 1115, 1122; Casablanca, II 1179; Iceland, II 1121; Londonderry, II 1149; Oran, II 1179

Naval Operations

Naval Operations (Air), Deputy Chief of, II 844, 845, 971, 981, 1011, 1022, 1045; Office, II 855-863, 970, 976

Naval ordnance depots, II 925, 1075

Naval Ordnance Laboratory, Bureau of Ordnance, II 926

Naval Ordnance, Special Board on, II 917

Naval Overseas Transportation Service, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 869

Naval patrols, II 1101, 1113, 1114, 1122, 1230, 1231; Coast Guard, II 1056, 1065, 1101, 1120

Naval personnel. See Personnel, Naval.

Naval Personnel and Records Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 910

Naval Personnel, Bureau of, II 862, 887, 891, 897, 908, 910, 914, 957, 992, 1005-1039, 1077, 1083; Assistant Chief, II 1013; Chief, II 1005, 1006; field activities, II 1035-1039, 1077; Office of the Chief, II 1006-1009, 1018; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 91, 95, 100, 107, 108, 110

Naval Personnel Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 933

Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserves, Office of, Navy Department, II 827

Naval Petroleum Reserves, I 17, 53, 58, 1374, II 795, 827, 967; Office of, II 827; Office of the Inspector of, II 827

Naval Radio Service, Bureau of Navigation, II 849

Naval Records and History, Division of, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 851

Naval Records and Library, Office of, Navy Department, II 851, 884

Naval records management centers, II 794a, 1031, 1032, 1072

Naval Research and Development Board, Chairman of, II 801

Naval Research Laboratory, Bureau of Ships, I 1500, II 801, 900, 914, 980, 1003

Naval Research, Office of, Navy Department, II 801, 1004

Naval Reserve, I 17, 58, II 832, 891, 1005, 1007, 1018; officers, II 835, 836, 838, 840, 859, 1014, 1039

Naval Reserve Aviation Base, Squantum, Mass., II 985

Naval Reserve Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005

Naval Reserve Educational Centers, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1023

Naval Reserve Officers' Training Corps, II 1005, 1012, 1022, 1024, 1036

Naval Reserve Policy Board, II 1006

Naval School for Hospital Administration, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Naval School of Aviation Medicine, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 907

Naval Shipbuilding Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Naval Shore Establishment, II 793, 794a, 867, 879, 1072-1082; overseas activities, II 1082

Naval shore establishments, I 1702, II 795, 804, 805, 841, 843, 875, 895, 914, 966, 1011, 1072-1082, 1101, 1123; aeronautical and aviation, II 914, 979, 985-989, 1074; Coast Guard, II 1068, 1080; for construction and repair of ships, II 995, 998, 1073; photographs of, II 823, 908, 913; planning, construction, and maintenance, II 873, 908, 909, 912-914, 979. See also Advance bases, naval; Naval Air Bases; Naval bases; and Navy yards.

Naval stations, I 1204, 1276, II 804, 843, 846, 886, 887, 895, 900

Naval Stock Fund, II 938, 942

Naval storehouses, II 927. See also Ammunition and Storage and distribution, military.

Naval supply depots, II 927, 969, 1000, 1076

Naval Task Force Unit, European Theater, II 1134

Naval Technical Mission in Europe, U.S., II 850

Naval Technical Mission to Japan, U.S., I 1342, II 850

Naval Transportation Service, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 123, 869; Director, I 699

Naval Transportation Service Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 869

Naval War College, II 1005, 1024, 1039

Naval warehouses, II 908. See also Storage and distribution, military.

Naval Working Fund, II 952, 967

Navigation, I 1562 aids, II 853, 854; Coast Guard, II 1056, 1063, 1065, 1068, 1080; maintenance and repair, II 854, 1068, 1080; Navy, II 849, 853, 854, 867, 868

Navy Audit Branch, Government Accounting Office, I 101

Navy Catalog Office, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 847, 936, 940

Navy Catalog Office Liaison, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 940

Navy College Training Program, II 1005, 1012, 1015, 1032, 1034, 1036

Navy Court of Inquiry on Pearl Harbor, I 8

Navy Department, I 125, II 793-1082, 845

Navy Department Board of Decorations and Medals, II 831, 1017

Navy Division, Mission to France, II 1129

"Navy Filing Manual " II 794

Navy, Fiscal Director of the, II 798, 1012

Navy Manpower Survey Board, II 828, 841

Navy Material Control Officer, II 819

Navy Munitions Assignments Committee, Munitions Assignments Board, II 5

Navy Overseas Air-Cargo Terminals, II 950

Navy Packaging Board, II 127

Navy Price Adjustment Board, II 816, 825

Navy Recruiting Bureau, II 1019

Navy Regional Accounts Office, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 956

Navy Relief, II 1034

Navy Research Personnel Board, II 1011

Navy Rescue Service, I 762. See also Air-sea rescue.

Navy Storage Control Committee, II 949

Navy Technical Mission, II 189a

Navy yards, I 58, 69, 1102d, II 804, 843, 900, 995, 998, 999, 1000; cognizance over repair facilities at, II 914, 1073; repair and alteration of foreign ships at, II 865, 997. See also Naval Gun Factory and individual navy yards.

Nazi Party, I 16, 1064, II 779; activities in U.S. and Latin America, I 79, 1102e, 1279, 1617

Near East, I 932, 1119, 1123, 1124, 1139, II 54. See also individual countries.

Near Eastern Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1123

Near Eastern and African Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1123

Negro Employment and Training Branch, Office of Production Management, I 244

Negro Employment Branch, Office of Production Management, I 244

Negro Troop Policies, Advisory Committee on, II 140

Negroes, I 258, 425, 820, 880, 886; in armed forces, II 139, 140, 342, 748, 1101; employment, I 238, 244, 373, II 140, 143, 398; health, I 188, 1654, 1660; labor relations, I 237, 616; participation in Office of Price Administration programs, I 373, 404, 406

Negros, P.I., II 1248

Nelson, Donald M., I 163, 176, 177, 189, 231, 233, 412, 505, 508, 1757

Netherlands, I 750, 1035, 1120, 1209, 1773, II 82, 1091, 1129, 1133, 1212; combat operations in, II 1131, 1145; naval forces, II 1084, 1108, 1178, 1214, 1243; procurement in U.S., I 570, 664, 1020

Netherlands East Indies, I 46, 1035, 1122

Netherlands East Indies Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Netherlands Purchasing Commission, I 556, 570, 1020, II 1

Netherlands Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Nets and booms, I 1619, II 867, 916, 1075, 1101; net depots, I 703, II 925; net tenders, II 877

Network Advisory Committee, War Advertising Council, I 888

Networks, Army, II 600

Neurology Branch, Medical Department, II 644

Neuropsychiatric Division, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Neuropsychiatrists, Army, II 613, 644

Neuropsychiatry, I 1560, II 342, 621, 639, 644, 899, 901, 904, 905; research in, I 296, 1516

Neuropsychiatry Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 901

Neuropsychiatry Consultants Division, Medical Department, II 644

Neurosurgery, I 296, II 644, 669

Neutral Country Unit, London Embassy, I 1189

Neutral nations, I 1134, 1244, 1317, 1573, II 271; foreign funds control in, 1 1102c, 1242, 1245, II 779; preclusive, buying in, I 456, 1189, 1228, 1578; shipping, I 717, 723, 731, 735; trade controls, I 1188, 1189, 1578, 1746; war information programs in, I 898, 910, 919. See also individual countries.

Neutrality, I 14, 56, 1102b; enforcement of acts and proclamations, I 1129. 1159, 1182, 1212, 1290; inter-American problems, I 1102h, 1786

Neutrality Committee, Inter-American, I 1786

Neutrality Laws Unit, Office of the Attorney General, I 1253, 1278

New Britain, II 1243, 1247

New Caledonia, II 1216; U.S. Army Forces in, II 1241

New Case Committee, National War Labor Board, I 496

New Delhi, India, II 30

New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 217

New Divisions Division, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356

New England, I 722, 762; Governors, I 923

New England Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087 New Georgia, II 1241

New Guinea, II 511, 1216, 1243, 1247, 1248, 1249; Base Section, II 1253; Campaign, II 1212

New Hampshire, II 373

New Hebrides, II 1239, 1241

New Ideas and Inventions Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

New Ireland, II 1243

New Mexico, I 1392

New Missiles Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

New Orleans, II 702, 1106; Naval Records Management Center, II 794a

New Receiving Station, War Department, II 422

New Weapons Board, II 217

New York Air Service Port Air Command, Air Technical Service Command, II 322c

New York City, I 85, II 869, 1103; Port of Embarkation, II 702; Public Library, I 131; Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690; Second Service Command, II 420

New York-Philadelphia Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087

New Zealand, I 444, 764, II 1163, 1212, 1216, 1241; Joint Staff Mission, II 1; representation on interallied agencies, II 8, 9, 82; Supply Mission, II 1

Newfoundland, I 787, 1295; Army base commands in, II 1086-1088; military construction in, I 1777, II 514, 528; naval establishments in, II 1103, 1113; protection of convoys from, II 1117, 1119

Newfoundland Base Command, Eastern Defense Command, II 1088

News and Commentaries Division, Office of War Information, I 917

News and Features Bureau, Office of War Information, I 909, 914

News and Intelligence Bureau, Office of War Information, I 915

News Bureau, Office of War Information, I 879, 886, 897

News Division: Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 346; Office of the Secretary of War, II 148, 150

News Division, Basic, News and Features Bureau, Office of War Information, I 909

News Editor, General, Office of War Information, I 879

News reels, I 883, 1576, II 148, 612

Newspaper Advisory Board, I 488

Newspapers. See Press.

Newspapers and Periodical Mail, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1309, 1320

Newsprint, I 51, 331, 646, 1539, 1751

Newton, John H., II 1239

Nicaragua, I 323, 338, 1126, 1127, 1703

Nickel, I 45, 631, 1636; control and allocation, I 231, 614, 666, 675; importation, I 247, 614; production, I 614, 1636

Nicotine-sulphate, I 641

Nimitz, Chester W., II 1005, 1124, 1212, 1217, 1235

90th Photographic Wing, Reconnaissance, II 1174

Ninth Air Force, II 1141, 1146, 1147, 1182, 1184

Ninth Amphibious Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1219

Ninth Army, II 374a, 1132, 1135, 1136

Ninth Fleet, II 1224, 1228-1232

Ninth Naval District, II 1072, 1102

Nisei. See Japanese, in the United States.

Nitrates, I 594, 751, 1635

Nitrogen, I 641, 1261

Noble, Sir Percy, II 2

Non-Ferrous Metals, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 676

Non-Immigrant Visa Section, London Embassy, I 1192

Non-Industrial Facility Committee, War Production Board, I 599

Non-Military Division, War Production Board, I 571, 1760

Non-Military Facilities Board, II 576

Non-Military Supplies Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1760

Non-Theatrical Division, Office of War Information, I 885

Norden bombsight, II 916

Nordhausen, I 7

Norfolk Navy Yard, II 912

Norfork Dam, I 1381, 1697

"Normandie," I 17, 58

Normandy, II 1134

North Africa, I 40, 162, 444, 456, 905, 932, 1121, 1513, 1773, II 55, 327b, 1155, 1161, 1162, 1172; bases in, II 794a, 1139, 1179; invasion of, II 1153, 1154, 1178, 1179. See also North African Theater of Operations. North Africa, Deputy Commander in Chief, Allied Forces in, II 1162

North Africa, Economic Mission to, I 1121

North African Air Forces, II 1177

North African Economic Board: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1155; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1039

North African Joint Economic Mission, I 1039

North African Mission, U.S. Military, II 412, 1183

North African Service Command, II 1186

North African Shipping Board, II 1158

North African Theater of Operations, I 905, 1200, II 212, 319, 331, 340, 383, 384, 714, 763, 779, 1138, 1142, 1153-1181, 1189; AAF Evaluation Board, II 319; Army Air Forces, II 1173, 1175; Western District, II 1088. See also Theaters of operations.

North African Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1165, 1168; Headquarters, II 1164; Services of Supply, II 1162, 1166-1168

North American and Foreign Intelligence Command, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a, 187b

North and West Coast Affairs, Division of, Office of American Republic Affairs, State Department, I 1126

North and West Coast Division, Pan-American Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1033

North Apennines Campaign, II 1153

North Atlantic Division: Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c, 1098; Corps of Engineers, II 512, 1187

North Atlantic Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1103

North Atlantic Ocean, I 729, II 600, 689; Army bases in, II 702, 1086, 1088; enemy submarines in, II 1119; ice patrol, II 1056. See also Atlantic Fleet, Greenland, Iceland, and Newfoundland.

North Atlantic Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b

North Carolina, II 353

North Ireland Base Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1139

North Ireland Force, U.S. Army, II 1139

North Pacific Area, II 1124, 1212, 1219, 1235, 1242; Commander, II 1242

North Pacific Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1097, 1124, 1242; Commander, II 1111, 1112, 1124, 1242

North Pacific Intelligence Center, II 1112

North Pacific Planning Project, Joint Economic Committees, U.S. and Canada, I 1779

Northeast Air District. General Headquarters Air Force, II 327, 327c

Northeast Defense Command, II 1086

Northeast Greenland Patrol, Atlantic Fleet, II 1120

Northeastern Escort Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1119; Commander, II 1120

Northeastern Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087

Northern Air Service Area Command, China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, II 1206

Northern Brazil Training Groups, Army Air Forces, II 337b, 337c

Northern California Sector, Western Defense Command, II 1095

Northern Combat Area Command, Southeast Asia Command, II 1192, 1193

Northern France: Battle of, II 1133; Campaign, II 1125

Northern Group of Armies, European Theater, II 1131

Northern Pacific Division, War Shipping Administration, I 764

Northern Regional Research Laboratory, Bureau of Agricultural and Industrial Chemistry, I 1409

Northern Solomons Campaign, II 1212

Northwest African Air Forces, II 1172

Northwest African Photographic Wing, II 1174

Northwest African Waters, U.S. Naval Forces, II 1113, 1179-1181

Northwest Air District, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

Northwest District, Corps of Engineers, II 542

Northwest Engineer Division, Corps of Engineers, II 423

Northwest Sea Frontier, II 1111, 1124, 1242; Forces, II 1124

Northwest Service Command, II 423, 542, 576e, 609

Northwestern Europe Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Northwestern Sea Frontier, II 1095

Northwestern Sector: Northwest Sea Frontier, II 1111; Western Defense Command, II 1095; Western Sea Frontier, II 1110

Norton, Mary T., I 67

Norway, I 750, 1035, 1120, 1247; Mission to, II 1129

Nova Scotia, II 703

Nurnberg, I 1794, 1802. See also War crimes.

Nurse Corps, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 887, 891

Nurse Education Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1659

Nurses, I 188, 267, 322, 835, 1644, 1667, 1679; Army, II 305, 613, 619, 623, 624, 639, 649; Navy, II 887, 891, 902, 904; recruiting, I 51, 57, 835, 1667, II 619, 623, 891; training, I 28, 51, 356, 1659, 1667, II 624, 891, 902, 904

Nursing Council for War Services, National, I 1659

Nursing Division, Medical Department, II 649

Nursing Morale Branch, Medical Department, II 619, 649

Nursing Service, Medical Department, II 649

Nutrient Values of European Foods Group, Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1799

Nutrition, I 55, 190, 323, 951a, 1667, 1783; Army, II 436, 650, 660; committees on, I 190, 418, 419, 960, 960a, 977; education in, I 418, 419, 965, 1679; improvements in, I 174, 274, 418. 1783; in liberated and occupied areas, II 660, 661; programs, I 414, 977, 990; research in, I 296, 419, 1411-1413, 1417, 1507, 1514, 1516, 1672

Nutrition Advisory Committee, I 418, 977

Nutrition and Food Conservation Branch, War Food Administration, I 977

Nutrition and Home Economics, Bureau of Human, Agriculture Department, I 1411

Nutrition Committee: Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 418, 419; Office of the Coordinator of Defense Health and Related Activities, I 190

Nutrition Conference for Defense, National, I 419, 990, 1412

Nutrition Coordinating Committee, Interdepartmental, I 977

Nutrition, Director of, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 990

Nutrition Division: Medical Department, II 660; Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 418, 977

Nutrition in Industry Division, War Food Administration, I 977

Nutrition Laboratory, Medical, II 660

Nutrition Planning Committee, I 977

Nutrition Policy and Planning Committee, I 419

Nutrition Programs Branch, War Food Administration, I 977, 990

Nutritional Deficiencies Branch, Medical Department, II 661

Nylon, I 657, 1467

OCAC. See Air Corps, Office of the Chief.

OC& R. See Operations, Commitments, and Requirements, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff.

OCCWS. See Chemical Warfare Service, Office of the Chief.

OCD. See Civilian Defense, Office of.

OCE. See Engineers, Corps of, Chief.

OCF. See Finance, Chief of, Army Service Forces.

OCIAA. See Inter-American Affairs, Office of the Coordinator of.

OCO. See Ordnance, Office of the Chief of.

OCO-Detroit. See Ordnance-Detroit, Office of the Chief of.

OC/S. See Chief of Staff, Office of the. OCSigO. See Signal Corps, Chief Signal Officer.

OCT. See Transportation Corps, Office of the Chief.

ODB. See Dependency Benefits, Office of, Finance Department.

ODMT. See Military Training, Office of the Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

OEM. See Emergency Management, Office for.

OFD. See Fiscal Director, Office of the, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

OFF. See Facts and Figures, Office of.

OFS. See Flying Safety, Office of, Army Air Forces.

OIS. See Information Services, Office of, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

OLLA. See Lend-Lease Administration, Office of.

OPA. See Price Administration, Office of

OPD. See Operations Division, War Department General Staff.

OPM. See Production Management, Office of.

OPMG. See Provost Marshal General, Office of the.

OQMG. See Quartermaster Corps, Office of the Quartermaster General.

ORC. See Officers' Reserve Corps.

OSRD. See Scientific Research and Development, Office of.

OS/W. See War Department, Secretary, Office of.

OWI. See War Information, Office of.

OWM. See War Mobilization, Office of.

OWMR. See War Mobilization and Reconversion, Office of.

O'Brian, John Lord, I 224

O'Day, Caroline, I 72

O'Dwyer, William, I 162

O'Leary, James A., I 78

O'Mahoney, Joseph C., I 16, 20, 37, 44, 46

O'Neal, Edward A., I 921

Oak Ridge, Tenn., I 1562

Observer Boards, Army Ground Forces, II 383

Occupational Analysis and Manning Tables, Division of, War Manpower Commission, I 843

Occupational Deferment, Committee on, Civil Service Commission, I 821, 1522

Occupational Deferments, Interagency Committee on, I 208

Occupational Health Division, Medical Department, II 658

Occupational Information and Guidance Section, Office of Education, I 1679

Occupational therapy, II 645, 901

Occupational Therapy Branch, Medical Department, I 645

Occupied areas, I 1128, 1141, 1190, 1213, 1244, 1296, 1375, 1573, 1795, II 431, 750, 913, 1133, 1152; financial services in, I 1231, 1242, II 717, 718, 720-722; health and medicine, I 1491, II 627, 632, 638, 660, 661, 1128; supplies for, I 1764, II 195, 505, 508, 689. 692, 718. See also Civil affairs.

Ocean Shipping Committee, Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90, 949

Ocean Shipping Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 333

Ocean Traffic Branch, Transportation Corps, II 693

Oceania, I 1502, 1513; Committee on the Anthropology of, National Research Council, I 1513

Oceanography, II 23, 853

Oceanography Subcommittee, Joint Meteorological Committee, II 23

Odium, Floyd B., I 248

Offense Matériel Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 5535

Office Administration Division, Medical Department, II 616

Office Building, Hotel, and Restaurant Service Section, Service Trades Division, War Production Board, I 536

Office Equipment Subdivision, Medical Department, II 616

Office Management and Supply Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188

Office Methods Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 803, 1008

Office Service Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Finance Department, II 719

Office Service Division: Medical Department, II 616; Ordnance Department, II 453; Signal Corps, II 578

Office Services Branch, Office of Production Management, I 225

Office Services Division: Coast Guard, II 1056, 1067; Corps of Engineers, II 503

Office Services Section: Budget Bureau, I 115; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269

Officer and Miscellaneous Records Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1038

Officer Assignment Division, Coast Guard, II 1064

Officer candidate schools, II 192, 245a, 703, 719, 740, 767, 786, 788; Adjutant General's Department, II 760; Chemical Warfare Service, II 566; Ordnance Department, II 490; Transportation Corps, II 712; Women's Army Corps, II 178. See also Colleges and universities, military training at; and Training camps, schools, and centers, Army.

Officer Courier Service, Army Postal Service, II 755

Officer Distribution Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1016

Officer Performance Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1017

Officer Personnel Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1014

Officer Personnel Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1015, 1016; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 933; Coast Guard, II 1064

Officer Procurement Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 399

Officer Procurement Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1015

Officer Procurement Service: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 399; Headquarters Services of Supply, II 136, 152

Officer Replacement Pools, Signal Corps, II 601, 607

Officers' Accounts Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 958

Officers Association, Army Air Forces, II 303

Officers Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Officers, Board for Determining the Suitability of, for Retention on Active Duty, Army Service Forces, II 396

Officers Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 740; Military Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Officers' Reserve Corps, II 229, 740, 747

Officers Selection Board, Army Air Forces, II 260

Offshore patrols, Naval Districts, II 1101

Oil. See Petroleum.

Oil burners, I 651, 942

Oil Compact Commission, Interstate, I 43, 51

Oil Division, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Oil Mission, U.S. Technical, I 1342

Oil Shale Mining Division, Denver, Interior Department, I 1342

Oil Shale Research and Demonstration Plant Division, Interior Department, I 1342

Ointments, protective, II 372, 544, 555, 658. See also Drugs and Medicine.

Okinawa, II 1227, 1233, 1236, 1238

Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Bureau, Social Security Board, I 1691

Old-age assistance, I 1688, 1691

Olds, Leland, I 1541

Oleomargarine, I 55

Olmstead, Dawson, II 571

Omaha, Nebr., II 420

On-the-job Training, Committee for the Development of Criteria and Standards for, I 1497 136th Radio Security Detachment, Army Air Forces, II 308a, 340

Ooms, Casper W., I 1477

Operating Committee, Stockpiling and Transportation Bureau, War Production Board, I 595

Operating Committee, U.S., Combined Rubber Committee, I 1075

Operating Contracts Division: Maritime Commission, I 1620; War Shipping Administration, I 732, 737-741

Operating Costs Control, Division-of, War Shipping Administration, I 748

Operating Force Plan: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1011

Operating Forces Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 869

Operating Locations, Army Air Forces, II 337c

Operation: "ECLIPSE," II 1125; "GALAHAD," II 1195; "HUSKY," II 1166; "NEPTUNE," II 543, 1125, 1148-1150; "ORANGE," II 908; "OVERLORD," II 1125

Operational Analysis Section, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Operational Group Command, Office of Strategic Services, II 62

Operational Information Section, U.S. Fleet, II 882

Operational Intelligence Subdivision, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Operational Logistics Section, War Department General Staff, II 201

Operational Plans, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 295

Operational Plans Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 298, 308

Operational Research Staff, Signal Corps, II 577

Operational Summaries Section, U.S. Fleet, II 884

Operations. See Combat operations.

Operations (Air) Section, Assistant, U.S. Fleet, II 882

Operations Analysis Branch, War Production Board, I 557

Operations Analysis Division, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257a

Operations Analysis Sections, Army Air Forces, II 257a

Operations and Inspection Branch, Intelligence Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390a

Operations and Intelligence, Director of, Mediterranean Allied Air Forces II 1169

Operations and Planning Boards, Office of Strategic Services, II 74

Operations and Plans Officer, Office of Strategic Services, II 34, 40, 46

Operations and Traffic, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 732, 1630

Operations and Training, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Operations and Training, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 277, 281

Operations and Training Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 511; Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Operations and Training Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 736, 738, 745-748; Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff, II 254; War Department General Staff, II 190, 347

Operations and Training Section, Corps of Engineers, II 511

Operations, Assistant Chief of Staff. Services of Supply, II 392, 393, 415, 417, 418

Operations, Assistant Chief of Transportation for, Transportation Corps, II 688

Operations Board, Office of the Postmaster General, I 1308

Operations Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 745; Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 308; Board of Economic Warfare, I 450, 451; Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150; Medical Department, II 623: Military Planning Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 431; National Housing Agency, I 1722

Operations branches, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Operations Bureau: Office of Facts and Figures, I 428; San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 916; Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857, 858-864

Operations, Chief of, Executive Office of the Chairman, War Production Board, I 507

Operations, Commitments, and Requirements, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 281-286, 308c, 332, 333

Operations Committee: Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 437; Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Operations Council, Office of the Vice Chairman for Field Operations, War Production Board. I 689

Operations Councils, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Operations Department, Maritime Commission, I 728, 730, 737, 742, 765

Operations, Director of: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392, 394, 415-418; Rent Department, Office of Price Administration, I 384; War Manpower Commission, I 618

Operations Division: Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 308A; Chemical Warfare Service, II 557, 558, 559, 560; Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392, 393, 394; Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 522;

Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305; Rent Department, Office of Price Administration, I 386; Requirements and Supply Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1025; U.S. Fleet, II 882, 884; War Department General Staff, II 171, 190, 193, 197-203, 207, 238, 241, 297, 298, 392, 690, 881, 1085, 1091, 1099; War Relocation Authority, I 810; War Shipping Administration, I 710, 714, 721, 731, 732, 741, 769

Operations Group: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 185; Plans and Operations Division. War Department General Staff, II 200

Operations Office: Air Transport Command, II 337a; Coast Guard, II 1065; Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 1022; War Production Board, I 566, 588, 615

Operations, Office of the Deputy Administrator, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 437-444

Operations, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 33, 40, 59-65

Operations, Office of the Director General for, War Production Board, I 524, 531, 629, 632

Operations, Office of the Director of, Transportation Corps, II 688-700

Operations Officer, U.S. Fleet, II 882

Operations Officers, Sea Frontiers, II 1100

Operations Offices, Naval Districts, II 1101

Operations Section: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 946; Division of Cryptography, State Department, I 1167; Division of Defense Aid Reports I 257; Engineer Staff Section, Southwest Pacific Area, II 542; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181; Licensing Division, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 199

Operations Service, Medical Department, II 632-638, 646; Chief of, II 662

Operations, Training, and War Plans Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 557, 558, 559

Operations Vice Chairman, War Production Board, I 539, 561, 689; Office of the, I 517, 535, 536, 555, 564, 629-668, 1076, 1090

Ophthalmology, II 641

Opinion Section, Treasury Department, I 1230

Opium Board, Permanent Central, I 1213

Optical glass, I 289, 1228, 1470, 1500, II 411a

Optical instruments, II 476, 916, 923; international cartels, I 1261; research and testing, I 289, 1465, II 376

Optics, precision, II 189a; research and development in, I 1465, II 471, 854

Optics and Camouflage Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Optics, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1465

Oral Interview Division, Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 310

Oran, II 1161, 1172, 1179

Order Clearance Committee, War Production Board, I 579, 580, 1081

Order Clearance Division, War Production Board, I 580

Order of battle, II 182, 200, 1125; enemy, II 30, 179b, 187d, 246, 1164

Order of Battle Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b, 187d

"Order of Battle" documents, Office of Strategic Services, II 30

Orders and Regulations Branch, War Production Board, I 578

Orders and Regulations Bureau, War Production Board, I 578-582, 587

Orders and Regulations Section, War Production Board, I 514

Ordnance, I 170, 230, 643, 733, 755, II 76, 217, 1065 air, II 319, 333, 921 ground, II 359, 376-381 naval, I 17, 58, 230, II 820, 846, 883, 886, 916, 918, 920-923, 925, 926, 1075 research and development, I 185, 280, 289, 1431, 1466, 1467, 1471; Army, II 448, 449, 467-472, 476, 477, 1465; Navy, II 918, 920, 921, 925 See also Guns, Matériel, and other specific types of ordnance.

Ordnance Accessories Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Ordnance Aerial Torpedo Suboffice, Ordnance Department, II 482

Ordnance Allowance and Records Subsection, Bureau of Ordnance, II 923

Ordnance Arsenals, II 137, 467, 470, 472, 473, 484, 488, 658

Ordnance Battalions, II 492

Ordnance Board on Civilian Awards, Ordnance Department, II 460

Ordnance Bomb Disposal Squads, II 492

Ordnance, Bureau of, Navy Department, I 1467, II 914, 916-926, 976, 1075; field activities, II 925, 926, 1075; Office of the Chief, II 917; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 85, 89, 92, 105, 110, 114, 116, 117, 120, 123

Ordnance Committee, II 409, 449, 468, 470

Ordnance Committee on Coordination and Reconciliation of Procedure for Industrial Division and Field Service Division, II 480

Ordnance Companies, II 492

Ordnance Department, I 1465, 1467, II 217, 287a, 295, 321c, 335, 346b, 376-378, 385, 409, 426, 448-492, 517, 544, 654, 1092; Committee on the Postwar Organization of the, II 450; field agencies, II 450, 486-490; Field Service, II 449, 450, 465, 479-484, 489; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 85, 89, 92, 116, 118

Ordnance Department Board, Office of the Chief of Ordnance, II 466

Ordnance Depots, II 452, 482-484, 489, 492; naval, II 925, 1075

Ordnance-Detroit, Office of the Chief of, II 471, 472, 485, 489

Ordnance Development, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1471

Ordnance Disposal and Salvage Board, II 475

Ordnance Districts, II 470, 472, 473, 487, 488

Ordnance Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Ordnance Engineering and Research Advisory Committees, II 467

Ordnance Establishments Division, Bureau of Ordnance, II 924

Ordnance laboratories, naval, II 916, 925, 926

Ordnance, Office of the Chief of, I 657, II 86, 117, 123, 449-485, 658

Ordnance Officer Candidate School, II 490

Ordnance Officers, Service Command, II 491

Ordnance Planning Branch, Research and Development Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 409

Ordnance plants, II 449, 472, 473, 476, 477, 485, 487; naval, II 916, 924, 925, 1075

Ordnance Proving Centers, II 486

Ordnance Research and Development Center, II 486

Ordnance Sections, Storage Division, Ordnance Department, II 483, 489

Ordnance Staff Sections, II 491; Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Ordnance Stations Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 924

Ordnance Submarine Mine Depot, II 482

Ordnance Technical Committee, II 409, 449, 468, 470

Ordnance Technical Library, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Ordnance Training Centers, II 490, 492

Ordnance troop units. See Troop units, Ordnance Department.

Ordnance Works, II 487

Organic and Fibrous Materials, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1468

Organization and Allowance Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 394

Organization and Directory Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 578, 745

Organization and Equipment Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 558

Organization and Planning, Division of, Office of Price Administration, I 376

Organization and Training Division: Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 308c; War Department General Staff. II 140, 171, 177, 181, 190-192, 241, 404, 602

Organization Branch: Control Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288; G-3, War Department General Staff, II 191; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786

Organization Division: AAF Board, II 333; Requirements Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358

Organization-Mobilization Group, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 191

Organization Planning and Control Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 429

Organization Planning Division: Office of Price Administration, I 376, 378; Petroleum Administration for War, I 933

Organization Planning, Office of, War Production Board, I 507, 554

Organization Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 196

Organization, Training, and Supply Branch, National Guard Bureau, II 235

Organizational and Procedural Control Office, War Production Board, I 554

Organizational Planning Division, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257a

Organizational Review Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 972

Organizations and Propaganda Analysis Section, Justice Department, I 1279

Organizations Service Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 263

Organized Reserves, Army, II 190, 229, 242, 406, 420

Orientation. See Information for troops.

Orientation and Instruction Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188, 246

Orientation Branch, Army, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401b

Original Cost, Division of, Federal Power Commission, I 1545

Orlando Army Air Base, Fla., II 332

Orthopedics, II 641, 669; appliances, II 613

Oswego, N.Y., I 815

Ottawa Branch, War Production Board, I 586

Outdoors and Transportation Advertising Section, Office of War Information, I 882

Outpost Service Bureau, Office of War Information, I 908

Overall Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Traffic Requirements and Priorities Committee, War Production Board, I 590

Overland Shipping Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 332

Oversea Courier Service, Army Postal Service, II 755

Overseas Branch: Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144; Medical Department, II 631

Overseas Conference Service, War Department General Staff, II 166

Overseas Intelligence, Bureau of, Office of War Information, I 906, 907

Overseas Missions Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 444, 1031

Overseas Motion Picture Bureau, Office of War Information, I 910

Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 312, 867, 870, 873, 898-919; Director, I 898, 899-904

Overseas Planning Board, Office of War Information, I 900, 906

Overseas Planning Group, Special, Army Service Forces, II 390b

Overseas Property Disposal Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 414

Overseas Publications Bureau, Office of War Information, I 911

Overseas Replacement Depots, Army Air Forces, II 342

Overseas Supply Divisions, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

"Overseas Troop Basis," War Department General Staff, II 197

Overton, John H., I 33

Owen J. Roberts Commission, I 8, II 765

Oxygen, I 289, II 321a, 321c, 321e, 345

PAB. See Price Adjustment Board, War Department.

PACMIRS. See Military Intelligence Research Service reports.

PAD. See Personal Affairs Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

PAW. See Petroleum Administration for War.

P and A. See Procurement and Accounting Division, War Department.

P and O. See Plans and Operations, Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

PBA. See Public Buildings Administration.

PCD. See Panama Canal Department.

POA. See Pacific Ocean Areas.

POAE. See Ports ofAerial Embarkation, Air Transport Command.

POE's. See Ports of Embarkation.

POM Inspection Division, Office of the Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

PX. See Post exchanges.

Pace, Stephen, I 89

Pacific Air Command, II 1249

Pacific Area, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for the, War Shipping Administration, I 764

Pacific Branch, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 305

Pacific coast. See West coast.

Pacific Coast Director, War Shipping Administration, I 705

Pacific Coast District, War Shipping Administration, I 756

Pacific Coast Maritime Industry Board, War Shipping Administration, I 705, 717

Pacific Coast Transportation Corps Officers' Training School, II 703

Pacific, Department of the, Marine Corps, II 1050

Pacific Development Company, Inc., I 1045

Pacific Division: Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c; War Shipping Administration, I 764

Pacific-Far Eastern Section, Office of Strategic Services, II 61

Pacific Fleet, II 1110, 1124, 1217-1235; Commander Air Force, II 1234; Commander in Chief, II 800, 879, 1124, 121 7-1233, 1235, 1242, 1244, 1245

Pacific, General Headquarters U.S. Army Forces, II 1236, 1252, 1253

Pacific Military Region, Western Defense Command, II 78

Pacific Northern Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1111, 1112

Pacific Ocean, I 764, 902, 1024, 1296, 1332, 1495, 1502, 1695, 1792, 1798, II 689, 853, 1109-1112, 1230-1232

Pacific Ocean Areas, II 319, 794a, 846, 908, 1050, 1212, 1218, 1235-1240; Commander in Chief, II 1217, 1235-1240; U.S. Army Forces, II 1236-1238. See also Pacific Fleet.

Pacific Ocean Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1024

Pacific Operations, Deputy Director for: Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 878; Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 902

Pacific Overseas Air Technical Service Command, II 322c

Pacific Section: Combat Intelligence Division, U.S. Fleet, II 884; Plans Division, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Pacific Southern Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1110

Pacific Theater Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Pacific Theaters of Operations, I 878, 905, II 74, 124, 200, 217, 254, 258, 274, 340, 346b, 542, 631, 763, 779, 853, 872, 1212-1253; redeployment to, II 317, 576e, 1164, 1169, 1172, 1173, 1175, 1176. See also Theaters of operations, Pacific Ocean Areas, and Southwest Pacific Area.

Pacific Unit, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Pacific, U.S. Forces in the, II 1213

Pacific War Council, I 1792

Pacific Warfare Board, U.S. Army Forces, Pacific, II 1251

Packaging and marking, I 440, 643, 644, 1047, 1393, II 110, 126, 127, 290, 416, 424, 485, 556, 590; of ammunition, II 482, 923; of Engineer equipment, II 509, 513; of food products, I 439, 653, 655, 968, 976, 1370, 1405; materials for, I 537, 839, II 411a, 475; by Quartermaster Corps, II 428, 431a, 435; studies of, II 428, 450; of Transportation Corps shipments and equipment, II 673, 684, 685, 691, 693, 710

Packaging Board, Joint Army-Navy, II 127

Packing, II 416, 424, 428, 556, 590, 630; of ammunition, II 482, 923; materials for, II 411a, 475; of naval materials, II 927, 942; Transportation Corps, II 685, 693, 710

Paints, I 233, 641, 1635, II 1001

Palestine, I 56, 162, 1040, 1123, II 1185; Area, II 1186

Pallets and skids, II 120, 670

Pallets and Skids, Advisory Committee for Developing a Simplified List of Sizes for, II 120

Palmer, Charles F., I 181, 249

Pamphlets and Photographic Operations Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 343

Pan-American and U.S. Naval Missions Division, II 852

Pan American Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1020, 1033

Pan American Congress of Mining Engineering and Geology, First, I 316

Pan-American Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 852

Pan-American Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 203

Pan-American Highway, I 40, 1703, II 493, 538

Pan American Sanitary Bureau, I 1655

Pan-American Union, I 1783, 1785

Panama, I 323, 338, 1126, 1127, 1703, 1705, II 553, 608

Panama Canal, I 34, 70, II 1091, 1092, 1109, 1113; Zone, I 34, 483, II 189, 789, 790

Panama Canal Department, II 1091, 1092, 1109; Air Force, II 1091

Panama Highway, I 1703, 1705

Panama Highway Office, Public Roads Administration, I 1705

Panama Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1109

Panama Sea Frontier, II 1091, 1109; Commander, II 1109, 1115; Commander All Naval Forces Available in, II 1109

Panama Sector, Caribbean Defense Command, II 1091, 1092

Panay, P.I., II 1248

Pantelleria operation, II 1155, 1172

Paper, I 3, 51, 94, 169, 246, 383a, 383c, 394, 533, 537, 538, 567, 645, 646, 1320, 1433, 1456, 1468, 1751, 1774; conservation, I 614, 632, 633, 646, 1774; products, I 383a. 383c, 643, 644, 646, 1433, 1532, 1774. See also Forest products and Pulpwood.

Paper Division, War Production Board, I 646

Paper, Lumber, and Office Supplies Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Paperboard Division, War Production Board, I 646

Papuan Campaign, II 1212

Parachute School, Army Ground Forces, II 366

Parachutes, II 76, 333, 1188. See also Airborne troops.

Paraguay, I 332, 1126, 1127, II 337b, 337c, 1099; U.S. Military Mission to, II 1099

Paraplegics, II 633, 645

Parking Control Board, War Department, II 163

Parks: historical, I 1378; military, I 57, 1378; national, I 53, 1324, 1378

Parole, Board of, Bureau of Prisons, I 1303

Parran, Thomas, I 1654

Partisans, I 162, 909, II 47, 60-62, 1153, 1164

Parts. See Components and Spare parts.

Parts Supply Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 509

Passenger Branch, Transportation Corps, II 699

Passenger Operations Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Passive Air Defense and Civil Defense Section, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157

Passport and Citizenship Section, London Embassy, I 1192

Passport Division, State Department, I 1102a, 1159

Passports, I 1102, 1158, 1159, 1192, 1212, II 1032

Pasvolsky, Leo, I 1104, 1111

Patch, Alexander M., II 1137, 1138

Patent Administration, Division of, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 801

Patent Advisory Board, Army and Navy, I 1478, II 89, 304, 582; Army Section, II 775

Patent agencies, Signal Corps, II 580

Patent Counsel, Office of, Bureau of Ships, II 991

Patent Division: Office of Naval Research, II 1004; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 300

Patent Interchange Committee, British-American Joint, I 1252, 1747, II 408, 775

Patent Law Branch, Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Patent Office, Commerce Department, I 22, 1025, 1476-1479, 1747, II 1004; Commissioner, I 185, 287, 1477, II 89, 775

Patent Planning Commission, National, II 775

Patent Royalty Adjustment Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1605

Patent Section, Justice Department, I 1268

Patent System, President's Committee on the, I 22

Patents: House Committee on, I 60; Senate Committee on, I 22

Patents and Inventions, Office of, Navy Department, II 801, 807, 976

Patents and trade-marks, I 15, 22, 60, 185, 300, 675, 1063, 1231, 1392, 1476-1479, 1532, 1564, 1605 foreign-owned, seizure of, I 15, 224, 791, 796, 801, 861, 1380

Patents Branch, Office of the Air Judge Advocate, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 304

Patents Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 775

Patents Liaison Branch, Air Technical Service Command, II 304

Patents Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights, Division of, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 801

Pathology, I 1516, 1670, 1674, II 891

Pathology, Army Institute of, II 664

Pathology, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1674

Pathology Laboratory, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1674

Patman, Wright, I 82

Patrol boats, II 670, 869, 877, 1032

Patrol Force, U.S. Fleet, II 1113

Patrol Wings: Atlantic Fleet, II 1117; Pacific Fleet, II 1220

Patrols: Coast Guard, II 1056, 1065, 1101, 1120; naval, II 1101, 1113, 1114, 1122, 1230, 1231; naval air, II 879, 883, 1101, 1103, 1106, 1117, 1180

Patterson, Robert P., II 134, 137, 137c

Patton, George S., Jr., II 1134, 1138

Patton, James G., I 921

Pay Allotments Division, Finance Department, II 723

Pay and Allotments Planning Division, Finance Department, II 723

Pay Roll Audit and Survey Branch, Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 261

Payroll Savings Plan for the Purchase of U.S. Savings Bonds, Interdepartmental Committee for the Peacetime Voluntary, I 1251

Paymaster General of the Navy, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, I 166, II 928, 931

Paymaster's Department, Marine Corps, II 1048, 1049

Peanuts, I 991, 1414

Pearl Harbor, I 8, 154, II 202, 243, 765

Pearl Harbor Attack, Joint Committee on Investigation of the, I 8, 154, II 765

Pearl Harbor Board, Army, I 8, II 243, 765

Pehle, John W., I 162, 1244

Peleliu, II 1228

Penal institutions, I 54, 111, 216, 535, 1086, 1252, 1254, 1302, 1303, 1663

Pence, George D., II 1165

Penicillin, I 604, 1409, 1687, II 640, 641, 893

Peninsula Base Section, Leghorn, II 1167

Pensacola Dam, I 1381, 1697

Pensions, I 16, 18, 77, 1203, 1547, 1554, 1559, 1561, 1581, II 894

Pensions, Senate Committee on, I 18

Pentagon Library, II 141

Pepper, Claude, I 22

Performance Branch: Enlisted Personnel Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1021; Officer Performance Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1017

Performance Section, Maritime Commission, I 1610

Period One, Committee on, War Production Board, I 512, 628

Periodical Mail, Division of Newspapers and, Post Office Department, I 1309, 1320

Periodical Publishers National Committee, I 633

Perkins, Frances, I 1486

Perkins, Milo, I 446, 1780

Permanent Central Opium Board, I 1213

Permanent Electronics Maintenance Training Board, Office of Chief of Naval Operations, II 1024

Permanent Joint Board on Defense, U.S. and Canada, I 1777, II 197, 294, 423

Permanent Uniform Board, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 878

Persian Gulf, I 157, 729, II 1185; Command, II 393, 1185, 1187

Persian language, II 756

Personal Affairs Division: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 403

Personal Affairs School, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Personnel, Army, I 16, 57, 207, 214, 933, 1581, II 132, 137c, 170-178, 232, 725, 734, 745, 748, 778

Personnel, civilian, in military agencies, I 27, 1243, 1453, 1483, 1654, 1656, 1662, 1666, II 99, 354, 440, 658, 695

Personnel, naval, I 58, 933, 1581, II 91, 98, 795, 843, 849-851, 867, 894, 1011, 1032, 1115, 1120; aviation, II 856, 857, 863, 983, 1011, 1045; boards and committees, II 831-840; Coast Guard, I 58, 1661, II 1059, 1064, 1067; demobilization, I 17, II 98, 849, 1005, 1010, 1013; discharge review, II 833, 839, 840; distribution, II 1005, 1010, 1011, 1016, 1020, 1035, 1077; enlisted, II 1018-1021, 1032, 1035; examinations, II 832, 835-838, 887; induction, I 204, II 1019, 1035, 1064; legal services, II 807, 809, 810; Marine Corps, II 1041, 1046; medical, II 877, 891, 897, 901, 902; neuropsychiatric screening, II 899, 901; officers, I 214, II 1014-1017, 1032, 1035; pay, II 862, 935, 1005, 1013; procurement, II 918, 933, 1005, 1010, 1011, 1019, 1035, 1077, 1102; retirement and separation, II 833, 838-840, 1005, 1013, 1021, 1032, 1041; "spot files," II 807, 828; transportation, I 17, 96, 1159. See also Casualties; Dependents; Morale; Training, naval; and Welfare.

Personnel Administration, Council, of Civil Service Commission, I 136, 1527, II 144, 804

Personnel Administration, School for Women's Army Corps officers, II 178

Personnel Allocations Committee, State Department, I 1169

Personnel and Accounts Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1656

Personnel and Administration Branch, Office of the Chief of Staff, II 168

Personnel and Administration Division, War Department General Staff, II 170

Personnel and Training, Assistant Chief of Transportation for, II 678, 681

Personnel and Training Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 211

Personnel and Training, Director of, Office of the Secretary of War, II 144, 157, 396

Personnel and Training Division, Air Service Command, Army Air Forces, II 321d

Personnel and Training Service, Signal Corps, II 578, 580, 592, 607

Personnel and Training Services, Assistant for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 277

Personnel, Assistant Chief of Staff: Continental Air Forces, II 326; Services of Supply, II 396, 397

Personnel, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 257a, 259-268

Personnel Authorization Unit, Transportation Corps, II 678

Personnel Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 71

Personnel, Board to Investigate the Appointment of Specially Qualified, From Civil Life, II 136

Personnel Board, Secretary of War's, II 152

Personnel Branch: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005; Chemical Warfare Service, II 549; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188; National Guard Bureau, II 232; Office of Production Management, I 225; Office of Strategic Services, II 73

Personnel Bureau, Adjutant General's Office, II 403, 735, 738

Personnel Centers, War Department, II 421

Personnel Claims Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Personnel, Commercial and Business, Bureau of, Army Specialist Corps, II 136

Personnel Control Branch, Medical Department, II 622

Personnel Control Committee, Signal Corps, II 592, 593

Personnel Department, Marine Corps, II 1046, 1047

Personnel, Deputies for, Air Technical Service Command, II 321b, 322a, 322c

Personnel, Director of, Service Commands, II 420

Personnel Distribution Command, Army Air Forces, II 305, 326, 342

Personnel Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 738, 744; Bureau of Aeronautics, II 857, 970, 980; Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 889, 891, 902; Chemical Warfare Service, II 549; Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff, II 254; Corps of Engineers, II 501; General Accounting Office, I 96; Maritime Commission, I 702; Office of Government Reports, I 137; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305; Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 259; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 307; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 352; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1218; Quartermaster Corps, II 432; War Department General Staff, II 140, 162, 170-178, 191, 207, 228, 237, 265, 396, 397, 403, 758

Personnel Equipment Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Personnel from Civil Life, Specially Qualified, Board to Investigate the Appointment of, II 135

Personnel Group, G-1, War Department General Staff, II 171

Personnel Management, Division of: War Production Board, I 558; War Shipping Administration, I 702

Personnel Management, Liaison Officer for, Civil Service Commission, I 136, 1521

Personnel Manager, Office of the, Office of the Secretary of War, II 143

Personnel, National Roster of Scientific and Specialized, I 130, 304, 816, 834, 1502, 1512

Personnel, Naval, Bureau of. See Naval Personnel, Bureau of.

Personnel Office: Agriculture Department, I 1424; Air Transport Command, II 337a; Coast Guard, II 1064; Division of Central Administrative Services, Office for Emergency Management, I 148; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1017; Office of Price Administration, I 375; Quarter-Master Corps, II 432; Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Personnel, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 68-73

Personnel, Office of the Director of: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 396-403; Transportation Corps, II 678-680

Personnel Operations and Management, Division of, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 302

Personnel Placement Agency, Adjutant General's Office, II 735

Personnel Planning and Placement Branch, Medical Department, II 623

Personnel Policy Board, Defense Department, II 98

Personnel Procurement Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 69, 71

Personnel Replacement Depots, Army Service Forces, II 421

Personnel Research Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 746

Personnel Section: Corps of Engineers, II 501; Office of Censorship, I 494

Personnel Security Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 785

Personnel Service, Medical Department, II 622, 624, 639, 649

Personnel Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Personnel Structures Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Personnel Supervision and Management, Division of: Maritime Commission, I 1625; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 804

Personnel Travel Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 959

Personnel Utilization Board, Medical Department, II 622

Personnel Utilization Section, Civil Service Commission, I 1523

Persons, Subcommittee on Control of, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Peru, I 323, 324, 332, 338, 598, 1033, 1126, 1127, II 1091

Peterson, Hugh, I 59

Peterson, J. Hardin, I 53

Petition Review Committee, War Food Administration, I 961, 962

Petroleum, I 198, 458, 482, 508, 517, 677, 734, 923, 924, 942, 949, 1102h, 1340, 1539

Petroleum Administration for War, I 275, 922-950; Administrator, I 506, 532, 923-932, 1325; Deputy Administrator, I 923, 925; district offices, I 950; Executive Committee, I 923; Executive Secretary, I 923; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 151a, 388, 571, 734, 743, 838; relations with military agencies, II 292, 435, 944; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 46, 51, 84, 1315, 1328, 1342, 1344, 1456, 1478; representation on emergency civilian agencies, I 157, 506, 567, 576, 590, 592, 594, 639, 735, 745, 1054

Petroleum Adviser, Office of the, State Department, I 1138

Petroleum and Natural Gas Division, Interior Department, I 1344

Petroleum and Other Liquid Transport, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 482

Petroleum Board, Army-Navy, I 743, 927, 928, 930, II 21, 292, 944

Petroleum Board, Combined, I 1025

Petroleum Board, Petroleum Administration for War, I 334, 361, 433, 924

Petroleum Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 511; Office of Price Administration, I 51

Petroleum Committee, American, U.S. Forces, India-Burma Theater, II 1204

Petroleum Committee, American Military, Services of Supply, China Theater, II 1208

Petroleum Committee for Liberated Areas, I 1026

Petroleum Commodity Section, Office of Production Management, I 275

Petroleum Conservation Division, Interior Department, I 133, 1325

Petroleum Coordinator for National Defense, Office of the, I 41, 275, 745

Petroleum Coordinator for War, Office of the, I 2 75, 517, 922, 923, 1634

Petroleum Council, Federal, I 923, 924

Petroleum Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 462; Foreign Economic Administration, 1 1026; Office of Economic Affairs, State Department, I 1142

Petroleum Facilities Coordinating Committee, I 1142

Petroleum Industry, Committee to Determine the Economic Influences of the Impact of the War on the, I 942

Petroleum Industry Council for National Defense, I 931

Petroleum Industry War Council, I 41, 51, 923, 931; Technical Committee, I 945

Petroleum Interests in Foreign Countries, Group on American, I 46

Petroleum Matters, Special Assistant on, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 909

Petroleum Policy, Adviser on, State Department, I 1103, 1138

Petroleum products, I 46, 275, 659, 932, 940, 941, 945, 947-949, 1026, 1141, 1142, II 292, 321a, 321e, 435, 411, 446, 447, 484, 971; allocation, I 926, 942; distribution, I 41, 43, 506, 920, 942, 1532, II 441, 446, 543; military procurement, II 21, 128, 425, 435; military storage, II 21, 294, 337c, 345, 446, 513, 518, 691, 944; overseas military facilities, II 435, 511; prices and rationing, I 43, 275, 394, 467, 923, 942; transportation, I 41, 383c, 931, 932, 946, 947, 1430, II 21, 423. See also Fuel oil; Gasoline; Lubricants; Petroleum, industry; Pipe lines; Tank cars; and Tankers.

Petroleum Purchase Agency, Joint Army-Navy, II 128, 435

Petroleum Regulatory Authorities, National Conference of, I 923, 944

Petroleum Requirements Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 926

Petroleum Reserves Corporation, Foreign Economic Administration, I 46, 1008, 1046; President, I 1325

Petroleum Reserves, Naval. See Naval Petroleum Reserves.

Petroleum Resources, Senate Special Committee to Investigate, I 46

Petroleum Section: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157; Corps of Engineers, II 511; U.S. Forces in the South Atlantic, II 1099; U.S. Mission for Economic Affairs in London, I 1047

Petroleum Supply and Distribution Board, Petroleum Administration for War, I 929, 946

Petroleum Transport Advisory Committee, I 471

Pharmacists, Army, II 613

Pharmacology Division, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Philadelphia: Ammunition Supply Sub-office, II 482; Navy Yard, II 893, 937; Quartermaster Depot, II 442; Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690; Signal Corps Procurement District, II 584, 605; Subport of Embarkation, II 703

Philippeville, Algeria I 162

Philippine Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1122

Philippine Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1122

Philippine Alien Property Administration, I 791

Philippine Army, II 252, 1213

Philippine Base Section, U.S. Army Forces in the Western Pacific, II 1253

Philippine Branch, Claims Division, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 776

Philippine Department, II 1213

Philippine Islands, I 25, 52, 198, 276, 913, 917, 1122, 1161, 1332, 1379 alien property, I 791, 799, 800, 803, 1332, 1334 banking and currency, I 35, 1231, 1242, 1326

Philippine Islands Campaign, II 1212

Philippine Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1246

Philippine Reoccupation, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1379

Philippine Sea, Battle of the, II 1227

Philippine Sea Frontier, II 1246

Philippine War Damage Commission, I 25, 75, 1804

Phosphorus, I 1564

Photo Interpretation Center, Combined, Southeast Asia Command, II 1190

Photo Review and Picture Section, Overseas Publications Bureau, Office of War Information, I 911

Photo Section, Army Air Forces/Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1175

Photoengraving, I 645

Photographic Aviation Branch, Army Air Forces, II 281

Photographic Branch, Field, Office of Strategic Services, II 45

Photographic Center, Signal Corps, II 602, 610

Photographic Companies, Signal Corps, II 602

Photographic Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 983, 984; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269, 273; Signal Corps, II 602

Photographic Groups, Mediterranean Theater, II 1174

Photographic intelligence, II 179, 269, 272, 273, 276, 346a, 346c, 1112, 1169, 1170, 1174, 1190; training, II 327b, 327c. See also Photographic reconnaissance.

Photographic Laboratory: Air Technical Service Command, II 321c; Signal Corps, II 610

Photographic Library: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 273; Headquarters U.S. Fleet, II 883

Photographic reconnaissance, II 273, 346a, 346b, 1170, 1174, 1211; airplanes, II 283, 321a, 321e, 1175; equipment, I 289, II 321c, 321e, 970, 983; training, II 276, 327, 327c, 983. See also Photographic intelligence.

Photographic Reconnaissance Force, Southeast Asia Command, II 1196

Photographic Repair, Salvage, and Conservation Unit, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 983

Photographic Science Laboratory, Naval, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 970, 980, 983, 984

Photographic Services Depot, U.S. Naval, II 983

Photographs, civilian, I 91, 146, 186, 264, 287, 345, 472, 791b, 811, 886, 905, 1009, 1250, 1332, 1501, 1576, 1653; information programs, I 313, 322, 909, 911, 919; industry, I 83, 934, 940, 1045, 1342, 1490, 1563, 1639; ships and shipping, I 357, 1608, 1626

Photographs, military, I 905, II 423, 428, 506, 542, 739, 749, 783, 915, 1138, 1146

Photography, I 289, 1162, 1465, 1653, II 540, 578; equipment, I 289, 654, II 570, 602. See also Photographic reconnaissance.

Photography, Maps, and Charts, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 343

Photography, Naval Schools of, II 983

Photomail Detachments, Official, Adjutant General's Department, II 763

Photomapping, I 991, 1455, II 540, 1099, 1174

Photomapping Platoons, Corps of Engineers, II 540

Photonews Board, War Department, II 146

Physical examinations: for Army service, II 647, 648, 739, 746; for naval service, II 832, 835-838, 887. See also Tests.

Physical fitness, I 258, 263, 1649, 1676, 1678

Physical Fitness, Committee on, Federal Security Agency, I 420, 1649, 1676

Physical Fitness, Division of, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 420

Physical Fitness Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028

Physical Medicine Consultants Division, Medical Department, II 645

Physical Qualifications and Medical Records Division, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 894, 901, 902

Physical Qualifications Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 894

Physical Reconditioning Branch, Medical Department, II 645

Physical Reconditioning Instruction School, II 421

Physical Sciences, Division of, National Research Council, I 1519

Physical Standards Branch, Medical Department, II 647

Physical Standards Division, Medical Department, II 647

Physical Therapist Branch, Medical Department, II 623

Physical therapy, II 305, 342, 421, 621, 901, 905, 907; therapists, II 613, 623, 891

Physical Training Program, Navy, II 1028

Physical Training Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

Physically Handicapped, Committee on the Employment of the, I 1497

Physically handicapped persons, I 67, 239, 285, 837, 1497, 1523, 1525, 1581, 1684, 1685

Physicians, I 16, 188, 206, 211, 322, 325, 356, 419, 422, 835, 1538, 1662, 1644, 1665, II 1151, 1662. See also Medical services.

Physics, I 289, 1409, 1460, 1500, 1681

Physics Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Physiology, I 296, 1654, 1670, 1672

Physiology Division, Committee on Medical-Research, I 296; U.S. Public Health Service, I 1672

Pictorial Branch, Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148

Pictorial Records, Board for Disposition of, War Department, II 163

Pictorial Records Section, Office of Strategic Services, II 30

Pictorial Section, Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Picture Division, Overseas, Office of War Information, I 91

Pictures Division, News and Features

Bureau, Office of War Information, I 909

Pigeons, II 308a, 582, 595, 607, 612, 849

Pilot plants, I 20, 521, 1341, 1342, 1392

Pilot Plants Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

Pilots, air, I 1451, 1553, II 305, 857, 859; training, I 12, 334, 1444, 1513, II 277, 323a, 323d, 324, 335, 858, 1117

Pilots, Women Air Service, I 71, II 256b, 281

Pine, ponderosa, I 649

Pipe Line Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 482

Pipe lines, I 12, 40, 51, 175, 468, 598, 943, 1545, 1634, II 513 construction: domestic, I 31, 41, 69, 482; foreign, 1 46, 1046, II 423, 493, 511, 1188, 1205 operation: domestic, I 31, 466, 482, 946, 1635; foreign, I 949, 1046, II 423, 543, 1205 postwar disposal, I 46, 90, 1063

Pistols, II 478. See also Small arms.

Pittman, Key, I 14

Placement Branch: Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 261; Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144

Placement, Bureau of, War Manpower Commission, I 832-840

Plague Control Unit, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1667

Planners, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, II 208

Planning, postwar. See Postwar planning.

Planning and Consulting Group, Requirements Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358

Planning and Control Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010-1013

Planning and Control Staff: Coast Guard, II 1056, 1058-1063; European Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Planning and Design Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913

Planning and Development, Office of the Deputy Administrator, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, 1 434, 1022

Planning and Policy Board, Army Specialist Corps, II 136

Planning and Procedures Office, Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 307

Planning and Progress Division, Bureau of Ordnance, II 920

Planning and Research Staff, Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 534

Planning and Statistical Branch, Supply Department, Marine Corps, II 1048

Planning and Statistics Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 819

Planning and Statistics, Bureau of, War Production Board, I 509, 610-615; Director, I 610, 614

Planning and Strategy Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b

Planning and Training Division: Medical Department, II 632, 636; Office of the Chief of Chaplains, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 402

Planning Association, National, I 132

Planning Board: Section S-1 Executive Committee, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 283; War Manpower Commission, I 825, 826

Planning Branch: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942; Chemical Warfare Service, II 558; Corps of Engineers, II 511; G-1, War Department General Staff, II 171; G-4, War Department General Staff, II 193, 194; Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150; National Guard Bureau, II 234; Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137a; Operations Division, Services of Supply, II 393

Planning Branch for Women's Army Corps Recruiting, Adjutant General's Office, II 739

Planning Branch, Special, Ordnance Department, II 450

Planning Committee: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 972; Office of Defense Transportation, I 468; War Production Board, I 509, 612

Planning Council: Office of the Chief, Bureau of Ships, II 991; Selective Service System, I 206; Shipbuilding Division, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Planning, Director of, Signal Corps, II 576

Planning Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 856; Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 889, 890, 893, 901; Bureau of Planning and Statistics, War Production Board, I 612; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 929; Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 393, 768; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 195, 198; Transportation Corps, II 689

Planning Division, Postwar, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 870, 881

Planning Group, Strategic Services, II 37-40

Planning Manager, Office of the, Government Printing Office, I 93

Planning Officer, Office of Operations, Coast Guard, II 1065

Planning Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 218

Planning Staff, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for Administration, I 1179

Planning Staff, Strategic Services, II 37, 40

Planning Unit, Bureau of Ships, II 995

Planning Vice Chairman, War Production Board, I 539, 597, 599, 689; Office of the, I 597-616, 684

Plans and Analysis Branch, Requirements and Stock Control Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 395

Plans and Liaison Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 268

Plans and Operations Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786

Plans and Operations, Deputy Chief for, Medical Department, II 632

Plans and Operations, Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392-395, 435

Plans and Operations Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1011; Ordnance Department, II 483; Signal Corps, II 576-576f, 577; War Department General Staff, II 197

Plans and Operations Division, Medical, Medical Department, II 632

Plans and Policies Committee, Aeronautical Board, II 87

Plans and Policies, Division of, Marine Corps, II 1043, 1046

Plans and Policy Control Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1010

Plans and Policy Staff, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 270

Plans and Research Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913

Plans and Training Branch, Ordnance Department, II 465

Plans and Training Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 559; Corps of Engineers, II 511

Plans and Training Officer, Adjutant General's Office, II 735

Plans and Training Section, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 184

Plans and Transportation Control Office, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Plans, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Plans, Assistant Chief of Staff for, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Plans, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 281, 282, 292, 296-301

Plans, Deputies for, Air Technical Service Command, II 321b, 322a, 322c

Plans Division: Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 308; Bureau of Aeronautics, II 970, 978; Headquarters of Command er in Chief, U.S. Fleet, II 846, 870; Medical Department, II 635, 637, 638; Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 296; Services of Supply, II 393, 416; U.S. Fleet, II 881, 884

Plans Office: AAF Training Command, II 323c; Air Transport Command, II 337a

Plans Officer, Assistant, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Plans Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358

Plant and Community Facilities Service Division, War Production Board, I 620

Plant and Operations, Office of, Agriculture Department, I 957, 1425

Plant Assistance, Office of, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857, 863

Plant Construction Division, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 519

Plant diseases, I 986, 1406, 1410

Plant Engineering Agency, Signal Corps, II 608

Plant facilities, industrial, I 165, 505, 564, 570, 599-603, 606, 624, 858, 1025, 1289, II 137-137c, 179b, 206, 287, 290, 322a, 614, 816, 817, 867, 913, 965, 998

Plant Facilities Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 977

Plant Industry, Bureau of, Agriculture Department, I 1392, 1414

Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, Bureau of, Agriculture Department, I 1414

Plant Intelligence Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Plant Inventory Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 966

Plant Productivity Division, War Production Board, I 624

Plant protection, I 217, 258, 266, 270, 274, 598, 1541-1543, 1571, II 137a, 183, 189, 264, 978, 1095; Army Service Forces, II 420, 421, 449, 457, 554, 560, 783, 784

Plant Protection Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Plant Protection Division: Office of Civilian Defense, I 258, 266; Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 784

Plant Security Division, Ordnance Department, II 457

Plant Site Board, War Production Board, I 126, 133, 234, 599

Plant Site Committee, Office of Production Management, I 234

Plastic Armor Technical Committee, Joint Army-Navy, II 117, 818

Plastics, I 65, 94, 604, 614, 641, 1340, 1409, 1459, 1468, 1519, 1539, 1734, II 117, 442, 921

Plastics and Non-Metallic Materials, Assistant for, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Platinum, I 681, 1102b

Ploesti, Rumania, II 1173

Plumbing and Heating Division, War

Production Board, I 651

Plumbing Branch, Civilian Production Administration, I 1088

Plumbing equipment, I 246, 538, 651, 667, 1087, 1088, II 515

Plutonium, II 539

Plywood, I 649, 1087

Pneumonia, II 651

Po Valley Campaign, II 1153

Pogue, L. Welch, I 1443

Poisons, industrial, I 1669, 1673, 1674, 1686

Poland, I 56, 1120, 1798, II 435, 1146, 1163, 1173

Police and Juridical Authorities, Inter-American Conference of, I 1788

Police Committee, National Advisory, I 191

Police Force, White House, I 1211

Police protection, I 58, 159, 191, 258, 1700

Policy Analysis and Records Branch: Civilian Production Administration, I 1077; War Production Board, I 68, 505a, 514

Policy Analysis Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 377

Policy Analysis Review Committee, Office of Price Administration, I 377

Policy Analysis Section, War Production Board, I 514

Policy and Control Office, New York, Office of War Information, I 899

Policy and Historical Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 737

Policy and Historical Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 736

Policy and Operations, Directors for, San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 914

Policy Branch: G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195; Readjustment Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 414

Policy Committee: Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 437; Office of Strategic Services, II 31; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 195; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 319; State Department, I 1104, 1131; War Shipping Administration, I 716

Policy Committee on Arms and Armaments, State Department, I 1136

Policy Coordinator, Office of the, Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 901

Policy Development Branch, Office of War Information, I 874

Policy Division: AAF Board, II 333; Office of War Information in London, I 919

Policy Documentation File, War Production Board, I 505a

Policy Group, G-1, War Department General Staff, II 170

Policy Review Board, Federal Works Agency, I 1698

Policy Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 199

Policy Staff, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 180

Poliomyelitis, I 1674

Political Action Committee, Congress of Industrial Organizations, I 79, 88

Political Action Committee, National Citizens', I 88

Political Affairs, Office of Special, State Department, I 1102, 1111, 1112, 1120, 1171

Political and Economic Reports Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Political Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Political Committee of the Supreme Allied Command er, Mediterranean Theater, II 1155

Political Defense, Emergency Advisory Committee for, I 1285, 1788

Political Division, Office of the Minister Counselor of Embassy, London, I 1186

Political Planning, Committee on, State Department, I 1104, 1111

Political Refugees, President's Advisory Committee on, I 151

Political Relations, Advisers on, State Department, I 1103

Political Section, Allied Commission, Italy, II 1159

Political Studies, Division of, State Department, I 1111

Polls, Division of, Office of Facts and Figures, I 430

Polymer Research Discussion Group, I 523

Polymer Research Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

Polymerization Process Development Section, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521

Pontoons, II 505, 908, 913; troop units, II 543

Poplar, I 649

Population Division, Bureau of the Census, I 1433

Population Group, Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1799

Port AAF Liaison Section, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Port Agencies, Transportation Corps, II 693, 704, 706

Port Air Offices, Army Air Forces, II 322c

Port and Field Agencies Division, Transportation Corps, II 691

Port Animal Depot, II 444

Port Battalion, 378th, Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Port Companies, Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Port directors, Naval Districts, II 869

Port Facilities Committee, Joint, II 123, 846

Port Lyautey, II 1180

Port Management, Consultant in, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 316

Port of Debarkation, Services of Supply, Bombay, II 1201

Port Offices, Assistant Navy, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Port Safety, Joint Committee on, II 96, 844

Port Security Division, Coast Guard, II 1065

Port Service, Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Port Storage Branch, Transportation Corps, II 696

Port Transportation Divisions, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Port Utilization Committee, War Shipping Administration, I 718, 719

Portal to Portal Travel Time, President's Committee on, I 161

Porter, Paul A., I 362, 1566

Porter, William N., II 546

Portland, Oreg., I 693, II 703

Ports, I 593, 718, 719, 722, 762, 776, 787-790, 1102b, 1294, II 694, 706, 869; commissions, II 691; facilities at, I 440, 474, 483, 1528, II 90, 493, 691; foreign, I 333, 588, 701, 722, 727, 730, 737, 759, 765, 774, 779, 1767, 1788, II 535, 536, 853, 1121; inspection services at, I 1314, 1664; labor at, I 740, 774; safety at, II 96, 123, 457; security, I 1212, 1302, II 1056, 1063, 1080; in theaters of operations, II 690, 715, 1121, 1151, 1152, 1180, 1187, 1199, 1201. See also Harbors, defenses; Ports of Embarkation; and Sea Frontiers.

Ports and Bases, U.S., France, II 1151

Ports, Captains of, Coast Guard, II 1056

Ports of Aerial Embarkation, Air Transport Command, II 285, 337b, 337c

Ports of debarkation, II 328, 423, 446, 752, 753, 1201; installations in theaters of operations, II 689, 1201

Ports of Embarkation, II 417, 556, 670-672, 676, 677, 691, 698, 701, 702, 703, 752, 755; cargo movements through, II 690, 693; Chiefs of Staff, II 702; congestion, II 416, 706: Deputy Port Commanders, II 702; direction of operations, II 688, 691; equipment for, II 682, 684; facilities at, II 463, 691; medical activities at, II 621, 632, 634; offices of Port Commanders, II 702; storage at, II 416, 696: training at, II 425, 681

Portugal, I 456, 1026, 1044, 1102f, 1120, 1189; language of, II 246. See also Neutral nations.

Post-Directive Committee, National War Labor Board, I 501

Post Exchange Committee, Office of Production Management, I 236

Post exchanges, II 388, 400, 419, 436; overseas, II 436, 446; supplies for, I 236, II 431, 438

Post Office and Post Roads, Senate Committee on, I 19

Post Office Department, I 19, 487, 1249, 1306-1323 Chief Inspector, I 1310-1314, II 753 Postmaster General, I 486, 1306-1308; First Assistant, I 1316; Second Assistant, I 1317; Third Assistant, I 1309, 1318-1322; Fourth Assistant, I 1323, 1714 Solicitor, I 1309

Post offices: Army, I 1316, 1317, II 703, 734, 749, 750, 753; Fleet, I 1316, II 849, 1050, 1081, 1083

Postal Affairs Section, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 849

Postal and Telegraph Censorship Mission in North America, British, I 484

Postal Concentration Centers, II 749

Postal Division: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; Office of Censorship, I 490

Postal Division, Army, Adjutant General's Office, II 749

Postal Information Branch, Army Postal Service, II 754

Postal Inspection Branch, Army, Adjutant General's Office, II 753

Postal Inspectors, Army, Adjutant General's Department, II 753

Postal Officers, Army, II 1083

Postal Operations Branch, Army Postal Service, II 750

Postal Personnel and Training Branch, Army Postal Service, II 751

Postal Regulating Sections, Adjutant General's Department, II 749, 763

Postal Savings, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1319

Postal Service, Army, Adjutant General's Office, I 1311, II 737, 749-755

Postal services, civilian, I 19, 1306-1323, 1578

Postal services, military, I 19, 484, 485, 490, 1306, 1307, 1310, 1311, 1314, 1316, 1323 Army, II 336-337c, 749-755, 763, 1171, 1199; for prisoners of war, II 789, 790; training for, II 747, 760, 1168 Navy, II 802, 809, 849, 862, 1081; for captured U.S. personnel, II 849, 1030

Postal Transportation Branch, Army Postal Service, II 752

Postal Units, Army, Adjutant General's Office, II 749, 763

Poster Clearance and Allocation Division, Office of War Information, I 882

Postgraduate School, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005, 1024

Postmaster General. See Post Office Department.

Postwar Branch, Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces II 308

Post-War Chemical Statistics Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Chemical Statistics Committee, I 642

Post War Construction, Committee on, I 1697

Postwar Curriculum Committee, U.S. Military Academy, II 251

Postwar Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 300, 306, 308

Postwar Economic Policy and Planning, Special Committee on: House, I 85; Senate, I 16, 44

Post-War Economic Policy, Inter-American Committee on, I 1131

Postwar Foreign Economic Policy, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1486

Postwar Foreign Policy, Advisory Committee on, State Department, I 1111

Postwar Inter-American Policy, Inter-Departmental Committee on, I 329

Post-War Military Policy, House Select Committee on, I 86

Postwar Monetary and Financial Problems Section, Treasury Department, I 1240

Postwar Naval Planning and Sea Frontier Section, U.S. Fleet, II 881

Postwar Organization of the Ordnance Department, Committee on the, II 450

Postwar planning, civilian, I 44, 57, 85, 277, 484, 529, 566, 1005, 1050-1063, 1065, 1276, 1330, 1433, 1436, 1574, 1649, 1660, 1717; agriculture, I 961, 971, 1416, 1417; finance, I 1236, 1240; foreign nations, I 56, 75, 163, 930, 1779, 1783, 1788, 1790, 1800; industry, I 44, 46, 126, 132, 133, 226, 612, 1495, 1539; international organizations, I 1111-1116, 1779, 1783, 1788, 1790, 1800; public works, I 76, 1713; shipping, I 1601, 1607, 1630; transportation, I 471, 475

Postwar planning, military, I 57, 86, II 28

Postwar Planning Committee: Agriculture Department, I 1416, 1417; Maritime Commission, I 1601; U.S. Public Health Service, I 1660

Postwar Planning Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 870, 881

Postwar Planning Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 972

Post-War Problems Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1783

Post-War Programs, Committee on, State Department, I 1104, 1111, 1131

Post-War Requirements, Inter-Allied Committee on, I 1791, 1796, 1799

Potomac River Naval Command, II 794a, 1072, 1104

Potomac River Patrol, Potomac River Naval Command, II 1104

Potsdam Conference, I 1795

Potter-Hyndley Mission, II 1773

Poultry and Egg Coordination Board, War Food Administration, I 967

Poultry and eggs, I 39, 89, 383a, 383c, 966, 967, 990, 1399, 1400, 1408, 1416, 1514, 1746

Powder factories, naval, II 916, 925

Powder Specifications Board, Joint Army and Navy, II 85

Power, I 69, 132, 169, 629, 1336, 1377, 1579

Power and Irrigation Water Action Committee, I 1542

Power Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914; Interior Department, I 1336, 1380; Office of the Director General for Operations, War Production Board, I 524; Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 526

Power, Office of the Manager of, Tennessee Valley Authority, I 1565

Power Plant Design Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Power Plant Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Power Policy Committee, National, I 132, 1541, 1542, 1579; Chairman, I 1325

Power Procurement Officer, War Department, I 1541

Power Requirements Branch, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

Power Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 934

Power Supply Branch, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

Power Utilization, Department of, Tennessee Valley Authority, I 1565

Pratt Committee, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Service Command s, II 388

Precedent and History Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 836

Precision castings, I 604

Precision instruments, I 664, 1261, 1463, II 475, 555, 926

Preclusive buying, I 198, 453, 456, 465, 1020, 1034, 1044, 1102, 1102c, 1129, 1189, 1578, 1635, 1636

Preclusive Operations Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456

Preference Rating and Allied Controls, Special Committee on, War Production Board, I 568

Preflight training, II 277

Pre-Induction Training Program, Army Service Forces, II 406

Premium Price Plan Quota Committee, War Production Board, I 670

Premium prices, I 39, 670, 1636

Prencinradio, Inc., Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 358

Preparatory Commission, United Nations, I 1111, 1112

Presentation Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 30, 51

Presentation Division, Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 313

Preserving compounds, II 484

President of the U.S., I 72, 95, II 800

Presidential Appeal Board, Selective Service System, I 206

President's Committee on War Relief Agencies, I 152

President's Liaison Committee, II 76, 137

President's Scientific Research Board, I 1051, 1426

President's Soviet Protocol Committee, I 157, 436, 572, 683, 961, 1036, 1782, II 193, 288, 387, 388, 412

President's War Relief Control Board, I 152, 1161

Press, I 91, 144, 146, 645, 801, 867, 880, 886, 897, 906, 909, 911, 918, 1072, 1102g, 1716; censorship, I 484, 485, 488. 1154; cooperation with American Republics, I 315, 336, 338, 343-346; foreign language, in U.S., I 431, 812, 886, 1279; military relations with, II 97, 146, 148-150, 312

Press and Periodicals Section, Office for Emergency Management, I 146

Press and Publications, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 336, 343-346

Press and Radio Section, Ordnance Department, II 451

Press Attache, Office of the, U.S. Embassy, London, I 1186

Press Branch, Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148

Press Division: Office of Censorship, I 488; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 336

Press Intelligence, Division of: Office of Government Reports, I 140; Office of War Information, I 893, 894

Press Relations Division, Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Press Relations, Special Assistant to the Secretary for, State Department, I 1104, 1127, 1152, 1173

Pressure cookers, I 988

Preventive medicine, I 296, 322, 785, II 640, 650-661, 900, 901

Preventive Medicine Division, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 891, 898, 900, 901

Preventive Medicine Service, Medical Department, II 650661; Deputy Chief of, II 651, 661a

Price, Byron, I 484

Price Adjustment Board: Joint, II 413; Maritime Commission, I 1586; Navy, II 816, 825; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1219; War Contracts, II 413; War Department, II 288, 413, 524, 552, 629, 675; War Shipping Administration, I 710

Price Adjustment Branch: Control Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 288; Corps of Engineers, II 524

Price Adjustment Division: Corps of Engineers, II 524; Medical Department, II 629

Price Adjustment Section: Chemical Warfare Service, II 552; Corps of Engineers, II 524

Price Administration and Civilian Supply, Office of, I 195, 229, 246, 251-256, 529; Administrator, I 232, 252

Price Administration Committee, I 252, 1530

Price Administration, Office of, I 39, 107, 110, 361-411

Price Administrator, I 362, 412, 506, 532, 920, 921, 951, 1098

Price Analysis and Renegotiation Division, Medical Department, II 629

Price Analysis Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 370

Price Board Management, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 378

Price Branch, Office of Distribution, War Food Administration, I 956

Price Decontrol Board, I 361, 1098, 1205

Price Decontrol Division, Office of Price Administration, I 382

Price Department, Office of Price Administration, I 380-383, 388, 399, 402, 407, 957

Price Division: Office of Price Administration, I 380, 393; Office of Price Administration and Civilian Supply, I 253

Price Legal Division, Office of Price Administration, I 382

Price, Office of, War Food Administration, I 956, 966

Price Stabilization, Adviser on, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 172, 189

Price Stabilization Division, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 172, 381

Price Support and Foreign Supply Branch, Agriculture Department, I 968

Prices, I 35, 174, 180, 407, 1438, 1485, 1495, 1538, 1539

Prices and Administration, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1361

Prices and Price Indices of Chemicals Subcommittee, Wholesale, War Production Board, I 642

Pricing Branch, Purchases Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 410

Pricing Policy Branch, Ordnance Department, II 455

Prime Contracts Division, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 864

Primers, II 922

Printing and Advertising Division, War Department, II 145

Printing and Distribution Control Branch, War Production Board, I 557

Printing and Publications Section, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 930

Printing and publishing, I 3, 82, 92-94, 186, 246, 330, 343, 504, 645; by armed services, I 92, II 145, 193, 257a, 441, 540, 735, 756, 802; equipment and supplies, I 92, 94, 538, 641, 645, II 439, 911

Printing and Publishing Division, War Production Board, I 645

Printing Board, War Department, II 193

Printing Control Board, Army Air Forces, II 257A

Printing, Joint Committee on, I 3, 92, II 145, 439, 756

Printing, Processing, and Duplicating Office, Division of Central Administrative Services, Office for Emergency Management, I 148

Priorities, I 189, 221a, 221b, 227, 270, 314, 432, 438, 439, 978, 1080-1087, 1102, 1129, 1261, 1305, 1532, 1785 for civilian supply, I 246, 474, 1145, 1667 early administration of, I 166, 169, 173, 176, 189, 193, 230-233, 247, 412, 451

Priorities, Administrator of, Council of National Defense, I 189

Priorities and Allocation Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Priorities and Allocations Committee, I 1743

Priorities and Controlled Materials Section, Public Buildings Administration, I 1708

Priorities and Property Control Section, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299

Priorities and Traffic Office, Air Transport Command, II 337a

Priorities Board: Council of National Defense, I 176, 189; Office of Production Management, I 232, 242

Priorities Branch, Labor Division. Office of Production Management, I 242

Priorities Bureau: Civilian Production Administration, I 1080-1087, 1089; War Production Board, I 583, 585

Priorities Certification Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Traffic Requirements and Priorities Committee, I 590

Priorities Committee, Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 90

Priorities Control Bureau, War Production Board, I 583, 587

Priorities Control Division, Distribution Bureau, War Production Board, I 578, 587

Priorities Division: Air Transport Command, I 596; Office of Production Management, I 230, 231, 242, 243, 247, 249, 275, 583, 631; War Production Board, I 583

Priorities Liaison Committee, I 219

Priorities Policy Committee, Civilian Production Administration, I 567, 568, 579, 1081, 1083

Priorities Section, Office for Coordination of National Defense Purchases, I 176

Priorities Services Group, Commodity Credit Corporation, I 988

Priority Committee, General Equipment, I 233

Prison Administration Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1029

Prisoner of War Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b, 187c, 188

Prisoner of war camps, I 1102d, II 783, 789. See also Prisoners of war.

Prisoner of War Conventions of 1929, II 789

Prisoner of War Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789, 790, 791

Prisoner of War Executive, G-1, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Prisoner of War Information Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 790

Prisoner of War Liaison Unit, Medical Department, II 632

Prisoner of War Operations Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789, 792

Prisoners, I 1303, 1304; military, II 137, 162, 421, 734, 758; naval, II 1027, 1029, 1035. See also Convicts, Courts martial, and Military justice.

Prisoners of war, I 57, 73, 94, 1011, 1102d, 1161, 1231, 1317, II 170, 174, 396, 440, 783, 789, 790, 792, 1155, 1159, 1164

Prisons, naval, II 834, 1027, 1029, 1035

Prisons and penal institutions, I 54, 111, 216, 535, 1086, 1252, 1254, 1302, 1303, 1663

Prisons, Bureau of, I 111, 1257, 1302-1304; Director, I 125

Privileges and Elections, Senate Committee on, I 29

Procedural Consultant, Office of, Office of Production Management, I 555

Procedural Studies and Statistics, Division of, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, I 107

Procedures and Stock Accounting Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 438

Procedures Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 389

Procedures Committee, Army Service Forces, II 389

Procedures, Office of, War Production Board, I 555

Procedures Section: Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 198

Processing Center, Service Command s: East Coast, II 421; West Coast, II 421

Processors Branch, Food Distribution Administration, War Food Administration, I 972

Proclaimed List and Replacement Program Section, War Division, Justice Department, I 1286

Proclaimed List of Certain Blocked Nationals, I 326, 1102c, 1129, 1182, 1212; preparation and maintenance, I 1136a, 1189, 1244, 1246, 1286, 1578

Proclaimed List of Certain Blocked Nationals, Interdepartmental Committee on the, I 1136a, 1246, 1286

Procurement, Army, I 40, 549, 1003, II 137-139, 145, 193-196, 238, 240, 252, 305, 348, 387, 411, 722

Procurement, civilian agencies, I 39, 153, 165, 176, 233-236, 381, 412, 441, 445, 519, 570, 593, 612, 922, 948, 1194, 1217-1229, 1633

Procurement, foreign, in U.S., I 166, 332, 335, 432, 1139. See also Lend-lease.

Procurement, naval, I 40, 58, 549, 1003, II 795, 819, 869, 878, 911, 914, 948, 983, 990, 1001, 1028, 1034, 1075, 1076; aircraft and equipment, II 861, 977; Coast Guard, II 1066: coordination and control, II 817, 821, 830, 846; electronic equipment, II 868, 996, 1001; fiscal aspects, II 798, 937, 938, 952, 953; joint Army-Navy planning, II 90, 93, 126, 127; legal aspects, II 816, 928; Marine Corps, II 1043; medical supplies and equipment, II 888, 893; ordnance, II 846, 916, 920, 921, 923; transportation equipment, II 812, 911. See also Production, industrial.

Procurement Advisory Branch, Medical Department, II 635

Procurement and Accounting Division, War Department, II 145, 735

Procurement and Assignment Service: Federal Security Agency, I 1651; Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 422, 816; War Manpower Commission, I 835

Procurement and Distribution, Deputy Chief of Staff for, Services of Supply, II 387

Procurement and Distribution Division, Services of Supply, II 137a, 154, 415, 417

Procurement and Distribution Service, Signal Corps, II 578, 587-591, 605, 606

Procurement and Material, Office of, Navy Department, II 817-826, 830, 847, 865, 927, 928, 942, 981, 982, 991, 992, 1012; Chief, I 540, II 817; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 90, 112, 117; representation on civilian agencies, I 541, 544, 632

Procurement and Price Support Branch, War Food Administration, I 968

Procurement and Supply Division, War Department, II 145

Procurement Assignment Board, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 291, 410, 424, 685

Procurement, Assistant Director for, Bureau of Ordnance, II 922

Procurement Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; Medical Department, II 623; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 821; Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137a, 408, 410, 411

Procurement Contract Adjustment Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1687

Procurement Control and Materials Distribution Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 441

Procurement Control Branch, Signal Corps, II 588

Procurement, Deputy Director for, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408

Procurement, Director of: Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 321b; Quartermaster Corps, II 434, 436; Treasury Department, I 166, 1217

Procurement Districts: Air Technical Service Command, II 322a; Chemical Warfare, II 545, 554, 562; Medical Department, II 617, 620, 621, 665; Signal Corps, II 580, 589

Procurement Division AC/AS M& S, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 291

Procurement Legal Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 816

Procurement, Office of, Treasury Department, I 1217

Procurement Planning Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 554

Procurement Policy Board, War Production Board, I 608, II 291

Procurement Policy Division, War Production Board, I 606-609, 631, 693, 960, 1076

Procurement-Production Review Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978

Procurement Review Board, War Department, II 193, 240

Procurement Section: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1140; Maritime Commission, I 1614; Training Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 784

Procurement Services, Corps of Engineers, II 507

Procurement Services, Office of the Assistant for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 287a

Producer goods, I 1007, 1095, 1096

Product Assignments, Office of, War Production Board, I 634

Product Development and Conversion Division, War Production Board, I 520

Production, industrial, I 180, 257, 370, 505-697, 1065-1093, 1440, 1532

Production Activities Branch, Labor Production Division, War Production Board, I 616, 621

Production and Distribution, Deputy Chief of Staff for, Services of Supply, II 408

Production and Marketing Administration, Agriculture Department, I 956, 957, 959, 966, 968, 975, 1024; Administrator, I 955

Production and Resources Board, Combined. See Combined Production and Resources Board.

Production and Utilization Statistics Group, Combined Working Party on European Food Supplies, I 1799

Production awards. See "E" awards.

Production Awards, Army Board for, II 154

Production Awards, Army-Navy Board for, II 101, 150, 475, 672, 814

Production Awards, Board of, Navy Department, II 842

Production Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 756; Bureau of Aeronautics, II 980; Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; Division of Information, Office for Emergency Management, I 145; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 820

Production Bureau, Office of Facts and Figures, I 428, 429

Production, Committee on Concentration of, War Production Board, I 531, 1440

Production, Conservation, and Information Division, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1356

Production Controls Bureau, War Production Board, I 574-577, 580

Production Credit Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1399

Production, Director of, Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137b, 154

Production Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 977, 978; Bureau of Ordnance, II 918, 922; Council of National Defense, I 170; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411-411b, 684; Maritime Commission, I 632, 1612, 1613; Motion Picture Bureau, Office of War Information, I 884; Office of Production Management, I 177, 224, 226, 230, 232, 247, 248, 548;

Petroleum Administration for War; I 944; Signal Corps, II 589; Transportation Corps, II 684; War Production Board, I 527

Production Engineering Section, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 321c

Production Executive Committee, War Production Board, I 540-545, 693, II 411; Staff, I 541, 628

Production Expediting Staff, Transportation Corps, II 684

Production Information Section, Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Production Management, Office of, I 180, 221-248, 251, 255, 505a, 547, 607, 614, 625, 629, 637, 684, 820; Associate Director General, I 221, 232, 412; Council, I 222, 224, 228, 230, 234; Director General, I 221, 232, 252, 412; executive and staff offices, I 223-229; Executive Secretary, I 223; General Counsel, I 224, 228; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 314, 412, 449; relations with military agencies, II 90, 137a; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 1433, 1438, 1443, 1539, 1541, 1724; representation on civilian agencies, I 195, 196, 362, 412, 416; representation on interallied agencies, II 76; representation on international agencies, I 1778

Production Manager, Office of War Information, I 884

Production, Markets, and Disposal of Surpluses Subcommittee, Inter-American Financial and Economic Advisory Committee, I 1783

Production, Office of: Civilian Production Administration, I 1088; War Food Administration, I 958, 983-987, 992, 1413

Production Planning Assistant, Government Printing Office, I 93

Production Planning Board, Office of Production Management, I 226, 230

Production Program Committee, Aeronautical Board, II 87

Production Programs, Subcommittee on, Joint Aircraft Committee, II 76, 299

Production Readjustment Branch, Labor Production Office, War Production Board, I 619

Production Readjustment Committee, War Production Board, I 540, 542-545, 628, 687, II 411

Production Research and Development, Office of, War Production Board, I 524, 604, 605, 606, 609, 673, 1076, 1515, 1721, 1772

Production Scheduling Bureau, War Production Board, I 577

Production Scheduling Committee, War Production Board, I 577

Production Scheduling, Director of, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 408

Production Scheduling Division, War Production Board, I 577

Production Scheduling Task Committee, War Production Board, I 577

Production Section, Division of Defense Aid Reports, I 257

Production Service Branch, Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Production Service Division: Ordnance Department, II 458, 475; Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 859, 860

Production Statistics, Advisory Committee on, I 614

Production Supplies Programs Branch, Food Production Administration, I 988

Production Urgency Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b

Production Urgency List, National, I 540, 545, 573; Review Committee, I 545, 573

Products and Equipment Branch, Office of the Deputy Vice Chairman for Field Distribution Operations, War Production Board, I 685

Products Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411a

Products Rationing Division, Miscellaneous, Office of Price Administration, I 390

Professional Administrative Service, Medical Department, II 646-649

Professional and Technical Training Division, War Manpower Division, I 847

Professional Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 891, 901; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305

Professional Inquiry Unit, Medical Department, II 646

Professional personnel, mobilization of, I 422, 835, 847

Professional Service, Medical Department, II 615, 635, 639-645

Professional Service Division, Medical Department, II 639, 640, 641

Professional Services Department, Office of Price Administration, I 375, 393

Profits, I 70, 1532, 1584, 1585. See also Excess profits.

Program Adjustment Committee, War Production Board, I 568, 569, 571, 573, 586, 628, 1081

Program Analysis Branch, Retraining and Reemployment Administration, Labor Department, I 1497

Program and Liaison Branch, Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b

Program and Priorities Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 818

Program and Project Review Board, Federal Works Agency, I 1698, 1699

Program and Requirements, Division of, Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, State Department, I 1031, 1106

Program and Statistics, Bureau of, War Production Board, I 567, 569, 610, 628, 1075

Program Appraisal Branch, War Food Administration, I 971

Program Branch: G-4, War Department General Staff, II 196; National Housing Agency, I 1721

Program Bureau: San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 917; War Production Board, I 567, 568, 569-573, 580, 584, 588, 1754, 1775

Program Control Branch: Air Communications Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 308; Munitions Assignments Board, II 5; Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b

Program Control, Office of the Advisor for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 282

Program Control Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1023

Program Controls Bureau, War Production Board, I 569, 574, 584, 589

Program Coordination Division, War Production Board, I 569

Program Coordination, Office of, Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 877

Program Determination, Office of, War Production Board, I 566, 569

Program Development Branch, Redistribution Division, War Production Board, I 631

Program Development, Office of the Assistant Executive Director for, War Manpower Commission, I 825-830

Program Division: Petroleum Administration for War, I 939, 942, 944, 946, 947, 949; Radio Program Bureau, Office of War Information, I 912; Rent Department, Office of Price Administration, I 385

Program Information Committees, Joint, I 696, II 145

Program Liaison Branch, War Food Administration, I 974

Program Operation Branch, Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 423

Program Planning Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 800

Program Planning Committee, Federal Security Agency, I 418, 1646

Program Planning Division: Coast Guard, II 1060; Information Department, Office of Price Administration, I 403

Program Review and Clearance Division, National Housing Agency, I 1721

Program Review and Integration Staff, Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 534

Program Review Division, Manpower Requirements Office, War Production Board, I 628

Program Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1011

Program Staff, British Empire and Middle East Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1034

Program Supply Branch, Board of Economic Warfare, I 450

Program Surveys Division, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, Agriculture Department, I 430

Program Vice Chairman, War Production Board, I 539, 540. 566, 618; Office of, I 537, 554, 566-596, 600

Programmes and Statistics Division, Middle East Supply Centre, I 1742

Programs Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979

Programs Division, Rent Department, Office of Price Administration, I 384

Programs Section, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 198

Progress Analysis Division, War Assets Administration, I 1096

Progress and Reports Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 920

Progress Control and Statistical Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Progress Division, Bureau of Planning and Statistics, War Production Board, I 613

Progress Reports, Division of, Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, I 1031

Progress Reports, Office of, Executive Office of the Chairman, War Production Board, I 507, 613

Project Committee, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 317, 319

Project Control Division, Work Projects Administration, I 1702

Project Control Section, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299

Project Essentiality Division, Facilities Bureau, War Production Board, I 602, 603

Project Operations Staff, Board of Economic Warfare, I 462

Project Planning Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 388

Project Processing Division: Civilian Production Administration, I 1089; Facilities Bureau, War Production Board, I 601

Project Rating Branch, Aircraft Production Board, War Production Board, I 550

Project Service Branch, Aircraft Production Board, War Production Board, I 551

Projected Logistics Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 201

Projectiles, II 920-922

Projects Committee, Research and Analysis Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 56

Projects Section, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 198

Promotion Board, Adjutant General's, II 740

Proof Department, Air Corps Proving Ground, II 335

Propaganda, I 31, 142, 426

Propaganda Analysis Division, Office of War Information, I 915

Propaganda Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181

Propaganda Section, Office of War Information, I 907

Propagation, Committee on, National Defense Research Committee, I 294

Propane, I 1054

Propeller Laboratory, Engineering Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Propellers: aircraft, I 547, 549, 1393, II 321a, 321c, 321e, 978; ship, I 667, 750, 1610

Property Accounting and Audit Branch, Finance Department, II 722

Property Accounting Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 967

Property Auditing Division, Finance Department, II 722

Property Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 31

Property Classification Board, War Department, II 395

Property disposal. See Surplus property.

Property Disposal Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 554; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1030

Property Disposal Division, Transportation Corps, II 687

Property Disposition, Assistant Director for, Bureau of Ordnance, II 922

Property Disposition Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 823

Property Division, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 802

Property Operations Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Property Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195

Prosthetic devices, I 285, 1467, 1515, II 613

Prosthetic Devices, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1515

Prostitution, I 107, 191, 417, 1644

Protection Branch, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264-267

Protection Services Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264, 265

Protective Construction, Subcommittee on, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264

Protective Construction Unit, Public Buildings Administration, I 1709

Protective Devices Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 555

Protective Property Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264, 265

Protein and Nutrition Research, Bureau of, Agricultural Research Administration, I 1411

Protestant churches, chaplains, II 402

Protocol, Division of, State Department, I 1170

Providence, R. I., II 703

Proving Centers, Ordnance, II 486

Proving Ground Command, Army Air Forces, II 281, 282, 305, 308b, 331, 333, 335, 561

Proving Ground Group, Army Air Forces, II 335

Proving grounds, I 1276, II 466, 468, 477, 486, 545, 546, 561, 916, 925. See also Testing, military items.

Provision Committee, Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, II 943

Provisional Air Corps Maintenance Command, Army Air Forces, II 321b, 321d

Provisional Engineer Special Brigade Group, II 543

Provisions. See Food.

Provisions Committee, Federal Specifications Executive Committee, II 643

Provost Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 787

Provost Marshal General, Office of the, Army Service Forces, I 935, II 137a, 189, 190, 207, 211, 264, 388, 390, 391, 632, 783-792

Provost Marshal General's School, II 786

Provost Marshal, Office of, Navy Department, II 802

Provost Marshal Section: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Provost Marshal troop units, II 786, 792

Psittacosis, I 1674

Psychiatric Advisory Committee, I 211

Psychiatry, I 211, II 644, 901

Psychiatry Branch, Medical Department, II 644

Psychological Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181, 185

Psychological Personnel, Office of, National Research Council, I 1513

Psychological warfare, I 220, 311, 312, 898, 901, 902, 909, 910, 913, 919, 1152, II 17, 30, 37-39, 59-61, 179, 181, 1128, 1132

Psychological Warfare Branch: Allied Force Headquarters, II 1155, 1157; G-2, War Department General Staff, I 1573, II 181, 188; General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Psychological Warfare, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 902

Psychological Warfare Division, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, I 901, 919, II 1128

Psychological Warfare, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 59

Psychology, I 1513

Psychology and the War, Committee on the History of, National Research Council, I 1513

Psychology, Division of Anthropology and, National Research Council, I 1513

Psychology, Emergency Committee in, National Research Council, I 1513

Public Advice and Counsel Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 271

Public Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1119, 1127, 1148, 1150-1156, 1173

Public and Cultural Relations, Office of the Assistant Secretary of State for, I 1148-1156

Public Assistance, Bureau of, Social Security Board, I 1694; Director, I 415

Public Buildings Administration, I 148, 1094, 1699, 1706-1712, 1713, 1733; Commissioner, I 1706, 1714

Public Buildings and Grounds, Committee on: House, I 61; Senate, I 23

Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration, I 1706

Public Contracts Division, Labor Department, I 1485, 1496

Public Counsel Division, Office of Civilian Defense, 1 271

Public Debt, Bureau of the, Treasury Department, I 1206, 1250

Public health. See Health, public.

Public Health Division, Civil, Medical Department, II 661

Public Health Engineering Branch, Medical Department, II 661

Public Health Methods Division, U.S.

Public Health Service, I 1660

Public Health Service, U.S., I 51, 1143, 1516, 1654-1675; field stations, I 1662; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 174, 417, 619, 785, 835, 1062; relations with military agencies, II 551, 650, 654, 661a, 668, 890, 898, 1189; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 1516, 1711; representation on civilian agencies, I 191, 965, 1646

Public housing. See Housing.

Public Housing Administration, Housing and Home Finance Agency, I 1733

Public Information, Director of, Navy Department, II 800

Public Information Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1008; Coast Guard, II 1063; Marine Corps, II 1044, 1047; Maritime Commission, I 1626; Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, State Department, I 1106; War Department General Staff, II 146

Public Information, Office of: Foreign Economic Administration, I 1012; Navy Department, II 800, 1008, 1044; State Department, I 1150

Public Information, Special Assistant and Director of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1008

Public Inquiries, Bureau of, Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 141, 897

Public Inquiries, Division of, Special Services Bureau, Office of War Information, I 893, 895

Public Inquiry Section, U.S. Information Service, I 141

Public lands, 1 53, 74, 1326, 1330, 1372-1374; Japanese evacuee camps on, I 1330, 1382; for military use, I 1324, 1330; mineral resources, I 20, 26, 53, 65, 1373, 1374; range lands, I 1373, 1376. See also Land and Real estate and land .

Public Land s and Surveys, Senate Committee on, I 20, 46, 65

Public Land s, House Committee on, I 53

Public Liaison, Division of, Office of Public Affairs, State Department, I 1153

Public Opinion, American Institute of, I 88

Public Printer, I 92, 93

Public relations: Coast Guard, II 1063; Marine Corps, II 1044; Navy Department, II 800, 896, 1081; War Department and Army, II 137a, 142, 146-150, 179, 312, 359, 450. See also Press.

Public Relations and Security Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Public Relations Branch: G-2; War Department General Staff, II 179; Naval Intelligence Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 800; Ordnance Department, II 450

Public Relations, Bureau of, War Department, II 137a, 146-150, 312, 401b, 450, 602, 619, 672, 748, 705

Public Relations, Director of, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 179

Public Relations Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1008; Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Marine Corps, II 1044; Maritime Commission, I 1626; Medical Department, II 619; Petroleum Administration for War, I 939; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128; War Department General Staff, II 146

Public Relations Office: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 312; Navy Department, II 800, 842. 850, 910; Service Command s, II 420

Public Relations Officer, San Francisco Office, Office of War Information, I 914

Public Relations Offices, Petroleum Administration for War, I 940

Public Relations Section: Eastern Defense Command, II 1086; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141; Information Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 269, 312; Training Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 784

Public Relations Staff, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1218

Public Roads Administration, Federal Works Agency, I 19, 175, 682, 1515, 1703-1705. 1713, II 294; Commissioner, I 1703, II 494

Public Roads Bureau, Commerce Department, I 1703

Public Services Division, Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 538

Public utilities, I 231, 258, 524-526, 538, 555, 600, 633, 6 6, 1047, 1438, 1541, 1542, 1545, 1702, II 494, 1159; foreign, I 1047, 1766; protection, I 598, 1542, 1543, II 1087; rates, I 371, 383b, 383c, 1541, 1545, 1566. See also specific utilities.

Public Utilities Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1766

Public Utilities Mission, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1766

Public works

Public Works Administration, I 150, 1696

Public Works Office, Naval Districts, II 1101

Publication and Information Section, National Resources Planning Board, I 128

Publication Board, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1050

Publication Board, Office of the, Office of Technical Services, Commerce Department, I 1475

Publication Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Publication Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Publication Service, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Publications and Distribution Branch, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 851

Publications and Graphics, Bureau of, Office of War Information, I 880, 882

Publications and Graphics Section, Office for Emergency Management, I 146

Publications and Review Division, Social Security Board, I 1690

Publications Board, Office of the, Commerce Department, I 1050

Publications Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 973; Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d; Signal Corps, II 597

Publications Bureau, Overseas, Office of War Information, I 911

Publications Committee, interdepartmental, I 1154

Publications, Committee on, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 279

Publications Depot, General, Adjutant General's Department, II 762

Publications Division: Army Airways Communications System, Army Air Forces, II 339; Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 896; Bureau of Mines, I 1344; Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257A; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 802; State Department, I 1154

Publications Review Board, Army Service Forces, II 389, 756

Publications Section: Bureau of Ordnance, II 918; Division of Budget Administration, War Production Board, I 635; Information Division, Interior Department, I 1327

Publicity and Promotion Division, War Finance Division, Treasury Department, I 1250

Publicity Security Office, Headquarters of Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet, II 884

Publicity Subcommittee, Production Executive Committee Staff, War Production Board, I 541

Publishers, I 186, 330, 343, 880, II 148. See also Press.

Puerto Rican Department, II 1091, 1093

Puerto Rican Planning, Urbanizing, and Zoning Board, I 75

Puerto Rican Sector: Caribbean Defense Command, II 1091, 1093; Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107

Puerto Rican Transport, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 483

Puerto Rico, I 25, 52, 75, 722, 836, 974, 990, 991, 1332-1336, 1559, 1697; agriculture, I 75, 990, 991, 1402, 1413; American Railroad Company of, I 466, 483; defense, II 1092, 1107; Resident Commissioner, I 59; selective service, I 204, 214; transportation, I 466, 469, 483

Puerto Rico Water Resources Authority, I 1697

Puget Sound, II 1095

Pulp Allocation Office, Forest Products Bureau, War Production Board, I 646

Pulp and Paper Committee, Combined, I 1774

Pulp and Paper Division, War Production Board, I 646

Pulp and Paper Working Group, Combined, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1751

Pulpwood, I 169, 246, 1433, 1751, 1774, II 507

Purcell, Ganson, I 1578

Purchase. See Procurement.

Purchase and Sales Department, Maritime Commission, I 763, 1619

Purchase and Supply, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1614

Purchase Division: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 948; Medical Department, II 626; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1222, 1223; War Food Administration, I 960a

Purchase Policies Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 552

Purchase Policy Advisory Committee, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 410

Purchase Progress Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 410

Purchases Division: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 155, 408, 410, 411b, 414; Office of Production Management, I 232, 233, 234, 235, 248, 606; War Production Board, I 608

Purchases Policy Committee, War Production Board, I 608

Purchasing Agent, General: European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1140; Services of Supply, China Theater, II 1208

Purchasing Agent, Office of the, Post Office Department, I 1315

Purchasing Commission, U.S., I 1033

Purchasing Commission Joint Committee, Army-Navy-British, II 76

Purchasing Division, Government Printing Office, I 93

Purchasing Office, Army Medical, II 614, 617, 625, 665

Purchasing offices, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 969

Pursuit, air. See Fighter airplanes and Air defense.

Pursuit Groups, Army Air Forces, II 346a

Putnam, Roger L., I 1059

Pye Board, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1011

Pyrethrum, I 1024, II 893

Pyrotechnics, II 76, 448, 471, 477, 478, 920

QMC. See Quartermaster Corps

Quality Control Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1023, 1024, 1026

Quarantine: for diseases of human beings, I 51, 1661, 1664, 1666, II 900; for diseases of plants and animals, I 1408, 1410

Quarantine Commission, Interdepartmental, I 1654

Quartermaster Advisory Board, II 431a

Quartermaster Battalions, II 447

Quartermaster Board, II 442

Quartermaster Centers, II 447

Quartermaster, Chemical Warfare, and Medical Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 226

Quartermaster Corps, II 226. 346b, 401e, 416, 425-447, 490, 519, 626, 654, 944

Quartermaster Corps Technical Committee, II 431

Quartermaster Depots. See Depots, Quartermaster.

Quartermaster General, Liaison Staff With the, Office for Coordination of National Defense Purchases, I 176

Quartermaster Problems, Committee on, National Research Council, I 1515

Quartermaster School, Camp Lee, Va., II 442, 445, 446

Quartermaster Section: Air Force Combat Command, II 295; Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Quartermaster Sections, Army Service Forces Depots, II 438

Quartermaster Subsistence Laboratory, II 443

Quartermaster troop units. See Troop units, Quartermaster Corps.

Quartermaster's Department, Marine Corps, II 1048

Quartz crystals, I 681, 1228, 1465, 1636, II 576a, 587

Quebec conferences, I 952, II 1111, 1188, 1195

Quinine, I 1228, 1389, 1414, 1532, 1687, II 893

Quinine Supply Survey, Agriculture Department, I 1389

Quinn, Theodore K., I 561

Quonset huts, II 913

R& D Division. See Research and Development Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

R& DS. See Research and Development Service, Ordnance Department.

R& SC. See Replacement and School Command, Army Ground Forces.

RFC Mortgage Company, I 1632

ROTC. See Reserve Officers' Training Corps, Army.

ROTC Honor Graduates in the Regular Army, Board for Appointment of, II 163

RR's. See Readjustment Regulations, War Department.

Race relations, I 28, 206, 263, 373, 408, 684, II 396, 398, 401e, 460, 914; discrimination, I 38, 67, 81, 244, 245, 819, 820, 995-1002, 1082, 1700. See also Japanese in the United States; Minority groups; and Negroes.

Racial Relations Adviser, Office of, Office of Price Administration, f 373

Racial Relations, Special Assistant to the Administrator on, Office of Price Administration, I 373

Racketeering, I 54

Radar, I 280, 282, 1569, II 134, 257, 311, 1170, 1173 aeronautical use, II 289, 307, 308, 308b, 327, 332, 333, 338, 339

Radar Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Radar Instruction, Joint War and Navy Committee on, II 111

Radar Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Radar Trainer Working Committee, II 1024

Radford Board, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979

Radiation, ultraviolet, II 899

Radio, civilian, I 70, 83, 217, 218, 289, 424, 887, 1448, 1462, 1566; on cargo vessels, I 12, 70, 739, 782, 1571, 1572; cooperation with Latin America, I 315-317, 330, 336, 338, 339, 346, 358; equipment, I 219, 666, 739, 1063, 1454, 1566; intelligence, I 906, 907, 915, 1572, 1573; international, I 220, 317, 339, 1147, 1566-1573; public information by, I 144, 146, 174, 428, 867, 887-892, 897, 1072, 1152, 1250, 1532, 1660, 1716; regulation, I 31, 217, 219, 1566-1573; research and development, I 218, 1462, 1503. See also Electronics equipment and Radar.

Radio, military, II 49, 278, 311, 585

Radio Advisory Committee; Office of Strategic Services, II 53; War Advertising Council, I 888

Radio Advisory Committee, Interdepartment, I 83, 2 18, 1570, II 571, 576a

Radio and Electric Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Radio and Periodical Division, Federal Trade Commission, I 1532

Radio and Radar Division, War Production Board, I 666

Radio and Transport Bureau, Office of the Operations Vice Chairman, War Production Board, I 546, 549, 665-668

Radio Board, Joint, II 76

Radio Branch, Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148

Radio broadcasts, I 83, 107, 217, 220, 915, 917, 1152, 1327, 1566-1573, II 146, 148-150, 312, 401a, 612, 619, 753, 800, 1243; censorship, I 424, 426, 428, 430, 484, 485, 489, II 340, 849, 1121; foreign language, I 489, 912, 917; international, I 83, 107, 312, 346, 867, 881, 899, 906, 907, 909, 912, 913, 915-917, 1327, 1572, 1573, II 179, 181, 422; programs, I 138, 142, 271, 402, 404, 418, 426, 500, 560, 867, 887-892, 897, 909, 919; scripts, I 500, 784, 888-890, 892, 909, 913, 915, 916, 951a, 1250, 1420, 1626; recruiting, II 739, 1019. See also Sound recordings.

Radio Bureau, Office of War Information, I 887-892; Office of the Chief, I 888

Radio Communications School, Signal Corps Advanced, II 601

Radio Consultant, Office of Government Reports, I 138

Radio Coordination Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Radio Division: Bureau of Ships, II 996; Office of Censorship, I 489; Office of Information Services, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 312; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 339

Radio Division, Master, Office of War Information, I 917

Radio industry, I 564, 851, 1626, II 575, 800

Radio Intelligence Division: Federal Communications Commission, I 83, 1572; Office of Strategic Services, II 58

Radio, Marine Corps, and Storage Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 914

Radio Program and Broadcasting School, Army Services Forces, II 401

Radio Program Bureau, Office of War Information, I 909, 912

Radio Section: Interior Department, I 1327; Office for Emergency Management, I 146

Radio Security Sections, 136th Radio Security Detachment, Army Air Forces, II 340

Radio Service, Armed Forces, Army Service Forces, II 401a, 1028

Radio stations, I 217, 218, 888, 892, 912, 1566-1573, II 78, 849, 1056, 1081

Radio-telegraph stations, I 1448, 1566

Radio units, Army Air Forces, II 312

Radio, War Committee on, I 666

Radioactivity, I 1465

Radiobroadcasting Facilities, Interdepartmental Committee for International, I 220, 1570

Radiograms, I 491

Radiology, II 621, 639, 641

Radiometry, I 1465

Radiosondes, I 1483, II 582

Radium, I 681

Rafts, II 513; life, II 333. See also Life-saving equipment.

Raiders, enemy, II 850, 1123

Rail Division, Transportation Corps, II 123, 683, 685, 686, 694

Railroad Open Storage Yards, II 705

Railroad Repair Shops, Army, II 694, 709

Railroad Retirement Board, I 1581

Railroads, I 31, 167, 175, 479, 506, 589, 595, 598, 633, 668, 1667, 1715; abandonment, I 479, 973, II 408, 700, 777; acquisition and purchase, I 1634, 1640, II 777; condition of, I 412, 440, 475, 590; construction and maintenance, I 668, 1374, II 694; equipment, I 31, 41, 90, 231, 475, 479, 482, 588, 590, 668, 1201, 1528; finance and accounting, I 394, 1633; foreign, I 331, 335, 880, 1767, II 1147, 1170; labor, I 51, 838, 854, 1295, 1581, II 679; rates, I 31, 371, 383b, 383c, 854, 1358, 1430, 1528, II 700, 777; regulation, I 31, 466, 479, 1528, 1566-1570, 1658; seizure and requisition, I 466, II 700, 773; transportation of military personnel, I 479, II 673, 688, 697, 699, 700, 708, 725. See also Freight; Railway transport, military; and Transportation.

Railroads, Association of American, I 668, 1357, 1528, II 293, 694, 699, 700

Railway Brotherhoods, I 171, 369

Railway Labor Liaison Officer, Office of Price Administration, I 369

Railway Labor Panel, National, I 854

Railway Mission in Mexico, U.S., I 335, 359

Railway Service, Military, II 681, 694; China - Burma - India Theaters, II 1201, 1205; Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Railway Training, Director of, Transportation Corps, II 681

Railway transport, military, II 287, 357, 385, 423, 670, 94; equipment for, II 670, 682, 684, 694, 709, 911; facilities, II 515, 518, 694, 704; overseas, II 493, 689, 714, 715, 1187, 1199, 1201, 1204, 1205; Quartermaster Corps responsibility, II 425, 426; railway troops, II 681, 709, 715; Transportation Corps responsibility, II 670, 671, 688, 694. See also Freight, Railroads, and Transportation.

Railway Transport Department, Office of Defense Transportation, I 474, 479, 480

Railway Transport Division: Office of Defense Transportation, I 479; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 335

Railways, marine, II 908, 914

Railways of Mexico, National. I 335

Rama Road, Nicaragua, I 1703

Ramgarh Training Center, Chinese Army in India, II 1194

Ramsay, Sir Bertram, II 1148

Ramsey, Dewitt C, II 970

Ramspeck, Robert, I 71, 87

Range Livestock Experiment Station, Miles City, Mont., I 1408

Range Management, Division of, Interior Department, I 1376

Ranger School, Central Defense Command, II 1089

Ranger troops, II 384

Rankin, John E., I 77

Rapido River, I 57

Rate Appeals, Committee on, United Maritime Authority, I 731

Rate Section. Transportation Division, Office of Price Administration, I 476

Rates and Research, Division of, Federal Power Commission, I 1545

Rates, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 474, 476

Ration Banking Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 392

Ration Currency Control Division, Office of Price Administration, I 392

Rationing, I 35, 40, 64, 270, 369, 374, 380, 388-392, 505, 684, 920, 1003, 1575, 1676

Rationing, Associate General Counsel for, Office of Price Administration, I 391

Rationing Department, Office of Price Administration, I 388-392, 402, 407; Deputy Administrator, I 366, 389

Rationing Legal Division, Office of Price Administration, I 391

Rations, I 1514, 1687, II 614. 660; special, II 443, 943. See also Food.

Rats. See Rodents, control of.

Raw Materials Board, Combined. See Combined Raw Materials Board.

Raw Materials Mission, British, I 596, 1020, 1753, 1772

Rayon, I 657, 1433, II 431a

Readiness Division, Headquarters of Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet, II 883

Readiness Section, Headquarters of Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet, II 883

Reading Panel Branch, Information Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Readjustment Division: Corps of Engineers, II 523, 524; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 414; Matériel Command, Army Air Forces, II 321c

Readjustment, Office of the Director of, Corps of Engineers, II 523-527

Readjustment Regulations, War Department, II 392

Readjustment Section, Procurement Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Real estate and land, I 57, 367, 1620, 1634, 1710

Real Estate Branch: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911; Corps of Engineers, II 519

Real Estate Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 911; Corps of Engineers, II 519, 520, 522

Real Estate, Office of the Director of, Corps of Engineers, II 519-522

Real Estate Offices, Corps of Engineers, II 538

Real Property Requirements Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 522

Real Property Review Board, War Assets Administration, I 1096

Realty Requirements Division, Corps of Engineers, II 522

Rearmament Subcommittee, State-War-Navy Coordinating Committee, I 1124

Receipts and Disbursements Division, Finance Department, II 720

Receiving ships and stations, II 1020, 1035, 1056

Reception Centers, Service Command s, II 421, 746

Recife, Brazil: General Depot, Army Air Forces, II 337c; Military Area, II 1099

Reciprocal Aid Requirements Staff, British Empire and Middle East Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1034

Reciprocal Aid Section, Army Service Forces, II 412

Reciprocal trade agreements, I 52

Reciprocity Information, Committee on, I 1131

Reclamation. See Irrigation and reclamation.

Reclamation, Bureau of, Interior Department, I 74, 1325, 1382; Commissioner, I 1329

Recoilless weapons, II 225

Reconciliation and Clearance Division, General Accounting Office, I 95, 102

Reconditioning Consultants Division, Medical Department, II 645

Reconnaissance, air, II 283, 1169. See also Photographic reconnaissance.

Reconstruction Finance Corporation, I 1633-1643, II 125, 137, 517; Board of Directors, I 1633, 1637; Chairman, I 1060; relations with civilian agencies, I 35, 64, 230, 446, 465, 478, 517, 528, 606, 753, 855, 920, 952, 1006-1008, 1010, 1043, 1062, 1063, 1068, 1095, 1102i, 1228, 1242, 1629, 1737;

representation on civilian agencies, I 592, 594, 672, 673, 924, 1048, 1057, 1579

Reconstruction in foreign countries, I 56, 1035, 1037, 1042, 1047, 1131, 1134, 1151. See also Relief and rehabilitation.

Reconversion. See Plant facilities, industrial.

Reconversion, Office of, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857

Reconversion Operations, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1090

Reconversion Priorities, Bureau of, Civilian Production Administration, I 1080, 1084

Reconversion Working Committee, I 1056

Recorder's Office, Joint Aircraft Committee, II 76

Recording Secretary Section, War Production Board, I 514

Records Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1031

Records administration, I 1574, 1577 civilian agencies, I 131, 214, 933, 1158, 1252, 1425, 1547, 1706, 1709; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1010a, 1019; Maritime Commission, I 1582, 1602; National Archives, I 1574, 1577; State Department, I 1102a-1102i

Records Administration Center, AGO, St. Louis, II 132, 757

Records Administration Conference, Interagency, I 1577, II 757

Records Administration, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1574

Records Administration Office: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 257b; Navy Department, II 803

Records Analysis Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1016

Records and Transportation Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1031-1033

Records Branch, Marine Corps, II 1047

Records Coordination, Office of, Navy Department, II 803

Records Division: Adjutant General's Office, II 757; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1032; Foreign Economic Administration, I 1010a, 1019

Records Management Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 130a, 757

Records Management Section, Office of the Housing Expediter, I 384

Records of War Administration, Committee on, Bureau of the Budget, I 91, 121, 1574

Records Section: Committee on Medical Research, I 296; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299: Supply Department, Marine Corps, II 1055

Records Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1547

Records Service Center, State Department, I 1102a

Records Survey Teams, War Department, II 757

Recreation, I 159, 192, 414, 417, II 206

Recreation Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 400

Recreation Division: Office of Community War Services, I 1648; Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services, I 417; Office of the Coordinator of Health, Welfare, and Related Defense Activities, I 192

Recreational Areas, Service Command s, II 421

Recreational Services Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028

Recruit Depots, Marine Corps, II 1054

Recruiting: Army, II 178, 259, 399, 739; Coast Guard, II 1056; Marine Corps, II 1041, 1050; Navy, II 800, 891, 1005, 1019, 1035, 1077

Recruiting and Induction Division, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1019

Recruiting Branch, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1019

Recruiting Bureau, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1019

Recruiting Districts, Service Command s, II 421

Recruiting Stations, U.S. Army, II 421

Recruitment and Manning Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 706, 767, 769, 773-779, 789

Recruitment and Placement Branch, Medical Department, II 624

Recruitment Branch, Special, Adjutant General's Office, II 744

Recruitment Division, War Shipping Administration, I 775

Red Cross

Red Cross Convention, II 789

Red Sea, I 729

"Red Tape" Committee, Army Service Forces, II 389

Redeployment of troops. See Troop units and individual Theaters of Operations.

Redistribution and Salvage Division, Corps of Engineers, II 526

Redistribution Center, Army Air Forces, II 342

Redistribution Centers: Engineer, II 508, 541; Navy, II 989

Redistribution Division, War Production Board, I 631

Redistribution Rest Camps, Army Air Forces, II 342

Redistribution Stations: Army Air Forces, II 342; Army Ground and Service Forces, II 421

Reed, Philip D., I 1047

Reemployment, I 44, 85, 238, 822, 1005, 1058, 1272, 1497; rights, I 12, 520, 775; of veterans, I 57, 105, 207, 212, 213, 215, 1058, 1428, 1523

Reemployment Branch, Labor Department, I 1497

Reemployment Division, Selective Service System, I 207, 213

Reference and Index Unit, Publications Division, Adjutant General's Office, II 756

Refining Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 934, 943, 945, 946

Refrigerated Warehousing Section, Office of Defense Transportation, I 474

Refrigeration and refrigerators: Army, II 447, 515, 518, 543; civilian, I 330, 474, 654, 662, 742, 951, 973

Refugee Board, War. See War Refugee Board.

Refugee Organization, International, I 14, 1790; Preparatory Commission, I 1796

Refugee Shelter, Emergency, Fort Ontario, I 73, 162, 804, 811, 815

Refugees, I 73, 81, 151, 461, 1133, 1186, 1429, 1786, II 1127, 1156, 1159, 1164; assistance for, I 56, 152, 162, 815, 1102h, 1217, 1222, 1491, 1790, 1796, 1796a. See also Displaced persons and War relocation centers.

Refugees and Displaced Persons, Adviser on, State Department, I 1133

Refugees, Bermuda Conference on, I 56

Refugees, Intergovernmental Committee on, I 56, 151, 1133, 1186, 1790

Regional Advisory Committee, New York, Office of War Information, I 899

Regional Agricultural Credit Division, Farm Credit Administration, I 1401

Regional Air Priorities Control Offices, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

Regional Analysis Division, Office of War Information, I 906

Regional Command s, Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1186

Regional Division, Department of Information, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337, 338

Regional labor requirements committees, War Production Board. I 692

Regional Operations Division, Office of Defense Transportation, T 471, 478

Regional review boards, War Production Board, I 695

Registered Mails, Division of Money Orders and, Post Office Department, I 1321

Registry, Office of Strategic Services, II 30, 32, 33, 56

Regulating Stations, Transportation Corps, II 704

Regulation, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1606, 1630

Regulations and Procedure Division, Veterans' Administration, I 1548

Regulations Branch, National Guard Bureau, II 233

Rehabilitation, I 994, 1497, 1516, 1694

Rehabilitation Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 901

Rehabilitation Centers, Service Command s, II 421, 734, 758

Rehabilitation of Children and Adolescents, Special Committee on the, I 1797

Rehabilitation Services for Severely Disabled Persons, Committee on, I 1497

Reichelderfer, Francis W., I 1481

Reinforcement System, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1139

Related Materials File, War Production Board, I 505a

Relief and rehabilitation, I 1690, 1694, 1695

Relief Problems, Division of Special, State Department, I 1106

Religious objectors. See Conscientious objectors.

Religious Objectors, National Service Board for, I 210, 993

Relocation centers. See War relocation centers.

Relocation Division, War Relocation Authority, I 808, 813

Relocation offices, War Relocation Authority, I 813

Relocation Planning Division, War Relocation Authority, I 809

Remount Depots, Quartermaster, II 439, 441, 444. See also Horses.

Remount Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 643

Renegotiation Branch: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 413; Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Renegotiation Division: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 41 3, 629; Medical Department, II 629

Rent and Services Enforcement Division, Office of Price Administration, I 399

Rent, Assistant General Counsel for, Office of Price Administration, I 387

Rent control, I 35, 39, 249, 253, 366, 369, 374, 380, 384-387, 394, 878, 920, 1258; complaints concerning, I 84, 110, 371; fair rent committees, I 253, 254; field administration, I 407-410

Rent Department, Office of Price Administration, I 384-387, 399, 402, 407; Deputy Administrator, I 366

Rent Division, Office of Price Administration, I 384

Rent Legal Division. Office of Price Administration, I 387

Rent Section, Office of Price Administration and Civilian Supply, I 253

Rental Housing and Property Management Division, Federal Housing Administration, I 1731

Repair. See Maintenance and repair.

Repair Contracts, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 758

Repair Depots, Quartermaster, II 444

Repair shops: civilian, I 536, 656; Quartermaster, II 441; Service Command, II 421

Repairs and Utilities Division, Corps of Engineers, II 518

Reparations, I 1038, 1140, 1186, 1242

Replacement Adviser's Office, G-1, War Department General Staff, II 177

Replacement and School Command, Army Ground Forces, II 361-369, 380

Replacement and Training Command, Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1168

Replacement Command, Mediterranean Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1168

Replacement Depots: Army Air Forces, II 327b; Army Ground Forces, II 369; Army Service Forces, II 421

Replacement Pools: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 767; Medical Department, II 622

Replacement System, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1139

Replacement Training Branch, Services of Supply, II 406

Replacement Training Center Branch, Medical Department, II 636

Replacement Training Centers, II 746, 1168; Air Transport Command, II 337c; Antiaircraft, II 370; Army Service Forces, II 421, 636, 746; Chemical Warfare, II 559; Engineer, II 511, 541; Finance, II 726; Military Police, II 786

Replacement Training Command, South Pacific Base Command, II 1241

Replacements, Army, II 397, 594, 601, 622, 746, 767, 1145, 1166; depots, II 327b, 369, 421, 1139; training, II 404, 406, 463, 511, 541, 559, 567, 636, 681, 712, 746, 1168, 1206, 1237, 1241. See also Replacement Training Centers.

Report Analysis and Statistics Division, Office of Civilian Defense, I 272

Reporting Board, Secret Intelligence Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 54

Reports and Analysis Division, Employment Service, I 825

Reports and Analysis Service, War Manpower Commission, I 830

Reports and Awards Office, Office of Civilian Defense, I 273

Reports and Records Branch, Medical Department, II 625

Reports and Statistics Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 392

Reports Division: Office of Censorship, I 492; Office of Coordinator of Information, I 313; War Production Board, I 614; War Relocation Authority, I 811

Reports, Office of, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 857

Reports Section: Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 201; Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 201

Reports Unit, Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Reproduction Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 756; Information Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Requirements and Allocations Branch, Agriculture Department, I 969, 1385

Requirements and Allocations Control Branch, War Food Administration, I 969

Requirements and Allocations, Office of, War Food Administration, I 959, 963, 969, 982

Requirements and Assignments Branch, International Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 412

Requirements and Control Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438, 439

Requirements and Distribution Division, Transportation Corps, II 685, 687, 704, 711

Requirements and Policy Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Requirements and Procedure Branch, Weather Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 286

Requirements and Procurement Division, Transportation Corps, II 682

Requirements and Resources Branch, Military Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Requirements and Resources, Deputy Chief of Staff for, Services of Supply, II 387, 408

Requirements and Stock Control Division: Corps of Engineers, II 506; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 395

Requirements and Supply Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1025-1027

Requirements Board, Army Air Forces, II 299, 318

Requirements Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, 1 450; Corps of Engineers, II 506; Medical Department, II 628; Military Planning Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 431; Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b; Requirements and Stock Control Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 395

Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 466, 517, 529, 540, 566, 567, 568, 571, 573, 586, 589, 593, 628, 988, 1081, 1717, II 408, 411, 818; Director of Research, I 569

Requirements committees, War Production Board industry divisions, I 639, 641-682

Requirements Division: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 283, 307, 335; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 81, 393, 409; Ordnance Department, II 456, 458; Signal Corps, II 588; Transportation Corps, II 685

Requirements Group, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 941-946

Requirements Planning Branch, Signal Corps, II 576e

Requirements Review Board, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 830

Requirements Section: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 981; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 946; Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358; Program Branch, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 196

Requisitioning Branch, War Production Board, I 606, 631

Requisitioning Division: Board of Economic Warfare, I 450; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 200

Requisitions Control Section, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 1022 Rescue, air, I 1572, II 346a, 443. See also Air-sea rescue.

Rescue equipment, I 785, II 670, 693

Research, economic, I 129, 180, 227, 1010, 1074, 1432, 1439, 1721, 1728; agricultural, I 1416, 1417; financial and monetary, I 1198, 1234-1243; for price controls. I 370, 380, 1530; on taxation, I 1232, 1539

Research, Advisory Committee for, Office of Production Management, I 227

Research and Analysis Branch: Office of Strategic Services, II 30, 53, 56; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 309, II 53

Research and Analysis, Bureau of, Office of War Information, I 906

Research and Analysis Section, Propaganda Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181

Research and Appraisal Branch, National War Labor Board, I 502

Research and development, I 65, 188, 277, 309, 329, 493, 555, 604, 646, 1020, 1291, 1503, 1507, 1510, 1514-1519, 1681, 1744

Research and development, military, I 57, 86, 185, 289, 945, 1344, 1409, 1410, 1459, 1500-1519, 1647, II 49, 117, 409, 539, 540, 853, 854, 908, 913, 1001. 1069, 1073, 1142

Research and Development Board, II 87, 114

Research and Development Board, Army Medical, II 635

Research and Development Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 431, 443

Research and Development Center, Ordnance, II 486

Research and Development Committee, Aeronautical Board, II 87

Research and Development Division: Bureau of Ordnance, II 921, 922; Corps of Engineers, II 513; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 409; Medical Department, II 635; Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 521; Office of Synthetic Liquid Fuels, interior Department, I 1342; Signal Corps, II 581; Transportation Corps, II 683, 686; War Department General Staff, II 217, 408

Research and Development Group, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Research and Development, Office of, Office of Strategic Services, II 36, 63

Research and Development, Office of the Coordinator of, Navy Department, II 801

Research and Development Service, Ordnance Department, II 449, 450, 467-471, 476, 485, 486

Research and Development Subcommittee: Combined Meteorological Committee, II 9; Joint Meteorological Committee, II 23

Research and Educational Services, Office of, Immigration and Naturalization Service, I 1300

Research and Engineering, Assistant Chief for, Ordnance Department, II 467, 472

Research and Information Division, War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 779

Research and Inventions, Office of, Navy Department, II 801, 807, 816, 970, 980, 991, 1003

Research and Materials Division, Ordnance Department, II 469

Research and Permits Section, Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Research and Policy Branch, Civilian Personnel Division, War Department, II 144

Research and Publication, Division of, State Department, I 1016, 1154

Research and Records Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913

Research and Reports Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1020

Research and Service Division, Cooperative, Farm Credit Administration, I 1405

Research and Statistics Branch, Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 525

Research and Statistics Bureau: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 180; Office of Production Management, I 227, 614; Social Security Board, I 1690

Research and Statistics Division: Bureau of Employment Security, I 239; Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1436; Federal Housing Administration, I 1728; Federal Reserve System, I 1530; National Housing Agency, I 1721; Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 800; Selective Service System, I 212; Treasury Department, I 1198

Research and Statistics Section, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257b

Research Board for National Security, National Academy of Sciences, I 1504, II 217

Research Branch, Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401

Research Coordination Board, Medical Department, II 639

Research Coordination Branch, Medical Department, II 635

Research Coordination Staff, War Production Board, I 612

Research Council, National. See National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences.

Research, Department of, Army Industrial College, II 138

Research Director, Federal Security Agency, I 1645, 1646

Research Division: Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 899, 902; Maritime Commission, I 1607; Office of Price Administration, I 370; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 853; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 329, 331; Office of War Information, I 893, 896; Petroleum Administration for War, I 941

Research, Division of Special, State Department, I 1102, 1111

Research Grants Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1670

Research Laboratory, Naval, Bureau of Ships, I 1500, II 801, 900, 914, 980, 1003

Research Laboratory, Northern Regional, Bureau of Agricultural and Industrial Chemistry, I 1409

Research Liaison Office, Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289

Research Section: Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 148; Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Research, Statistical, and Costing Section, Council of National Defense, I 176

Research Unit, Intelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Reservation Bureaus, Army, II 699, 708

Reserve and Auxiliary Division, Coast Guard, II 1064

Reserve Corps, U.S. Army, I 16. See also Enlisted Reserve Corps and Officers' Reserve Corps.

Reserve and ROTC Affairs, Office of the Executive for, War Department General Staff, II 229, 396, 735

Reserve Fleet Section, Maritime Commission, I 1616

Reserve Midshipmen Training Program, II 1005, 1015

Reserve Officers' Training Corps: Army, II 190, 229, 404, 407, 421, 735, 740, 746, 747; Naval, II 1005, 1012, 1022, 1024, 1036

Reserve Policy Committees, Army, II 216

Reserved Commodity List, Combined Raw Materials Board, I 1749

Reserves Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 944

Reserves, Organized, Army, II 190, 229, 242, 406, 420

Reserves, War Department Special Committee for the Restudy of, II 193, 242

Reservoirs, I 1563, II 530

Resettlement Administration, I 150, 994

Residence Halls, Office of, Public Buildings Administration, I 1711

Residual Teams, Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185

Resin, I 1409, 1468

Resistance groups, I 162, 909, II 47, 60-62, 1153, 1164

Resources Analysis Division, Medical Department, II 633, 634

Resources Analysis Section, Statistics Division, War Production Board, I 603

Resources and Allocations Board, Combined, II 411

Resources and Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411

Resources Branch, Office of the Under Secretary of War, II 137a, 411

Resources Bureau, War Production Board, I 524

Resources Division: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 290; Office of the Coordinator of Latin-American Affairs, I-329; Services of Supply, II 137a, 415

Resources Protection Board, War Production Board, I 598, 603, 935, II 784

Resources Protection Division, War Production Board, I 603

Respirators, dust, II 555

Respiratory diseases, II 651

Rest camps: Army, II 342, 1168, 1176, 1204; Navy, II 1024, 1035. See also Convalescent camps and centers.

Restaurants, I 39, 394, 536, 656

Retail and Wholesale Trade Section, War Production Board, I 536

Retailers' Voluntary Program, I 537

Retained Accounts Division, Finance Department, II 728, 733

Retirement: civil-service, I 71; railroad, I 51, 1581; U.S. Public Health Service, I 1656. See also Pensions; Personnel, Army; and Personnel, naval.

Retiring Board, Naval, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 838, 839

Retiring Board, War Department Army, II 161, 305

Retiring Review Board, Naval, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 839

Retraining and Reemployment Administration Office of War Mobilization, I 85, 1005, 1058, 1485

Retraining and Reemployment Policy Board, I 1058, 1497

Retraining and Vocational Educational Branch, Retraining and Reemployment Administration, I 1497

Returns Division, Bureau of Narcotics, Treasury Department, I 1213

Reverse Lend-Lease and Government Liaison Division, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 442

Review and Analysis, Division of, Committee on Fair Employment Practice, I 999, 1001

Review and Analysis Staff: Civilian Production Administration, I 610, 1074; War Production Board, I 569, 639

Review and Control Branch, Troop Basis Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 284

Review Board: Adjutant General's, II 740; Office of Strategic Services, II 50; Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 899; Passport Division, State Department, I 1159

Review, Boards of: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 771; Office of Price Administration, I 371

Review Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 756; Priorities Control Division, War Production Board, I 587; War Intelligence Division, War Department, II 149

Review Committee, National War Labor Board, I 497

Review of Professional Manuscripts Presented for Publication, Committee for the, Medical Department, II 615

Review Unit on Combined and Joint Chiefs of Staff Subjects, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392

Reviews Committee, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 196

Revolvers, II 478

Reybold, Eugene, II 495

Reykjavik, Iceland, II 1121

Reynolds, Robert R., I 16

Reynolds, W. E., I 1706

Rheumatic fever, II 305, 901

Rhine River, II 1136; crossings, II 543, 1131, 1133-1135, 1138, 1145, 1151

Rhineland, Battle of the, II 1133

Rhineland Campaign, II 1125, 1136

Rhone River, II 1138

Rice, I 383c, 991, 1746. See also Grain.

Richards, A. N., I 296

Richards Committee II 193, 242

Rifle Practice, National Board for the Promotion of, II 88

Riflemen, training in Italy, II 1168

Rifles, II 88, 471, 477, 478

Rio de Janeiro, I 338, II 77, 79

River and Harbor and Flood Control Section, Corps of Engineers, II 528, 531, 532

River and Harbor Division, Corps of Engineers, II 532

River Command s, Naval, II 1029, 1104, 1105

River Plate Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1126

River Plate Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1033

River Plate Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337

Rivers and harbors, I 1375, 1616, II 498, 772, 1065; improvement of, f 69, II 493, 494, 528, 530, 532, 538

Rivers and Harbors, Board of Engineers for, I 946, II 512, 532, 535

Rivers and Harbors, House Committee on, I 69

Roadbuilders Association, American, I 660, II 459

Roads, I 19, 478, 880, 1390, 1513

Roberts, C. H. M., Mission, II 217

Roberts, Owen J., I 154, 158, 1009, 1257; Commission, I 8

Robinson, John W., I 53, 76

Robinson, Samuel, II 990

Rock Island Arsenal, II 460

Rockefeller, Nelson A., I 186, 187, 315, 1125, 1783, 1785

Rockefeller Foundation, II 661a

Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, II 893

Rocket battalions, II 384

Rocket Board, Army Ground Forces, II 376

Rocket Development Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Rocket Propellant Subcommittee, Joint Committee on New Weapons and Equipment, II 222

Rockets and Jet Propulsion, Assistant for, Bureau of Ordnance, II 921

Rockets and rocket launchers, I 280, II 448, 477, 478, 916, 1075; research and development, I 289, 1471, II 322b, 448, 471, 920, 921; testing, II 116, 376, 389

Rodents, control of, I 286, 296, 455, 1369, 1500, 1667, II 613, 654, 900

Rogers, John R., I 1528

Rome-Arno Campaign, II 1153

Rooks, Lowell W., I 1798

Roosevelt, Eleanor, I 263, 1576

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, I 112, 113, 152a, 910, 1576, II 800, 1154; Library, I 113, 136, 155, 165, 1195, 1576. See also President of the U.S. Rope, I 1467

Roper, Daniel C, I 1427

Rose, Chapman, I 1059

Rosenberg, Alfred, II 779

Rosenman, Samuel I., I 114

Ross, Malcolm, I 995

Rostow, Eugene V., I 1747

Royal Air Force, I 1169, 1243, II 1, 80, 1119, 1146, 1169-1171, 1177, 1196, 1197, 1214; Chief of the Air Staff, II 2

Royal Canadian Air Force, II 80

Royal Navy, I 58, 1243, II 1119, 1178, 1179, 1190: First Sea Lord, II 2

Royalties, I 60, 516, II 163, 801, 967. See also Patents and trade-marks.

Royalty Adjustment Board, War Department, II 163

Rubber, I 57, 169, 506, 508, 517-523, 615, 924, 1045, 1057, 1141, 1641, 1749, II 475, 587

Rubber and Rubber Products Branch, War Production Board, I 522

Rubber Bureau, War Production Board, I 517, 522

Rubber Committee, Combined, I 1075, 1749, 1750

Rubber Development Corporation, I 455, 1008, 1045, 1641, II 1099

Rubber Director, Office of, War Production Board, I 57, 156, 275, 517-523, 567, 571, 576, 639, 1045, 1407, 1641, 1749, 1750, 1775

Rubber, Interagency Policy Committee on, I 1057

Rubber, Office of the Coordinator for, War Production Board, I 517

Rubber Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 517, 518

Rubber Research Board, I 523

Rubber Reserve Company, Reconstruction Finance Corporation, I 64, 169, 517, 519-522, 1045, 1054, 1464, 1641

Rubber Survey Committee, I 156, 517

Ruhr, the, II 1136

Rumania, I 1026, 1120, II 200, 1155, 1169, 1173

Runways, II 294, 914

Rural Electrification Administration, I 57, 63, 953, 1394, 1542, 1579

Rural Industries Division, War Manpower Commission, I 839

Rural War Production Program, I 1679

Russell, Richard B., I 32

Russia. See Soviet Union.

Russian language, II 245e, 246, 1023

Russian Shipping Area, Office for the, War Shipping Administration, I 765

Ryder, Oscar B., I 1539

Ryukyus Campaign, II 1212

SAM. See School of Aviation Medicine, Army Air Forces.

SANAC. See State-Army-Navy-Air Force Coordinating Committee.

SARO. See Strength Accounting and Reporting Office, Office of the Chief of Staff.

SASO. See Strength Accounting and Statistical Office, Office of the Chief of Staff.

SCAP. See Allied Powers, Supreme Commander.

SEA and SEAC. See Southeast Asia Command .

SecNav. See Navy Department, Secretary.

SGO. See Surgeon General, U.S. Army, SHAEF. See Allied Expeditionary Forces, Supreme Headquarters.

SIC. See Security Intelligence Corps, G-2, War Department General Staff.

SIS. See Signal Intelligence Service.

SOPG. See Overseas Planning Group, Special, Army Service Forces.

SOS. See Services of Supply.

SPARS. See Women's Reserve, Coast Guard.

SPD. See Special Planning Division, War Department General Staff.

SSA. See Signal Security Agency, Signal Corps.

SS& P. See Service, Supply, and Procurement Division, War Department General Staff.

SS Division. See Special Services Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces.

STAR Units. See Specialized Training and Reassignment Units, Army Service Forces.

SWNCC. See State-War-Navy Coordinating Committee.

SWPA. See Southwest Pacific Area, General Headquarters.

Sabotage, I 15, 16, 224, 270, 471, 485, 1274, 1279, 1290, 1291, 1305, II 275, 560, 850, 978 against the enemy, II 60, 61

Sabotage, Subcommittee on, Emergency Advisory Committee for Political Defense, I 1788

Safehaven projects, I 1038, 1188, 1189, II 30, 779

Safety, I 804, 878, 1347, 1488, II 676

Safety Advisory Board, Ordnance Department, II 457

Safety and Accident Prevention Division, Corps of Engineers, II 533

Safety and Security Division, Ordnance Department, II 457

Safety and Technical Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 658, 663

Safety Branch: Personnel and Administration Division, War Department General Staff, II 784; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 784

Safety Branch, Health and, Bureau of Mines, I 1347, 1348

Safety Congress, National, II 267

Safety Council: Army Air Forces, II 267; Federal Interdepartmental, I 1486; National, I 1489; War Department, II 163, 267, 784

Safety Education, Directorate for, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Safety Education Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Safety Enforcement Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309

Safety Engineering Defense Training in Colleges, National Committee on, I 1488

Safety Equipment Subcommittee, Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 663

Safety Regulation, Office of, Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 1449

Safety Section, Inspection Division, Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 309

St. Louis, I 85; Army records depositories, II 132, 757

St. Lucia, II 1093, 1107

St. Thomas, II 1107

Saipan, II 1228

Salary and Wage Administration Branch, War Department, II 144

Salary Stabilization Unit, Bureau of Internal Revenue, I 1216, 1231

Salerno Landings, II 1153, 1164, 1178, 1179

Sallada, Harold B., II 970

Salvage, I 146, 229, 258, 270, 632, 633, 976, 1029

Salvage Branch, War Production Board, I 633

Salvage Committee, District of Columbia, I 633

Salvage Division: Metals Reserve Company, I 1640; War Production Board, I 633

San Antonio, Tex., II 420

San Bruno, Calif., Naval Records Management Center, II 794a

San Diego, Calif., II 1095

San Francisco, I 693, II 420, 869, 1095; Federal Reserve Bank, I 1531; Official Democratic County Assembly Committee, I 88; Port of Embarkation, II 702

San Francisco Conference, I 14, 909, 913, 914, 1105, 1111, 1112, 1148, II 799

San Francisco Office, Overseas Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 912, 913-917; Administrative Officer, I 914; Director, I 914

San Francisco Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

San Jose, Costa Rica, I 338

San Juan, P. R., II 1107

San Marino, I 1120

Sanders, William, I 1788

Sanitary Engineering Division: Medical Department, II 654; U.S. Public Health Service, I 1658

Sanitary Procedures Branch, Medical Department, II 653

Sanitary Reports and Policies Branch, Medical Department, II 653

Sanitary Reports and Statistics Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1660

Sanitation, I 159, 249, 258, 263, 267, 804, 994, 1045, 1143, 1516, 1654, 1658, 1665, 1742, 1796

Sanitation and Hygiene Division, Medical Department, II 653

Sanitation Section, States Relations Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1658

Santa Lucia Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

Santiago, Chile, I 316

Sardinia, II 435, 1177

Saudi Arabia, I 40, 46, 1034, 1040, 1123; Agricultural Mission, I 1040

Sault Ste. Marie, II 1089

Savings and loan associations. See Banks and banking.

Savings Bond Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 961

Savings bonds. See Bonds, war.

Savings Bonds, Division of, Treasury Department, I 1206, 1250

Savings Bonds, Office of, Navy Department, II 811

Sayers, R. R., I 1350

Scandinavian countries, I 1751

Scandinavian Section, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1035

Scarce Materials Committee, Substitution of, I 675

Schedules Branch, Troop Basis Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 284

Scheduling Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Scheduling of production

Schley, Julian L., II 495

Schmidt, Orvis A., I 1244

School Branch: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 407; Medical Department, II 636

School, Code, and Biennial Report Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 202

School Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 407

School for Civilian Personnel Officers, Army Service Forces, II 398

School for Military Government, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 788

School for Occupied Areas, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 788

School for Personnel Administration, for Women's Army Corps officers, II 178

School for Personnel Services, Army Service Forces, II 396, 400, 401, 403

School for Special and Morale Services, Army Service Forces, II 396

School for Special Service, Army Service Forces, II 396, 400

School-lunch program, I 55, 174, 960, 970, 977, 1678

School of Air Evacuation, Army Air Forces, II 305

School of Applied Tactics, Army Air Forces, II 270, 281, 331, 332, 333

School of Aviation, Chinese, II 1206

School of Aviation Medicine: Army Air Forces, II 305; Naval, II 907

School of Military Government, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1024

School of Nursing, Army, II 649

Schools, civilian, I 61, 135, 535, 563, 885, 1086, 1175, 1555, 1581, 1644, 1649, 1659, 1662, 1667, 1676, 1678, 1700; construction and repair, I 1699, 1706, 1707, 1713; equipment for, I 1676, 1678; for merchant seamen, I 70, 780-784, 1621; foreign, I 334, 341, 1151; part in defense program, I 405, 633, 1676; training for military service at, II 163, 277, 324, 404, 406, 426, 595, 607, 636, 684, 719, 747. See also Colleges and universities.

Schools, military. See Training camps, schools, and centers, Army; and Training centers and schools, naval.

Schools and Training Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 66, 67

Schools and Training, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 66, 67, 72

Schools and training units, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1036, 1077

Schools Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 559

Schools for Cooks and Bakers, Quartermaster, II 441

Schools, Honor Military, Board for the Selection of, Office of the Secretary of War, II 163

Schools of Photography, Naval, II 983

Schools, Supervisor of Civilian Mechanic, AAF Training Command, II 323b

Schwartz, H. H., I 18, 854

Science Committee, National Resources Planning Board, I 129-131

Science, Consultant on, Library of Congress, I 91

Science, Education, and Art Division, State Department, I 1151

Scientific Advisory Group, Office of the Commanding General, Army Air Forces, II 257

Scientific Advisory Mission, Middle East Supply Centre, I 1742

Scientific and Specialized Personnel, National Roster of, I 130, 304, 816, 834, 1502, 1512

Scientific and technical information, I 91, 94, 279, 287, 605, 791b, 1050, 1473-1475; export, I 199, 257, 451, 1025; interchange of, I 52, 287, 303, 604, 1150, 1747, 1757, 1780. See also Patents and Research and development.

Scientific and Technical Personnel in the Army, Committee on the Assignment of, II 228

Scientific and Technical Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 225

Scientific Information Policy, Joint Board for, I 280, II 896

Scientific Information Policy, Joint Committee on, I 280

Scientific Investigations Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 787

Scientific Personnel Office: National Research Council, I 1512; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 298, 305

Scientific Publications, Advisory Committee on, National Research Council, I 1511

Scientific Research and Development, Office of, I 2 76-305, 1747; Advisory Council, I 278, 280, II 801; Director, I 277-286, 298, 1211; Executive Secretary, I 298; Historian, I 282; relations with civilian agencies, I 99, 143, 145, 185, 188, 604, 1345, 1410, 1460, 1478, 1500, 1508, 1512, 1515, 1516, 1670, 1686, 1687; relations with military agencies, II 20, 36, 124, 189a, 227, 256b, 288, 321a, 333, 409, 539, 550, 654, 746, 775, 899, 900

Scientific Research Board, President's, I 1051, 1426

Scientific Research Personnel, Committee on, I 834

Scientific Services, Office of the Assistant Chief for, Weather Bureau, I 1484

Scientists, I 130, 276, 303, 304, 310, 1501, 1686; in military service, II 136, 228, 540; procurement and assignment, I 16, 130, 834, 835, 1512; training, I 304, 847, 1682. See also Specialists for armed services.

Scotland, II 1119, 1149

Scouting Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1218, 1223, 1224

Scrap, industrial, I 13, 82, 675, 676, 680, 1007, 1636, 1640, 1641, II 439, 823; collection, I 954, 990, 1399, 1420, 1427, 1702; salvage, I 258, 633, 1640, II 321c

Screwthread Mission, I 1047

Screw threads, I 1463

Script Clearance Section, Office of War Information, I 890

Sea Frontier Section, Plans Division, Headquarters U.S. Fleet, II 881

Sea Frontiers, II 867, 879, 882, 1083, 1085, 1100-1112, 1180, 1230, 1246; Commanders, II 1100, 1101; Forces, II 843, 855, 865, 1056, 1100, 1103, 1106, 1107, 1109-1112, 1124, 1180, 1230, 1246

Sea Frontiers Section, Operations Division, Headquarters U.S. Fleet, II 882

Sea lanes. See Shipping lanes, protection of.

Sea Otter, the, I 1043

Seabees. See Construction Battalions, Bureau of Yards and Docks.

Seacoast Artillery Evaluation Board, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1143

Seacoast Artillery School, Army Ground Forces, II 364

Seacoast Defense Projects Branch, Planning Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 393

Seacoast Fortifications Operations Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Seamen, merchant, I 12, 70, 706, 732, 742, 766-768, 772-788, 1145, 1294, 1295, 1581, 1626, 1685; alien, I 776, 1160, 1294, 1295, 1581; allotments, I 701, 703; awards and benefits, I 70, 707, 752, 768, 770, 1599; discipline, I 701, 712, 722, 733, 772; insurance, I 753, 771, 1582, 1622; interned, I 70, 733, 752, 1295; licensing and regulations, I 774, 1159, II 1056, 1065; medical care, I 779, 785, 1654, 1661; quarters, I 733, 1597, 1611, 1617, 1630; training, I 70, 766, 767, 778, 780-784, 1621; wages, I 70, 701; welfare, I 773, 776, 777, 779, 785, 1694. See also Cargo vessels.

Seamen's Service, United, I 766, 777, 785

Seamen's Service Awards Committee, War Shipping Administration, I 707, 766, 1599

Seamobile, I 1043

Search and Rescue Agency, Coast Guard, II 1069

Searchlight Mirror Plant No. 1, War Department, II 541

Searchlights. See Antiaircraft searchlights.

Searsport, Maine, II 703

Seattle, I 693, 1197, II 1111

Seattle Regional Office, War Production Board, I 690

Second Air Force, II 307, 327a-327c, 333 341

Second Army, II 374a, 1085, 1089 II Corps, North African Theater, II 1161, 1162

Second Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force, II 1219

Second Naval District, II 1072

Second Wing, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327, 327c

Secret Intelligence Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 33, 45, 47, 54, 58, 67

Secret Service, U.S., I 1211

Section S-1 Executive Committee, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 283, 298

Section T, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 284

Securities, I 51, 85, 1188, 1198, 1204, 1211, 1231, 1250, 1251, 1529, 1531, 1578, 1642; export and import of, I 1140, 1212, 1244, 1249; foreign, I 791, 1237, 1244; Philippine, I 1231, 1326, 1332. See also Banks and banking.

Securities and Exchange Commission, I 85, 1417, 1578, 1579; Chairman, I 921

Security, I 266, 483, 1211, 1252-1254, 1280, 1292; classification of documents, I 871, 872, 904, 941, 1019, 1050, 1124, 1158, II 745, 749, 1011; protection of information and research, I 22, 123, 224, 280, 424-431, 468, 598, 721, 878, 1476, 1478, 1480, 1511, II 775. See also Censorship; Codes and ciphers; Counterintelligence; Plant protection; Sabotage; Security intelligence, military; and Subversive activities.

Security Advisory Board: Office of War Information, I 871, II 179a, 183, 571; State-War-Navy Coordinating Committee, I 1124

Security Agency, Army, II 576d, 598

Security and Communications Division, War Shipping Administration, I 721

Security and Intelligence Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390

Security and Records Branch, Signal Corps, II 583

Security Branch: Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 183; Intelligence Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390a

Security Control, Joint Chiefs of Staff, II. 22

Security Control Branch, Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Security Control Officer, U.S. Fleet, II 884

Security Districts, Internal, Service Command s, II 420, 421

Security Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 1290

Security intelligence, military, I 1114, 1211, 1280, II 22

Security Intelligence Corps, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189, 783, 785, 787

Security of Information Committee, II 179a

Security of Information Division, Office of Facts and Figures, I 430

Security Office: Office of Strategic Services, II 48; Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 307; Office of War Information, I 872

Security Officer: Interior Department, I 1327; State Department, I 1158

Security Section: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 978; Corps of Engineers, II 512; Division of Cryptography, State Department, I 1167; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 183; Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 299

Security Services Division, Services of Supply, II 390

Seismology, I 1454, II 530

Select Document File, War Production Board, I 505a

Selection Board, Services of Supply, II 396

Selective service, I 6, 16, 204, 206, 208, 463, 473, 666, 1211, 1213, 1254, 1258, 1266, 1290, 1305, 1377, 1575, 1679, II 91

Selective service boards, I 559

Selective Service Branch, Medical Department, II 648

Selective Service, Bureau of, War Manpower Commission, I 204

Selective Service Committee, Joint Army and Navy, I 204, II 91

Selective Service, National Advisory Committee on, I 204

Selective Service Occupational Deferment of Officers and Employees of the Legislative Branch, Joint Committee on, I 6

Selective Service Records, Office of, I 204

Selective Service Registrants, Committee, on, War Production Board, I 559

Selective Service System, I 204-216, 1258, 1377, 1378

Selective Service System Detachments, II 421

Selective Service Unit, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 304

Senate. I 9-47, 1350, 1800; President, II 748; special committees, I 36-47; standing committees, I 10-35

Senegal, II 1163

Sensory Devices, Committee on, Office of Scientific Research and Development, I 285

Separation. See Personnel, Army; and Personnel, naval.

Separation Centers, Service Command s, II 421

Separations Board, Secretary of War's, II 158

Service Branch: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 980; Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Service, Bureau of, Interstate Commerce Commission, I 1528

Service Claims sections, General Accounting Office, I 102

Service Command Division. Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 388

Service Command s, II 419-423, 494, 542, 616, 620, 756, 761; Deputy Chief of Staff for, Army Service Forces, II 387, 388, 390, 758, 783, 792; relations with Administrative Services, II 733, 739, 744, 758, 762, 776, 777, 782, 787; relations with Technical Services, II 424, 426, 441, 464, 491, 538, 559, 568, 597, 611, 621, 668, 714; security intelligence at, II 390, 785, 787; supervision by Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 385, 388, 389, 391, 397-399, 403, 407

Service Division, Recruitment and Manning Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 777

Service Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 656

Service Force: Atlantic Fleet, II 1118; Pacific Fleet, II 1222; Seventh Fleet, II 1246

Service Force Branch, G-3, War Department General Staff, II 192

Service Installations Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 440

Service Liaison Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 42

Service Operations Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 353

Service Operations Office, Division of Central Administrative Services, Office for Emergency Management, I 148

Service, Supply, and Procurement Division, War Department General Staff, II 193, 408

Service Trades Division, War Production Board, I 536

Service Trades Price Branch. Office of Price Administration, I 383b

Service Troops. See Troop units.

Services Accounting and Audits Division, Office of Price Administration, I 394

Services and Field Coordination Division, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 348

Services, Director of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1031

Services Division, Army Air Forces Service Command /Mediterranean Theater of Operations, II 1176

Services Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Services of Supply, I 540, II 133. 155, 164, 165, 193, 229, 230, 385, 386, 389, 446, 544, 614; Headquarters, II 154, 682, 717, 765. See also Army Service Forces.

Services of Supply: China-Burma-India, II 491, 1189, 1191, 1199-1201, 1205; China Theater, II 1208; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, I 1047, II 1139, 1141, 1142, 1144; Hawaiian. II 1237; India-Burma Theater, II 1204, 1205, 1208; North African Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1162, 1166, 1167, 1168; Southwest Pacific Area, U.S. Army, II 1251, 1253; U.S. Army Forces in the British Isles, II 1139; U.S. Army Forces in the Middle East, II 1184; U.S. Army Forces in the South Pacific Area, II 1240

Services, Office of the Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Services, II 52, 70

Services Section, Procurement Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Service, Director of the, Institute of Inter-American Affairs, I 356

Settlement Review Board: Maritime Commission, I 1589; War Production Board, I 556, 609, 1619

Settlements Branch, Renegotiation Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 413

Seventeenth Naval District, II 1072, 1111, 1112

Seventh Army, II 568, 1137, 1138, 1161, 1163, 1172

Seventh Fleet, II 1215, 1224, 1244, 1245, 1246

Seventh Naval District, II 1072, 1106

Severn River Naval Command, II 794a, 1038, 1072, 1104

Sewage disposal, I 535, 1644, 1699, 1700, 1713, II 515, 518, 900

Sferics, II 338

Shanghai, China, I 1243, II 779; Port Command, II 1208

Shaped Charges Committee, II 513

Shaw, G. Howland, I 1157

Shellac, I 1635

Shells, II 488, 517, 555. See also Ammunition.

Shemya, II 1097

Sheppard, Morris, I 16

Sherwood, Robert E., I 899

Sherwood, Sidney, I 148, 178

Ship and Station Newspaper Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel. II 1027

Ship Characteristics Board, II 865, 874

Ship Control, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 711, 719; Office of, I 719-727

Ship Control Section, Maritime Commission, 1 721

Ship Defense Installations, Office of the Coordinator of, War Shipping Administration, I 703, 1597

Ship Maintenance Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 995

Ship Maintenance Division, Bureau of Ships, II 994, 995, 998

Ship Movements Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 869, 882

Ship Operations, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 728-742, 744, 748, 756, 759, 1597, 1630

Ship Operations Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 712, 1597

Ship-parts control centers, Bureau of Ships, II 1000

Ship Repair and Conversion, Coordinator for, Maritime Commission, I 756, 1598

Ship Requirements, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 723

Ship Salvage Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 995

Ship--Technical Branch, Bureau of Ships, II 994, 995

Ship Warrants Section, Division of Emergency Shipping, Maritime Commission, I 731

Shipbuilding, I 40, 170, 221b, 230, 508; 509, 565, 613, 625, 629, 649, 667, 1096, 1146, 1393, 1761; cargo vessels, I 27, 63, 70, 231, 716, 862, 1043, 1426, 1515, 1582, 1584, 1589, 1592, 1604, 1608, 1610-1613, 1634, 1780, II 90, 672, 1056; naval vessels, I 58, 1426, 1780, II 865, 877, 994, 999, 1000, 1068, 1073, 1102

Shipbuilding Commission, National War Labor Board, I 625

Shipbuilding Committee (Standardization of Design), Combined, I 565, 1761, II 683

Shipbuilding Conference, National, I 625, 626

Shipbuilding, Coordinator of: Bureau of Ships, II 991; War Production Board, I 565, 1761

Shipbuilding, Director of, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Shipbuilding Division: Bureau of Ships, II 994, 995, 996, 998; War Production Board, I 667

Shipbuilding Stabilization Branch, War Production Board, I 616, 625

Shipbuilding Stabilization Committee, War Production Board, I 626, 1076, 1485, 1617, II 679

Shipbuilding Stabilization Division, War Production Board, I 625, 626, 1076

Shipbuilding, Supervisors of, Bureau of Ships, II 1000

Shippers Advisory Boards, Association of American Railroads, II 700

Shipping, I 120

Shipping Adjustment Board, Combined. See Combined Shipping Adjustment Board.

Shipping, American Bureau of, II 684, 1057

Shipping and Storage Branch, Office of Distribution, War Food Administration I 968, 974, 975

Shipping Areas, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 720, 727, 729, 765

Shipping Board, Strategic, I 153; Committee for Vessels of 1, 000 Gross Tons and Under, I 761

Shipping Branch, Stockpiling and Transportation Division, War Production Board, I 593

Shipping Commission, Inter-American, I 316

Shipping Committee, War Production Board, I 594, 1131

Shipping Control Officer, Principal, Western Sea Frontier, II 1110

Shipping Control Staff, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1034

Shipping, Director General of, War Shipping Administration, I 720, 756

Shipping Division, State Department, I 1146

Shipping Employment and Policy, Committee on, Combined Shipping Adjustment Board, I 1743

Shipping Facilities Committee, United Maritime Authority, I 731

Shipping lanes, protection of, II 327b, 327c, 1101; Atlantic, II 1100, 1103, 1117, 1119, 1123; bases for, II 1088, 1113, 1121, 1122; Caribbean Sea, II 1107, 1113; Gulf of Mexico, II 1106, 1109, 1113: Mediterranean, II 1178, 1180; Pacific, II 1110-1112, 132, 1246

Shipping, Office of the General Director of, Maritime Commission, I 1628-1631

Shipping Priorities Advisory Committee, War Production Board, I 594, 596, 982, 1435

Shipping Priorities Committee, Interdepartmental, I 717

Shipping Priorities List, I 588, 594

Shipping Section, State Department, I 1144

Shipping Services, Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 719; Office of, I 726, 730, 765

Shipping, Subcommittee on, President's Soviet Protocol Committee, I 157

Ships, I 331, 333, 698, 749, 756, 1263, 1264, 1370, 1371

Ships, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 126, 801, 890, 914, 990-1004; field activities, II 999-1004, 1073; Office of the Chief, II 991, 1001, 1003; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 103, 105, 114, 117, 119

Ships Division, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Ships' Editorial Association, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1027

Ships, Incorporated, I 1043

Ships Installations Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Ships Plans and Microfilm Section, Bureau of Ships, II 994

Ships Section, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 929

Ships' Service Stores Unit, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028

Ship's Store Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 946

Ships' Subsection, Bureau of Ordnance, II 923

Shipwrecks, II 900, 1065

Shipyard Disposal Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1590, 1591, 1608

Shipyard Labor Relations, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1617

Shipyard Site Planning Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1595

Shipyards, I 70, 97, 565, 625, 756, 1595, 1610, 1613, 1622, II 998, 1000, 1073; disposal of surplus, I 1063, 1590, 1620; labor at, I 70, 171, 504, 625, 755, 1617, 1618, 1622, 1667, 1669. See also Navy yards and Shipbuilding.

Shoe, Robert O., II 1248

Shoes, I 388, 390, 632, 657, 1304, 1433, 1760, II 425, 431a, 442, 445, 683. See also Footwear.

Shore Division, Bureau of Ships, II 998

Shore Establishment, Naval, II 793, 794a, 867, 879, 1072-1082; overseas activities, II 1082. See also Naval shore establishments.

Shore Establishments and Civilian Personnel, Division of, Navy Department, II 804

Shore Establishments Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 979

Shore Establishments Division, Navy Department, II 804

Shore Patrol Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1029

Shore Station Development Board, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846, 873, 970

Short Wave Broadcasting Facilities, Interdepartmental Planning Committee for International, I 339

Shortening Packaging Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Shovels, I 660, II 507

Show-Rally-Radio Section, Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Sicilian Operation, II 1153

Sicily, I 1773, II 1155, 1172, 1178, 1179; Campaign, II 1138, 1153, 1163

Signal Center, War Department, II 598, 600

Signal Corps, II 289, 307, 321a, 339, 346b, 359, 570-612, 750, 1168

Chief Signal Officer, I 217, 572, II 571, 573-575, 578-580, 590, 596; Office of, II 571-602

Signal Corps Advanced Radio Communications School, II 601

Signal Corps Board, II 573, 576b, 578, 584

Signal Corps depots, II 590, 606

Signal Corps Equipment Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Signal Corps Legal Agency, II 580

Signal Corps Library, II 578

Signal Corps Officer Replacement Pools, II 601, 607

Signal Corps schools, II 595, 596, 601, 607

Signal Corps Standards Agency, II 584, 586

Signal Corps Technical Committee, II 409, 581, 582, 584

Signal Corps training centers, II 576d, 595, 607

Signal Corps Training School, Manila,, P.I., II 1253

Signal Division, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128

Signal equipment. See Electronics equipment and Equipment, Army, signal.

Signal Equipment Redistribution Committee, Signal Corps, II 576f

Signal Intelligence Service, II 601; General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Signal Operating Services, Signal Corps,, II 571, 602

Signal Planning Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 409

Signal Property Office, II 598

Signal Sections, II 611; Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142; General Headquarters U.S. Army, II 352

Signal Security Agency, II 597, 601

Signal Security Branch, II 601

Signal Service, Persian Gulf Command, II 1187

Signal Supply Services, Signal Corps, II 571, 587

Signal troop units. See Troop units, Signal Corps.

Signal Troops Division, Signal Corps, II 592

Signal Unit Survey Branch, Signal Corps, II 596

Signal Unit Survey Groups, Signal Corps, II 596

Signals Section, Mediterranean Allied Air Forces, II 1169

Silicon, I 675, 1470, 1749

Silver, I 35, 633, 681, 1209, 1235, 1236, 1238, 1244

Silver Licensing Unit, Bureau of the Mint, Treasury Department, I 1209

Simplification, I 531, 601, 611, 615, 639, 1232; of civilian goods, I 529, 534, 538, 645, 655; in industrial production, I 229, 235, 475, 565, 632, 637, 643, 646, 648, 659, 660, 663, 664, 675, 1047; in military production, II 93, 485

Simplified Practice, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1472

Simpson, William H., II 1135

Sirovich, William I., I 60

Sisal, I 455, 657

Situation and Planning Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187a

Sixteenth Naval District, II 908, 1072, 1246

Sixth Air Force, II 1091

Sixth Amphibious Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1116

Sixth Army, II 568, 1247, 1248

Sixth Army Group, II 1137, 1138

Sixth Naval District, II 1072, 1103, 1106

Skagway, Alaska, II 423

Skids, II 120, 670

Skis, II 373

Slaughter, Robert, I 90

Sleds, II 373

Slides, lantern, I 271, 402, 575, 883, 919, 966, 1683

Sloan, Eugene W., I 1250

Small, John D., I 512, 1065, 1066

Small arms, II 448, 458, 471, 472, 478, 916, 923

Small Arms and Ammunition Suboffice, Ordnance Department, II 478

Small Arms and Small Arms Ammunition Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Small Arms Development Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Small Arms Division, Ordnance Department, II 478

Small Arms Industry Integration Committee, Ordnance Department, II 474

Small business, I 39, 40, 82, 142, 177, 248, 381, 412, 860, 862, 1261, 1439, II 428, 821; conversion to war production, I 35, 64, 527, 531; postwar problems, I 82, 85, 857, 1066; use of surplus property by, I 855, 863, 1062. See also Plant facilities, industrial; and Smaller War Plants Corporation.

Small Business Activities, Office of, Office for Coordination of National Defense Purchases, I 177, 248

Small Business Advisory Section, Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 1261

Small Business, Deputy Administrator for, Civilian Production Administration, I 1066

Small Business, Division of, Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce, I 1439

Small Business Enterprises, Senate Special Committee to Study and Survey Problems of American, I 16, 39, 82

Small Business, House Select Committee on, I 82

Small Business, Office of, Department of Commerce, I 1066, 1081, 1439

Small Business Section, Maritime Commission, I 862

Small Craft Training Center, Fleet Operational Training Command, Pacific Fleet, II 1221

Small Vessel Operations, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 714, 762

Small Vessel Procurement, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 714, 761

Small Vessels, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 760-762

Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 39, 64, 82, 509, 527, 528, 541, 544, 649, 687, 690, 855-866, 1062, 1063, 1222, 1434, 1439, II 410, 626; Chairman, I 532, 856, 1006, 1060; staff offices, I 857

Smaller War Plants Division, War Production Board, I 527, 528, 855, 856, 866

Smaller War Plants, Vice Chairman for, War Production Board, I 52 7, 531; Office of, I 527, 528

Smith, E. D., I 21

Smith, Gerald L. K., I 79

Smith, Harold D., I 115, 159

Smith, Holland M., II 1116

Smith, Howard W., I 84

Smith, Joe L., I 65

Smith, Nelson Lee, I 1715

Smithsonian Institution, I 1500-1502, 1533

Smithsonian War Committee, I 1501

Smoke matériel, I 289, II 544, 555, 558, 569

Smokeless powder, I 1409, II 467, 477

Snow Board, Allied, II 81

Snow plows, I 660

Snowshoes, II 373

Snyder, John W., I 1051

Social Protection Division: Office of Community War Services, Federal Security Agency, I 1491, 1648; Office of Defense Health and Welfare Services. I 417; Office of the Coordinator of Health, Welfare, and Related Defense Activities, I 191

Social Protection, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 191

Social Protection, National Women's Advisory Committee on, I 191

Social Science Research Council, I 121, 129, 130, 1502

Social Security Administration, Federal Security Agency, I 1688

Social Security Board, I 171, 190, 414, 416, 417, 423, 828, 853, 1646, 1648, 1688-1695; Executive Director, I 1690, 1695; field offices, I 1695; Office of the Board, I 1689

Sociological Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Soil conservation, I 210, 983, 986, 991, 993, 1376, 1383, 1414, 1417, 1653

Soil Conservation Service, Agriculture Department, I 953, 983, 993

Soils, engineering studies on, I 1375, II 530, 913

Soldier Voting, Secretary of War's Coordinator for, II 163, 745

Soldiers' and Sailors' Voting Section, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1027

Soldiers' Home, U.S., Board of Commissioners of, II 735

Solicitor General, Justice Department, I 371; Office, I 1258, 1259, 1277

Solid Fuels Administration for War, Interior Department, I 161, 480, 571, 590, 682, 838, 1086, 1271, 1337, 1343, 1349, 1351-1366; Administrator, I 1325, 1351; Deputy Administrator, I 1352, 1353, 1773; field offices, I 1363; General Counsel, I 1362

Solid Fuels Advisory War Council, Interior Department, I 1354

Solid Fuels Coordinator for War, Office of, Interior Department, I 275, 1337, 1338, 1716

Solid Fuels Requirements and Distribution Committee, I 1352, 1353

Solid Fuels Subcommittee, Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee, I 1342

Solid Fuels Utilization for War, Division of, Interior Department, I 1343

Solomon Islands, II 1216, 1226, 1233, 1239

Solvents, I 641, 1468

Somers, Andrew L., I 62, 65

Somervell, Brehon, II 386

Somerville, Sir James, II 2

Sonar equipment, II 103, 849, 867, 868, 990, 996, 997, 1001, 1024, 1068; research and development, I 289, 1467, II 220, 995, 1001; training in use, II 1115, 1221

Sound control: naval aircraft, II 890, 899; research in, I 289, 1519

Sound recordings, I 287, 791b, 867, 886, 887, 898, 913. 951a, 1064, 1573, 1576, II 82, 95, 148, 150, 235, 312, 649, 851. See also Radio broadcasts.

Sound School, Fleet Operational Training Command, Pacific Fleet, II 1221

Source Control Unit, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Source Materials Division, Office of Facts and Figures, T 430

South African Air Force Wings, II 1172

South America. See Latin America.

South Atlantic Division, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

South Atlantic Fleet, II 1084, 1123

South Atlantic Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1123

South Atlantic Ocean, II 689, 702, 1099, 1117, 1123

South Atlantic, U.S. Army Forces in the, II 248, 337b, 1084, 1099, 1123

South Atlantic Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 1099

South Carolina, II 353

South China Sea, II 1211

South Greenland Patrol, Atlantic Fleet, II 1120

South Pacific area, I 455, 701, 729, 1448, 1484

South Pacific Area, II 383, 1212, 1218, 1226, 1235, 1239, 1240; Commander, II 1239-1241, 1250; U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1236, 1239, 1240, 1241

South Pacific Base Command, II 491, 1241

South Pacific Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 456, 1022

South Pacific Liaison Office, U.S. Army Forces in the South Pacific Area, II 1240

South Pacific Wing, Air Transport Command, II 337b

South Sea Islands, I 1332-1335

Southeast Air District, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

Southeast Asia, Air Commander, II 1196

Southeast Asia, Allied Land Forces, II 1190, 1192-1195

Southeast Asia Command : II 2, 1190-1197, 1199, 1204; Supreme Allied Commander, II 1190, 1192, 1196; U.S. Army Section, II 1191

Southeast Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 335

Southern California, Western Defense Command, II 1095

Southern Defense Command, I 1572, II 1090

Southern France, Invasion of, II 1125, 1153, 1155, 1179

Southern France Campaign, II 1125, 1153

Southern Group of Armies, European Theater, II 1137

Southern Land Frontier Sector, Western Defense Command, II 1095

Southern Naval Coastal Frontier, II 1106

Southern Philippines Campaign, II 1212

Southern Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087

Southwest Air District, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

Southwest Pacific Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1122, 1123

Southwest Pacific, Allied Naval Forces, II 1244-1246

Southwest Pacific Area, II 200, 319, 383

Southwest Pacific Area Office, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

Southwest Pacific Division, War Shipping Administration, I 764

Southwest Pacific Force, Navy, II 1215, 1244, 1245

Southwest Pacific Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Southwest Pacific, U.S. Naval Forces, II 1215

Southwestern Power Administration, Interior Department, I 1381

Southwestern Proving Ground, Ark., II 477

Southwestern Sector, Eastern Defense Command, II 1087

Soviet Protocol Committee, President's, I 157, 436, 572, 683, 961, 1036, 1782, II 193, 288, 387, 388, 412

Soviet protocols. I 152a. 157, 412, 572, 949, 1036, 1778, 1782, II 505

Soviet Purchasing Commission, I 157, II 1

Soviet Supply, Division for, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 436

Soviet Supply Office, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 433, 1031

Soviet Union, I 157, 722, 830, 902, 1047, 1064, 1102f, 1111, 1120, 1573, 1749, 1796a, II 338, 661a, 1098; civilian cooperation with, I 276, 296, 521, 604, 729, 765, 1014, 1020, 1139, 1483; lend-lease to, I 152a, 157, 412, 433, 444, 524, 572, 664, 675, 719, 751, 764, 1036, II 337b, 337c, 458, 505, 589, 1097, 1187; military cooperation with, II 56, 82, 200, 249, 412, 1135, 1147, 1173; petroleum program, I 566, 948; protocols with, I 152a, 157, 412, 572, 949, 1036, 1778, 1782, II 505; representation on international organizations, I 1795, 1799, 1802, 1803

Soybeans, I 1098

Spaatz, Carl, II 1147

Space Control Committee: Maritime Commission, I 1619; Surplus War Property Administration, II 949

Space-control program, Navy, II 927, 1009

Space Planning and Control Office, Navy Department, II 802

Spaeth, Carl B., I 1788

Spain, I 456, 1026, 1044, 1102f, 1120, 1189, II 661a, 1164, 1173. See also Neutral nations.

Spanish language, II 246, 1023

Spare Part and Distribution Centers, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 937

Spare parts, II 390, 395, 423, 425, 439, 484, 485, 581, 586, 630, 684; distribution, II 504, 509, 923, 979, 1123; procurement, II 439, 504; requirements, II 484, 504, 552, 686; standardization, II 105, 126, 418, 683. See also Maintenance and repair.

Spark plugs, I 1464

Speakers Branch, Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

Spear, Ray, II 927

Special Activities/B, Office of Strategic Services, II 54

Special Activities Branch, Signal Corps, II 578

Special Activities, Director of, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1008

Special Activities/G, Office of Strategic Services, II 60, 61

Special Advisory Staff, Ordnance Department, II 450

Special Air Mechanical Schools, Counterintelligence Corps, War Department General Staff, II 245b

Special Assignments Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Special Assignments Division, Radio Bureau, Office of War Information, I 891

Special Assistance Division, Civilian Production Administration, I 1085

Special Audit Branch, Finance Department, II 722

Special Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Special Commodities Branch, War Food Administration, I 966

Special Defense Unit, Justice Department, I 54, 12 78, 1279

Special Devices Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 970, 980

Special Distribution Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Special Division, Office of Controls, State Department, I 1102, 1161

Special Events Division, Office of Information Services, Headquarters Army Air Forces. II 312

Special Financial Services Division, Finance Department, II 722, 724

Special Funds Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 35

Special Information, Division of, Library of Congress, I 91

Special Inspections, Office of the Assistant Commissioner for, Immigration and Naturalization Service, I 1298

Special Investigation Unit, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

Special Investigations, Division of, Enforcement Department, Office of Price Administration, I 401

Special Labor Information Section, Bureau of Public Relations, War Department, II 150

Special Naval Observer, European Theater, II 1125, 1149

Special Observers Group, European Theater, II 1125, 1139

Special Operations Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 45, 60-64, 67

Special Planning Branch: Ordnance Department, II 450; Signal Corps, II 576f

Special Planning Division: Medical Department, II 637; War Department General Staff, II 138, 216, 300, 306, 768

Special Projectiles and Rocket Ordnance Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Special Projects Branch: Director of Plans and Operations, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 392; G-1, War Department General Staff, II 174; Information and Education Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 401d; Prisoner of War Division, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 791; Research and Development Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 409

Special Projects Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 551; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 791; State Department, I 1161; War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 779

Special Projects Laboratory, Engineering Division, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

Special Projects Office: Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 306; Office of Strategic Services, II 64; War Production Board, I 507, 508

Special Projects Section: New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 227; Operations Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 745

Special Rating Division, Distribution Bureau, War Production Board, I 587

Special Relations Office, Office of Strategic Services, II 41

Special Research, Division of, State Department, I 1102, 1111

Special Service Force, 1st, Army Ground Forces, II 384

Special Service Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1141

Special Services Branch: Office of the Chief of Staff, II 400; Personnel Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265

Special Services, Bureau of, Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 140, 867, 874, 893-896

Special Services, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 347-350

Special Services Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1028; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 265; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 400, 401

Special Services Office, Federal Security Agency, I 1691

Special Services, Office of the Chief of, Department of the Army, II 400, 419

Special Settlement Accounts, Office of, Finance Department, II 720, 723, 729, 730

Special-staff divisions: Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1128; War Department General Staff, II 203a-229

Special Studies Branch, Weather Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 286

Special Studies, Committee on, State Department, I 1111

Special Studies, Section of, Maritime Commission, I 1607

Special Study Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 181, 401e

Special Surveys Division, Bureau of the Census, I 1433

Special Training Section, Adjutant General's Office, II 406

Special War Policies Unit, War Division, Justice Department, I 1278, 1279

Special Weapons and Fire Control Section, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 222

Specialists for armed services, I 16, 130, 834, 835, 1654, 1659, II 136, 205, 307, 399, 540, 624, 639-645, 650, 651, 679

Specialized Personnel, Committee on Wartime Requirements for, I 130

Specialized Training and Reassignment Units, Army Service Forces, II 407

Specialties, Materials, and Costs, Office of the Assistant Director for, Maritime Commission, I 1611

Specifications, Federal, I 229, 233, 505, 632, 1226, 1227

Specifications, military, I 643, 644, 646, II 105, 119, 126, 127

Steel Division, War Production Board, I 669, 675, 1770

Steel, Interim Committee on, I 1770

Steel Mission, U.S. to United Kingdom, I 1047, 1770

Steel Quota Committee, I 675

Steel Recovery Corporation, I 1640

Steel, Special Committee Considering, I 675

Steelman, John R., I 920, 1051

Stefansson Library, II 334

Stephens, Harold M., I 1747

Stettinius, Edward R., Jr., I 165, 168, 169, 189, 231, 257, 432, 1103, 1107

Stevedores, I 728, 737, 740, 748, 750, 752, 1630

Stevedores, Committee of Practical, I 740

Stevedoring Section, Division of Operating Contracts, War Shipping Administration, I 740

Stevens, Raymond B., I 1539

Stewart, Tom, I 34

Still pictures. See Photographs.

Stills, water, II 908

Stilwell, Joseph W., II 193, 353, 1188-1198 passim, 1207, 1211, 1238; Board, II 193; Road, II 1205

Stimson, Henry L., I 506, II 134

Stock Catalog: Federal Standard, Procurement Division, I 1225; Standard, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 936

Stock control, I 1225

Stock Control Agency, Engineer Central, II 508, 541

Stock Control Branch: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 942; Chemical Warfare Service, II 556; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 395

Stock Control Division: Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 417; Medical Department, II 627, 628; Ordnance Department, II 481; Transportation Corps, II 685, 687

Stock Fund, Naval, II 938, 942

Stockholm, Sweden, I 1243, II 30

Stockpile and Shipping Branch, Office of Production Management, I 588

Stockpiling, I 40, 412, 511, 588-596, 598, 614, 1131, 1202, 1429, II 90, 411a, 820

Stockpiling and Import Policy Advisory Committee, Textile, Clothing, and Leather Division, War Production Board, I 593

Stockpiling and Imports Policy Advisory Committee, Lumber and Lumber Products Division, War Production Board, I 649

Stockpiling and Public Purchase, Committee on, Civilian Production Administration, I 1068, 1075

Stockpiling and Shipping Division, War Production Board, I 593-596

Stockpiling and Subsidy Clearance Committee, I 675

Stockpiling and Transportation Bureau, War Production Board, I 588-596

Stockpiling and Transportation Division, War Production Board, I 569, 588-596, 992, 1773

Stockpiling Branch, Stockpiling and Transportation Division, War Production Board, I 593

Stone, Harlan F., I 105

Storage, I 175, 814, 976, 981, 1217, 1222, 1223, 1229, 1343, 1638, 1641, 1709, 1787

Storage and distribution, military, I 569, II 216, 415-417, 419-421, 424, 438, 526, 722, 750, 914, 1043, 1048, 1066

Storage and Distribution Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 435, 436, 438

Storage and Distribution Service, Quartermaster Corps, II 435

Storage and Issue Division: Corps of Engineers, II 508; Medical Department, II 631; Signal Corps, II 590

Storage and Maintenance Division, Medical Department, II 630

Storage Branch: Chemical Warfare Service, II 556; Corps of Engineers, II 508; Medical Department, II 630; Stockpiling and Transportation Division, War Production Board, I 589

Storage Division: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 949; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 416; Office of Defense Transportation, I 474; Ordnance Department, II 483, 489

Storage Facilities Advisory Committee, Interagency, I 592, 1438

Stores Branch, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1223

Stoves, I 388, 390

Strategic Air Command, Army Air Forces, II 326

Strategic Air Force, Southeast Asia Command, II 1196

Strategic Air Force, U.S., II 134

Strategic Air Forces in Europe, U.S., II 1147, 1173

Strategic and critical materials, I 16, 39, 584, 585, 595, 610, 612, 643, 654, 657, 659, 662, 667, 1077, 1237, 1433, 1539, 1778, II 575, 587, 693, 920; air transport of, I 596, 1022; allocation and distribution, I 82, 450, 474, 569, 988, 1717, II 90, 290, 408, 411-411b, 434, 475, 506, 554, 556, 684, 819, 893, 912, 927; conservation, I 229, 232, 275, 601, 632, 633, 651, 671, 1594, 1613, 1708, 1772, II 411, 411b, 626, 927; defined, I 189, 628, 1067, 1228, 1500; export, I 230, 231, 235, 447, 450, 570, 657, 1212, 1438, 1629, 1783; import, I 52, 169, 247, 359, 412, 445, 593, 595, 657, 676, 679, 1024, 1041, 1044, 1102, 1212, 1433, 1438, 1629; preclusive buying, I 198, 1034, 1044, 1635; priorities for, I 247, 593, II 865, 912; production of, I 26, 35, 169, 247, 457, 600, 614, 934, 1023, 1633, 1636, II 290; purchase and procurement, I 52, 230, 321, 453, 463, 948, 981, 1039, 1042, 1068, 1102, 1102c, 1129, 1135, 1182, 1194, 1217, 1221, 1413, 1633, 1635, 1636, 1749, II 589, 893; requirements, I 517, 567, 578, 600, 604, 639, 928, 947, 986; salvage of, I 632, 633, II 691; stockpiling and storage, I 26, 57, 169, 233, 247, 506, 588, 589, 1024, 1068, 1217, 1228, 1429, 1635, 1636, 1639, II 90; substitutes for, I 459, 1226, 1562, 1785; supplies of, I 165, 169, 247, 615. See also individual metals and materials.

Strategic and Critical Materials Division, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1228

Strategic and Logistic Planning Unit, Medical Department, II 633

Strategic bombing. See Bombing, strategic.

Strategic Bombing Effects Committee, II 124

Strategic Bombing Survey, U.S., I 1342, II 124, 257b, 319, 1083

Strategic Intelligence Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 512

Strategic Logistics Branch, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 393

Strategic Logistics Division, Services of Supply, II 393

Strategic Materials Committee, Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, I 593, II 90

Strategic Materials, Interdepartmental Committee on, II 137

Strategic Services, Office of, I 306, 1799, II 17, 30-74, 269, 577, 775, 932, 1156

Strategic Shipping Board, I 153; Committee for Vessels of 1, 000 Gross Tons and Under, I 761

Strategic Studies Branch, Transportation Corps, II 695

Strategy, planning, I 277; Army Air Forces, II 297-299, 332; Combined Chiefs of Staff, II 2, 4; Joint Chiefs of Staff, II 12, 15, 24, 84; Navy, II 880, 881, 908, 909, 1113. 1217; for Normandy invasion, II 1125, 1126, 1131; for North African invasion, II 1154, 1156; War Department General Staff, II 164, 165, 167, 197-203

Strategy and Policy Group, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 199, 297, 392

Strategy Section, Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 199

Straus, Nathan, I 1701

Streets, I 1699, 1713

Strength Accounting and Reporting Office, Office of the Chief of Staff, II 169

Strength Accounting and Statistical Office, Office of the Chief of Staff. II 169

Streptococcal infections, II 651

Streptomycin, II 893

Strikes, I 28, 40, 54, 84, 161, 171, 479, 495, 501, 508, 564, 1363, 1368, II 460, 679

Strontium, I 680

Structures Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Studebaker, John W., I 1677

Student Relocation Council, National, I 812, 1677

Student War Loan Program, Office of Education, I 1681

Student Work Program, National Youth Administration, I 851

Students, I 1170, 1301; exchange of, I 325, 341. 347, 360, 1102g, 1151, 1678; loans to, I 816, 1676, 1681

Studies and Progress Reports, Division of, Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, State Department, I 1106

Styrene, I 1464, 1641

Subcontracting Division, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 864

Submarine Advance Base: Guam, II 1223; Majuro, II 1223

Submarine and Supply Center, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 937

Submarine Force, Administration, Mare Island, II 1223

Submarine Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1223

Submarine Mine Depot, Ordnance, II 482

Submarine Repair Facility, Naval Operating Base, Bermuda, II 1122

Submarine School, New London, Conn., II 1115

Submarine Squadrons, Atlantic Fleet, II 1115

Submarine Subordinate Command, Midway, II 1223

Submarine Training Command, Pacific Fleet, II 1223

Submarines, I 16, 289, II 866, 899 994 1073, 1122; bases, II 1107, 1115, 1246; enemy, I 70, 1402, 1572, 1786; operations in the Pacific, II 1212, 1223; patrols, II 879, 883, 1115, 1178; training for, II 914, 1115, 1223. See also Antisubmarine operations.

Submarines: Atlantic Fleet, II 1115; Pacific Fleet, II 1223; Patrol Force, II 1115

Subparts of Embarkation, II 703

Subsistence. See Food.

Subsistence and Clothing Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 945

Subsistence Branch: Purchases Division, Office of Production Management, I 233; Quartermaster Corps, II 436

Subsistence Division: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 943; Quartermaster Corps, II 436, 443

Subsistence Laboratory, Quartermaster, II 443

Subsistence Manual Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Substitute materials, I 475, 639, 1090, 1785

Substitution of Scarce Materials Committee, I 675

Sub-Surface Warfare Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Subversive activities, I 70, 79, 224, 1258, 1270, 1279, 1290, 1313, 1572, II 55, 77, 187a, 275, 769, 783, 785, 852, 978; information on, I 485, 1102e; investigations of Government employees, I 1256, 1290; in Latin America, I 1102e, 1279, 1285, II 187a, 852; in Mediterranean Theater, II 1166, 1175. See also Sabotage; Security intelligence, military; and Treason and sedition.

Subversive Activity on the Part of Federal Employees, Interdepartmental Committee to Consider Cases of, I 1256

Subversives Administration Section, Special War Policies Unit, Justice Department, I 1279

Suffield Experimental Station, Canada, II 553

Sugar, I 35, 39, 75, 82, 89, 383c, 653, 751, 762, 966, 981, 1141, 1417, 1539, 1635, 1744, 1746; rationing, I 388, 390, 411, 1215

Sugar Agency, Agriculture Department, I 950

Sugar Branch, War Food Administration, I 966

Sugar Rationing Administration, Agriculture Department, I 390

Sugar Rationing Division, Office of Price Administration, I 388

Sulfa compounds, I 1687, II 893

Sullivan, John L., II 795

Sullivan, Joseph P., II 446

Sultan, Daniel I, II 1193, 1194, 1204

Sumatra, II 1204

Summers, Hatton W., I 54

Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, I 91, 92

Supplies, military, II 27, 52, 143, 145, 195, 235, 395, 412, 581, 750

Supplies and Accounts, Bureau of, Navy Department, I 590, II 927-969; field activities, II 969, 1076; Office of the Chief, II 928, 935; relations with other Navy agencies, II 811, 812, 823, 914, 981, 987, 1030, 1076; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 92, 110, 120, 128

Supplies and Accounts Division, War Department, II 145

Supplies and Shortages of Food, Particularly Meat, House Select Committee to Investigate, I 89

Supplies, Bureau of, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1022-1030, 1032; Executive Director, I 1023

Supplies Committee, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1797

Supplies, Subcommittee on, President's Soviet Protocol Committee, I 157

Supply. See Logistics.

Supply and Distributing Division, G-4 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 357

Supply and Economic Branch, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Supply and Equipment Division, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 802

Supply and Maintenance, Assistant Chief of Staff, Continental Air Forces, II 326

Supply and Maintenance Branch, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 292

Supply and Resources Service, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1014

Supply and Service Office, Air Transport Command, II 337a

Supply and Services Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 292

Supply and Transport, Division of, Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations, I 1031

Supply and Transportation Division, Petroleum Administration for War, I 942, 943, 946

Supply, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494

Supply, Assistant Chief of Transportation for, II 682

Supply Branch, Supply Division, War Department General Staff, II 194, 705

Supply Control Branch, Signal Corps, II 588

Supply Corps, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 837, 927, 931; officers, II 933

Supply Council, Allied, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Supply Department, Marine Corps, II 1048, 1055

Supply depots. See Depots.

Supply, Deputies for, Air Technical Service Command, II 321b, 322a, 322c

Supply, Director of: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 947; Service Command s, II 420

Supply Division: Air Service Command, Army Air Forces, II 321d; Chemical Warfare Service, II 548, 556, 558; Civil Affairs Holding and Staging Area, War Department General Staff, II 254; Coast Guard, II 1066; Corps of Engineers, II 504, 506, 507, 508, 513; Office of the Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 305; Petroleum Administration for War, I 946; Quartermaster Corps, II 434, 436, 438, 439; Signal Corps, II 587; War Department General Staff, II 190, 193-196, 206, 238, 408-410, 412, 415, 602, 701, 714

Supply Divisions, Transportation Corps. II 710

Supply Group, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 937

Supply, Office of, Commodity Credit Corporation, I 963, 968, 969, 974, 975

Supply, Office of the Director of: Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 937-950; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 415-418

Supply Operations Branch, Signal Corps, II 576e

Supply Policies, Overseas, Staff Committee to Review, Army Service Forces, II 415

Supply Priorities and Allocations Board, I 175, 221b, 231, 232, 314, 362, 412, 505a, 567

Supply Program, Army. See Army Supply Program.

Supply Section: Corps of Engineers, II 504, 508, 513; Southwest Pacific Area, II 542

Supply Service: Medical Department, II 616, 617, 625-631: Veterans' Administration, I 1556

Supply Services, Army, II 424

Supply Services Group, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 947-950

Supply Subcommittee, Combined Civil Affairs Committee, II 11, 411, 412

Support Force, Atlantic Fleet, II 1119-1121

Supporting Committee, Office of Strategic Services, II 37

Supreme Allied Command, Chief of Staff, II 1125, 1126, 1139

Supreme Court of the U.S., I 105, 106, 110, 371, 1258, 1270

Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces. See Allied Expeditionary Forces, Supreme Headquarters.

Surgeon, Air Transport Command, II 337c

Surgeon General

Surgeon General Section, European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142

Surgeon General's Review Board, II 161

Surgeon Section: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1185; Thirteenth Air Force, II 1250

Surgeons, military

Surgeons, American College of, I 188

Surgery. I 296, 1467, 1516, II 621, 639, 899, 901, 904

Surgery Branch, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 901

Surgery Division: Committee on Medical Research, I 296; Medical Department, II 641

Surgical Consultants Division, Medical Department, II 641

Surgical services, II 614, 639, 641; troop units, II 669

Surgical supplies, I 538, II 626, 627

Surinam, U.S. Army Forces, II 1093

Surplus Commodities Corporation, Federal, I 981

Surplus Marketing Administration, I 960

Surplus Materials and Equipment Division, Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 912

Surplus property, I 270, 1404, 1427, 1634

Surplus Property Administration, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 1063, 1094, 1095, 1620, II 414; Administrator, I 1062, 1643; Advisory Committee, I 1063

Surplus Property and Reconversion, Office of, War Food Administration, I 957

Surplus Property Board, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, I 64, 85, 856, 1007, 1057, 1062, 1063, 1335, II 125, 137, 414, 982

Surplus Property Division: General Land Office, I 1335, 1373; Maritime Commission, I 1619; Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 863

Surplus Property, House Select Committee to Investigate Disposition of, I 90

Surplus Property Office: Division of Territories and Island Possessions, Interior Department, I 1335; Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I, 1229; Rural Electrification Administration, I 1394

Surplus Property Utilization, Office of, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1667

Surplus War Property Administration, Office of War Mobilization, I 326, 1005, 1007, 1047, 1062, 1063, 1217, 1229, II 414, 949

Surplus War Property Policy Board, I 856, 1007, 1259, 1426

Surrender documents, drawing up of, II 207

Survey Board, Army Service Forces, II 389

Survey Committee, Office of Technical Development, War Production Board, I 604

Survey Directorate, Allied Force Headquarters, II 1157

Survey Division: Bureau of Intelligence, Office of Facts and Figures, I 430; European Theater of Operations, U.S. Army, II 1141

Survey Groups, Navy Manpower Survey Board, II 841

Survey Liaison Detachments, Engineer, II 540

Survey Liaison Teams, Engineer, II 540

Survey of Foreign Experts, II 269

Survey Standards, Office of, Statistics Division, War Production Board, I 614

Surveying equipment, I 1459, II 493

Surveys and Maps, Federal Board of, I 114, II 179a

Surveys, Division of, Special Services Bureau, Office of War Information, I 893

"Survival on Land and Sea," I 1502

Sweden, I 1026, 1102f, 1120, 1189, 1282. See also Neutral nations.

Swing Board, War Department General Staff, II 241

Switzerland, I 1102d, 1102f, 1120, 1189, 1282, II 1173; Legation in Washington, II 632. See also Neutral nations.

Swofford, Mrs. Jewell W., I 1538

Symington, W. Stuart, I 1063

Synthetic Gas Production Division, Bureau of Mines, I 1342

Synthetic Liquid Fuels, Office of, Bureau of Mines, I 1342

Synthetic rubber. See Rubber.

Syria, I 162, 1040, 1123

Systems Engineering Laboratory, Air Technical Service Command, II 321c

TAC. See Tank Automotive Center, Ordnance Department.

TAGO. See Adjutant General, The, Office of.

TAI. See Air Inspector, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

TAS. See Air Surgeon, Headquarters Army Air Forces.

TASSO. See Trans-Atlantic Service Safety Organization Committee, U.S.

TC. See Transportation Corps.

TCC. See Termination Coordination Committees, Army Service Forces.

TD Board. See Tank Destroyer Board, Army Ground Forces.

"T" Force, G-2, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

T-4 Frangible Bullet Industry Integration Committee, Ordnance Department, II 474

TIG. See Inspector General, Office of the, War Department General Staff.

TIGO. See Inspector General, Office of the, War Department General Staff.

TVA. See Tennessee Valley Authority.

Tables of allowances, Army, II 132a; preparation, II 190, 191, 358, 506, 588, 614, 635, 681; review, II 193, 194, 196, 394, 614, 635, 737

Tables of equipment, Army, II 132a; preparation, II 190, 191, 358, 506, 614, 635, 681, 786; review, II 193, 196, 394, 614, 635, 737, 786

Tables of organization, Army, II 132a; preparation, II 190, 191, 358, 431, 588, 614, 635, 681, 786; review, II 394, 613, 635, 737, 786

Tableware, I 1466, II 442

Tabulating Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 968

Tacoma, Wash., I 693

Tactical Air Force, Royal Air Force, II 1146

Tactical Development, AAF School of Applied Tactics: Director of, II 332; Directorate of, II 333

Tactical Doctrine Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 559

Tactical Forecast Center, Army Air Forces, II 327b

Tactical School, Iceland Base Command, II 1088

Tactics: air, II 330-333, 342; airborne, II 371; ground, II 347, 356, 362-365, 383

Tactics Division, AAF Board, II 333

Taft, Charles P., I 1144, 1648

Taft, Robert A., I 44

Tank Advisory Committee, Office of Defense Transportation, I 468

Tank and Motor Transport Division, Ordnance Department, II 471

Tank Automotive Center, Ordnance Department, II 473, 485

Tank-Automotive Subcommittee U.S. and Canada, I 1780

Tank Car Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

Tank Car Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 482

Tank Car Subcommittee, War Production Board, I 590

Tank cars, I 41, 482, 590, 941, 946, II 670, 698, 944

Tank Committee, U.S., Ordnance Department, II 467

Tank Destroyer Board, Army Ground Forces, II 381

Tank Destroyer Center, Army Ground Forces, II 368, 381

Tank Destroyer Command, Army Ground Forces, II 368

Tank Destroyer Tactical and Firing Center, Army Ground Forces, II 368

Tank Destroyer Training Center, Fifth Army, II 1164

Tank destroyers, II 368, 375, 381, 384, 1164

Tank Division, Ordnance Department, II 485

Tank Mission to the United States, Joint British, II 467

Tank Truck Division, Office of Defense Transportation, I 482

Tanker Allocations Division, War Shipping Administration, I 743, 746

Tanker Control Board, War Shipping Administration, I 745, 929

Tanker Coordinating Committee, I 929

Tanker Operations Division, War Shipping Administration, I 734, 743, 744

Tanker Operations, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 743-746

Tankers, I 41, 46, 275, 482, 625, 731, 738, 743-746, 749, 751, 1601, II 21, 670, 693, 869, 923, 939, 941, 944, 946, 949

Tanks, I 170, 1634, 1780, II 367, 448, 450, 467, 485, 1183; amphibious, II 473; distribution, II 367, 485; landing craft for, II 990; procurement, I 612, II 448, 472; research and development, II 223, 448, 471, 485; testing, II 372, 375, 380; troop units for, II 384, 1163. See also Armored vehicles.

Tantalum, I 454, 675

Target Group, Joint, II 269, 272

Target ranges, I 1324

Target Studies Subdivision, Physical Damage Division, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Targets, air, I 458, 461, 1047, 1282; China-Burma-India Theater, II 1197; European Theater, II 1147, 1173; Japan, II 269, 313, 560; Mediterranean Theater, II 1169, 1170, 1172, 1173; tow, II 311, 921, 922

Tariff, I 52, 1139, 1539, 1606, 1779. See also Customs.

Tariff Commission, U.S., I 37, 133, 590, 594, 642, 1057, 1131, 1539, 1779; Chairman, I 252, 1539

Tartaric acid, I 1746

Task Force A, North African Theater, II 1138, 1161

Task Force Division: G-3 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356; G-4 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 357

Task Forces

Tax Advisory Staff, Office of the Secretary of the Treasury, I 1232

Tax Amortization Branch: Procurement Policy Division, War Production Board, I 607; Project Essentiality Division, War Production Board, I 602

Tax Amortization, Deputy Director for, Facilities Bureau, War Production Board, I 600

Tax Amortization Section, Production Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 411b

Tax Appeals, U.S. Board of, I 1540

Tax Branch, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 774

Tax Certification Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 183

Tax Certification Unit, Office of Production Management, I 224

Tax Court, U.S., I 106, 1540

Tax Division: Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 774; Justice Department, I 1277

Tax Legislative Counsel, Office of the, Treasury Department, I 1230, 1233

Tax Research, Division of, Treasury Department, I 1230, 1232

Tax Unit, Miscellaneous, Bureau of Internal Revenue, I 1215

Taxes, I 44, 59, 183, 384, 701, 791b, 1003, 1194, 1232, 1233, 1540; amortization, I 40, 52, 221a, 222, 224, 275, 467, 479, 481, 482, 600, 602, 607, 923, 1078, 1337, II 137a, 410, 411b, 473, 475; on business and industry, I 85, 923, 944, 1265, 1540, II 411, 455; excise, I 4, 13, 52, 270, 1198, 1201, 1212, 1215, 1277, 1322, 1715; income, I 4, 13, 52, 183, 393, 1203, 1215, 1232, 1233; legal problems of, I 13, 106, 1231, 1277, II 774, 807, 810; research on, I 1232, 1416, 1417, 1439, 1530

Taxicabs, I 466, 478

Taylor, Amos E., I 1435

Taylor, David W., Model Basin, Bureau of Ships, II 1004

Taylor, Edward T., I 63

Taylor, George W., I 495

Taylor, Myron C, I 1790

Taylor, Telford, II 779

Technical Advisory Committee, Petroleum Administration for War, I 945

Technical Advisory Committee on Displaced Persons, I 1133

Technical Advisory Service, Operations Bureau, Smaller War Plants Corporation, I 861

Technical Air Intelligence (Japanese) Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 274

Technical and Services Training Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 278

Technical Assistants, Office of, Matériel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 289

Technical Assistant's Section, Administrative Planning Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 931

Technical Board, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264, II 494

Technical Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, I 462; Corps of Engineers, II 513; Office of Economic Warfare, I 1022

Technical Command, Chemical Warfare, II 561

Technical Committee, Office of Civilian Defense, I 264

Technical Committee on Standard Commodity Classifications, I 1438

Technical committees: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, I 1535; Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 523

Technical Data Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Technical Data Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Technical Data License Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 1511

Technical Data Section, Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 199

Technical Detachment, New Developments Division, War Department General Staff, II 224, 228

Technical Development, Office of, War Production Board, I 604

Technical Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 553, 554, 561; Federal Housing Administration, I 1730; Maritime Commission, I 754, 755, 1592, 1593, 1597, 1608-1611; Medical Department, II 635, 643; National Housing Agency, I 1721; Office of the Administrator of Export Control, I 199; Ordnance Department, II 467, 471; War Shipping Administration, I 711

Technical divisions, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Technical Fisheries Mission, I 1785

Technical Industrial Disarmament Committee, II 388

Technical Industrial Intelligence Committee, Joint Intelligence Committee, I 604, 1038, 1342, 1474, 1687, II 390b

Technical Industrial Intelligence Division, Commerce Department, I 1474

Technical Industrial Intelligence Subcommittee, U.S., I 1188

Technical information. See Scientific and technical information.

Technical Information Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 497; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765; Medical Department, II 619; Ordnance Department, II 450; Quartermaster Corps, II 427

Technical Information, Committee on Release of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 275

Technical Information Division: Chemical Warfare Service, II 546; Corps of Engineers, II 497; Federal Communications Commission, I 1569; Medical Department, II 619; Office of the Chief of Chaplains, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II, 402

Technical Information Office: Adjutant General's Office, II 736, 737; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 312; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 765; Medical Department, II 619

Technical Information Section, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 976

Technical Information Unit, Transportation Corps, II 672

Technical Inspection, Directorate of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 302

Technical Inspectors School, AAF Training Command, II 332

Technical intelligence, military, on enemy equipment, matériel, and research, II 179b, 189, 390, 390b, 390c, 695, 868, 1127, 1185; air, II 269, 271, 272, 274, 311, 321b, 321e, 332, 1197; chemical warfare, II 545, 550, 560; electronics, II 307, 868; engineer equipment, II 510, 512, 1133; nuclear physics, II 189, 539; ordnance, II 467-469, 479, 492, 921; signal equipment and techniques, II 576, 576c

Technical Intelligence Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 512; Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 390b

Technical Intelligence Force, G-2, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces, II 1127

Technical Laboratory, Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 1291

Technical Library, Ordnance, Bureau of Ordnance, II 918

Technical Operations Division, Office of Censorship, I 493

Technical Operations Staff, Rubber Bureau, War Production Board, I 517

Technical Petroleum Committee, I 1142

Technical Planners Section, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846

Technical School, Air Corps, II 323b

Technical Section. Classification and Replacement Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 746

Technical Service, Tariff Commission, I 596

Technical Service Branch, Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 800

Technical Service School, Kutsing, China, II 1202

Technical Services, Army Service Forces, II 358, 376, 377, 424 -715, 748, 756, 757, 784, 900

Technical Services, Office of, Commerce Department, I 12, 91, 279, 282, 604, 1473-1475

Technical Services, Office of the Assistant Chief for, Weather Bureau, I 1483

Technical Services Section, War Department Manpower Board, II 212

Technical Staff: Ordnance Department, II 467; Transportation Corps, II 683

Technical Staff, Office of, Treasury Department, I 1198

Technical Subcommittee, Combined Aluminum and Magnesium Committee, I 1771

Technical Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323, 323b-323d

Technical Training Districts, Army Air Forces, II 324

Technological Advisory Committee, National, II 388

Technological Protection, Committee on National Civil, I 264, II 494

Technology and Specifications Division, Office of Rubber Director, War Production Board, I 520

Tedder, Sir Arthur W., II 1169

Tehran, I 1040, II 249, 250; Conference, I 1111

Tel Aviv, Area Office, U.S. Military North African Mission, II 1186

Telecommunications, I 484, 491, 1014, 1144, 1147, 1187, 1766, II 1158. See also Cable communications, Radio, and Telephone and telegraph.

Telecommunications, Attache for, London Embassy, I 1187

Telecommunications Division, State Department, I 1144, 1147

Telemetering equipment, I 289

Telephone and telegraph, I 31, 217, 219, 491, 504, 526, 1147, 1390, 1566, 1568, 1571

Teletype, I 490, 1448, II 339, 582, 599, 600

Television, reconnaissance, II 868

Temporary Controls, Office of, I 1066, 1099; Administrator, I 1099, 1697

Temporary Reserve Division, Coast Guard, II 1064

Temporary Shelter Division, Division of Defense Housing Coordination, I 249

Tennessee Valley Authority, I 21, 57, 604, 1456, 1562-1565, 1579; Chief Conservation Engineer, I 1564; Chief Engineer, I 1563

Tennis Committee, Army Central, II 400

Tenth Air Force, II 1196, 1197, 1210, 1211

Tenth Army, II 1238

Tenth Fleet, II 882, 885, 1100, 1103, 1106, 1107

Tenth Naval District, II 1072, 1107

Terminals, I 741, 748, 1528, 1591, 1620; facilities, I 383c, 728, 740, 741, 932, 946, 1430, 1582

Terminals and Real Estate Division. Maritime Commission, I 1591, 1620

Terminals Section: Maritime Commission, I 1620; War Shipping Administration, I 741

Termination Coordination Committees, Army Service Forces, II 414

Terminations Committee, Maritime Commission, I 1588

Terminology of Activities of the Navy, Committee for the Standardization of, II 1011

Territorial and Insular Offices, Manager of the, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 803

Territorial Courts, I 108

Territorial Studies, Division of, State Department, I 1116, 1120

Territories, I 215, 478, 836, 922, 1332-1336, 1375, 1691; administration of, I 192, 1249, 1326, 1642, 1667; House Committee on, I 59; surplus property in, I 1062, 1095, 1324, 1373; transportation in, I 467, 483, 1448

Territories and Insular Affairs, Senate Committee on, I 25

Territories and Island Possessions, Division of, Interior Department, I 1325, 1332-1335, 1379

Test Section, Engineer Board, Corps of Engineers, II 534

Testing, military items, I 1460-1472, II 116, 196, 786, 878, 943, 980, 1142 airplanes and equipment, I 1449, 1533-1537; Army, II 281, 287, 321a, 321c, 321e, 322b, 331, 333, 335; Navy, II 866, 978, 985, 988, 989, 1074

Tests, Army, I 292, 1513, II 305, 324, 342, 401e, 734, 746. See also Physical examinations.

Tests and Technical Controls, Division of, Government Printing Office, I 94

Texas, I 1392, II 1090

Textile and Clothing Branch, War Production Board, I 960

Textile Bureau, War Production Board, I 657

Textile, Clothing and Leather Division, War Production Board, I 657, 1768

Textile Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1764

Textile Foundation, I 1427, 1432

Textile Subcommittee, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1760, 1764

Textiles, I 169, 504, 533, 613, 633, 643, 657, 1093, 1539, 1635, 1760, 1764, 1796; controls, I 383a, 383c, 394, 537, 584, 657, 920, 1070; for military use, I 1414, 1432, 1500, II 820; procurement and purchase, I 40, 233, 455, 465, 657, 1039, II 434; research, I 604, 1139, 1411, 1467, 1468, 1500, 1515, II 431a, 945; synthetic, I 657, 678. See also Clothing, military; Cotton, textiles; and other specific textiles.

Textiles and Clothing Division, Agriculture Department, I 1411

Textiles Branch: Office of Production Management, I 233; Procurement Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 434

Textiles, Interagency Committee on, I 657

Textiles Section, Military Planning Division, Quartermaster Corps, II 431a

Thailand, I 917, 1037, 1122, II 1197, 1204

Thallium, I 680

Theater Branch: Medical Department, II 636; Planning Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 393

Theater Censor, U.S. Army Forces in the Far East, II 1251

Theater Censor's Office, General Headquarters U.S. Army Forces, Pacific, II 1252

Theater Group: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187b; Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 34, 200

Theater Officer, Office of Strategic Services, II 46

Theater Planning and Research Division, Civil Affairs Staging and Holding Area, War Department General Staff, II 254

Theater Planning Section, U.S. Forces, China Theater, II 1207

Theaters Branch, Signal Corps, II 576d

Theaters of operations, I 1314, 1375, 1482, II 197-203, 352, 370, 392, 398, 540, 576c, 600, 602, 661a, 753, 846, 1083-1253

Theatres Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 560

Theatrical Division, Office of War Information, I 883

Therapy: occupational, II 901; physical, II 305, 342, 421, 621, 901, 905, 907

Thermodynamics, I 1464

Third Air Force, II 307, 327a-327c, 333, 341

Third Amphibious Force, Pacific Fleet, II 1219

Third Army, II 491, 1085, 1090, 1131, 1132, 1134

Third Division, U.S. Army, II 1219

Third Fleet, II 1224, 1226, 1233, 1239

Third Naval District, II 1072, 1103

Third Tactical Air Force, Southeast Asia Command . II 1196

Third Wing, General Headquarters Air Force, II 327

Thirteenth Air Force, II 1250

Thirteenth Naval District, II 1072, 1110, 1111, 1112

Thomas, Elbert D., I 16, 28

Thomas, Elmer, I 21

Thompson, Royce L., II 1139

Tide and Currents Division, Coast and Geodetic Survey, I 1458

Tides and currents, I 1452, 1456, 1458

Tidewater Dock Coal Advisory Committee, I 1355

Timber. See Lumber.

Timber Mission, I 1047, 1749

Timber Production War Project, Agriculture Department, I 1388

Time and Pay Roll Branch, Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 261

Timor, II 1216; Portuguese, I 1122

Tin, I 169, 1141, 1282, 1369, 1500, 1749; conservation, I 614, 633, 988, 1594; controls, I 669, 675, 680, 1136; procurement, I 247, 454, 1228, 1636; production and products, I 598, 643, 1102c, 1262, 1369, 1502, 1634, 1749 Tin Committee, Combined, I 1749

Tin, Lead, and Zinc Division, War Production Board, I 669, 680

Tin-Lead Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 680

Tin Salvage Institution, I 1640 Tinian, II 1228

Tires and tubes, I 521, 584, 615, 1496, 1759, 1775, II 421; allocation, I 35, 567, 615, 1775, II 485; conservation, I 51, 330, 478, 517, 522, 1703; production, I 82, 1054, 1775, II 485; purchase, I 1045, 1635; rationing, I 132, 390, 522; research and testing, I 478, 1409, 1641; retreading, I 39, 51, 522; shortages, I 468, 522. See also Rubber.

Tires and Tubes Committee, Combined, I 1775

Tires and Tubes, U.S. Advisory Committee on, I 1775

Titanium, I 675

Title I Division, Federal Housing Administration, I 1729

Tobacco, I 646, 653, 839, 966, 991, 1745

Tokyo, II 1233

Tolan, John H., I 81

Tolman, Dr. Richard C, I 287

Toluene production, I 1340, II 477

Toluene Technical Committee, Ordnance Department, II 477

Tongass National Forest, I 1391

Tools, I 504, 563, 604, 615, 648, 1282, 1386; controlled production, I 648, 664: military use of, II 411a, 481, 484, 493, 505, 685, 670, 925; procurement, I 230, 231, 548, 600, 602, 695, 1263. See also Machine tools.

Tools Division, War Production Board, I 664

Tools Section, Joint Army and Navy Munitions Board, I 664, II 411a

Topographic Battalions, Corps of Engineers, II 512, 540

Topographic Branch: Corps of Engineers, II 512; Interior Department, I 1374

Topographic surveys, I 1455

Topographical Branch, Research Unit, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d

Topographical Detachment, Inter-Service, Southeast Asia Command, II 1190

Torches, cutting, II 116

Torpedoes: aerial, II 482; naval, II 916, 921, 925, 1075

Towers, John H., II 970

Towing, I 748, II 869. See also Tugboats.

Town Command s, Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 1186

Townsend, Clifford, I 983

Toxicological Laboratory, Chemical Warfare Service, II 561

Toxicology, I 1669, 1673, 1674, 1C86, II 561, 653, 658

Toxicology Branch, Medical Department, II 658

Tracers (ordnance), II 922

Tractors, I 170, 660, 661, 938, II 373, 507

Tracy, Daniel W., I 1498

Trade. See Foreign trade.

Trade advisory committees, I 1023

Trade Agreements, Committee on, I 1131

Trade and Employment, World Conference on, I 1139

Trade and Finance Division, Office for Coordination of Commercial and Cultural Relations Between the American Republics, I 186

Trade and Industrial Education Service, Office of Education, I 1679

Trade associations, I 44, 227, 407, 474, 611, 1434

Trade Barriers Committee, I 1014, 1435

Trade Controls, Committee on Wartime, I 1014

Trade Intelligence Division, Board of Economic Warfare, I 448

Trade-marks. See Patents and trademarks.

Trade Relations Staff, Bureau of Supplies, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1023, 1025

Trade routes, I 724, 1601, 1610. See also Shipping lanes.

Trading-With-the-Enemy Unit, London Embassy, I 1189

Traffic control, air. See Air traffic control.

Traffic control, ground, I 1283, II 671, 1166

Traffic Control Branch, Transportation Corps, II 698

Traffic Control Division, Transportation Corps, II 693, 696, 697-700

Traffic Department, Metals Reserve Company, I 1638

Traffic Division: Bureau of Government Aids, Maritime Commission, I 751; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 293; Operations Department, Maritime Commission, I 729, 1591; War Shipping Administration, I 727, 729

Traffic Movement, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 479

Traffic Operations Branch, Signal Corps, II 600

Traffic Requirements and Priorities Committee, Interdepartmental, I 590

Traffic Security Board, War Department, II 571, 601

Trailers, I 649, 659, 1733. See also Highway transport.

Train, the, Atlantic Fleet, II 1118

Training: aviation cadets, I 1450, 1451, 1702; civilian air pilots, I 12, 343, 1444, 1446, 1450, 1456, 1513; for civilian defense, I 258, 263, 265, 267; inter-American program, I 325, 332, 335; for merchant shipping operations, I 766, 767, 778, 780-784, 1621; retraining, I 1005, 1058, 1497; of scientific and technical personnel, I 308, 847, 1681, 1682; veterans, I 85, 837, 1058, 1555, 1559; women for war work, I 171, 473, 819, 1490, 1679. See also Labor, training; and Vocational training.

Training, Army, I 57, 292, 484, 1507, 1513, 1656, II 178, 191, 251, 745, 748

Training, civilian personnel in military agencies: Army, II 259, 261, 321a, 321d, 321e; Army Service Forces, II 396, 398, 432, 460, 501, 593, 624, 670, 684, 696, 703, 719, 744; Navy, II 803, 804, 910, 1109

Training, naval, I 57, 292, 1507, 1513, II 843, 868, 883, 886, 910, 914, 918, 1005-1007, 1010, 1011, 1022, 1023, 1035, 1077, 1102

Training, Office of Strategic Services, II 50, 60, 66, 67

Training, universal military, I 16, 57, 86, II 139, 1011, 1019

Training Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1022-1026

Training Administration, Inter-American, I 325

Training aids, civilian, I 816, 1488, 1676, 1683

Training aids and equipment, military, II 107, 378

Training Aids Development Centers, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1025

Training Aids, Director of, School of Applied Tactics, Army Air Forces, II 332

Training Aids Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1025; Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 2 79, 332, 980

Training Aids, Joint Clearing Committee on Army-Navy, II 107, 279, 1025

Training and Historical Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 546

Training and Manning Requirements Advisory Committee, War Shipping Administration, I 767, 775

Training and Operations Division: Office of Flying Safety, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 309; Office of the Chief of the Air Corps, II 286, 339

Training and Reassignment Units, Specialized, Army Services Forces, II 407

Training and Reemployment, Division of, Federal Works Agency, I 239

Training, Assistant Chief of the Air Staff, II 277-281, 292, 323a, 323b, 332

Training Board, Office of Strategic Services, II 66

Training Branch: Adjutant General's Office, II 747; Chemical Warfare Service, II 559; Civilian Personnel Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II, 261; Civilian Personnel Division. War Department, II 144; Corps of Engineers, II 511; G-2, War Department General Staff, II 180, 184, 245; Medical Department, II 624; Operations Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 184, 245d, 245e; Provost Marshal General's Office, II 786

Training, Bureau of, War Manpower Commission, I 845-851, 1679, 1682

Training camps, schools, and centers, Army, I 880, 993, 1324, 1376, 1378, 1382, 1413, II 192, 193, 245-245e, 251-254, 493, 494

Training centers and schools, naval. I 1413, II 867, 933, 1005, 1023, 1024, 1034-1036, 1038, 1077, 1221; antisubmarine, II 1114, 1115; Coast Guard, II 1056, 1071; Construction Battalion, II 908, 910; Marine Corps, II 1053; medical, II 902, 904, 907; military or civil government, II 845, 1024; supervision and inspection of, II 1024, 1026, 1035. See also Colleges and universities.

Training Command : Army Air Forces, II 277, 307, 323-327, 334, 1174; Pacific Fleet, II 1221

Training Contracts Section, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 108

Training, Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 780

Training, Deputy for, Continental Air Forces, Army Air Forces, II 326

Training Division: Bureau of Aeronautics, II 858, 970, 980; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005, 1022, 1027; Chemical Warfare Service, II 558, 559; Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 1292; G-3 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356; Maritime Commission, I 1621; Medical Department, II 636, 657, 667; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 325; Services of Supply, II 404, 406

Training Doctrine Branch, Medical Department, II 636

Training Film Branch, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 983

Training Film Committee, United Nations Central, I 1574, II 82

Training Film Distribution Units, U.S., Bureau of Aeronautics, II 983

Training Film Production Laboratory, Signal Corps, II 610

Training films

Training Group: G-2, War Department General Staff, II 184; G-3, War Department General Staff, II 192

Training literature, military, I 92, II 132a, 190, 192, 398, 402, 883, 1175; Army Administrative Services, II 718, 719, 786; Army Ground Forces, II, 353, 356, 363-366; Army Technical Services, II 436, 463, 484, 511, 571, 592, 597, 598, 602, 614, 636, 671

Training Literature and Visual Aids Division, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 358

Training Literature Section, Training Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 970

Training Organization, War Shipping Administration, I 767, 780-784, 1597

Training Requirements Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 405

Training Section: Counter-intelligence Corps, War Department General Staff, II 245b; Office of the Chief, Army Field Forces, II 356; Personnel Division, Bureau of Aeronautics, II 980; U.S. Fleet, II 883

Training Services, Division of, State Department, I 1180

Training Subdivision, Medical Department, II 636

Training Unit Contracts, Joint Army-Navy Board for, II 108, 407

Training Unit (Provisional), China-Burma-India, II 1206

Training Within Industry Branch, Office of Production Management, I 240

Training Within Industry, Committee on, I 171

Training Within Industry Section, Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 171

Training Within Industry Service, War Manpower Commission, I 816, 848, 1523

Trans-Atlantic Service Safety Organization Committee, U.S., II 286, 308a

Trans-Iranian Railway, II 493, 1187

Trans-Isthmian Highway, I 1703, 1705

Trans-Jordan, I 1123

Transit Storage Division, Transportation Corps, II 685, 696, 704, 705

Translating Bureau, State Department, I 1156

Translation and Interrogation Center, Southeast Asia Command, II 1190

Translation Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 188, 756

Translation Section, Federal Bureau of Investigation, I 1290

Translator and Interpreter Sections, Allied, General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area, II 1243

Translators. See Interpreting.

Transport, air. See Air transport.

Transport and Communications Policy, Office of, State Department, I 1144

Transport and Warehousing Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1022

Transport Command, Royal Air Force, II 1171

Transport Departments, Office of Defense Transportation, I 477-482

Transport Personnel, Division of, Office of Defense Transportation, I 473

Transport Transition Training Detachments, Air Transport Command, II 337b, 337c

Transportation, I 16, 51, 57, 810

Transportation Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1031

Transportation, Adviser [on], Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 168, 175

Transportation and Communications, Office of, State Department, I 1144-1146

Transportation and Economic Development, Department of, Office of Inter-American Affairs, I 326, 331

Transportation and Storage Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1029

Transportation and Storage Division: Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 440; War Production Board, I 589-592

Transportation and Warehousing Branch, War Food Administration, I 973

Transportation Branch: Board of Economic Warfare, I 452; G-4, War Department General Staff, II 193, 671; Office of Price Administration, I 383b; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 812; War Production Board, I 589

Transportation Committee, War Production Board, I 588

Transportation Committee, Combined Military, I 717, 719, II 7, 688, 689

Transportation, Committee on Domestic, Agriculture Department, I 961

Transportation, Committee on Inter-American, II 77

Transportation, Communications, and Tourism Subcommittee, U.S. and Canada, I 1783

Transportation Control Committee, II 698

Transportation Corps, I 590, 782, II 126, 293, 409, 670-715, 744; Assistant Chiefs of Transportation, II 672; Executive Officer, II 672; field agencies, II 701-713; Office of the Chief, I 699, II 197, 293, 632, 634, 671-700, 714, 715; representation on Army-Navy and interallied agencies, II 86, 92, 123, 698

Transportation Corps Board, II 682, 713

Transportation Corps Depots, II 685, 701, 711, 715

Transportation Corps School, II 712

Transportation Corps Technical Committee, II 683, 686

Transportation Corps training centers, II 703, 712

Transportation, Department of, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 331-335, 353

Transportation Development Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 389

Transportation Division: Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, I 175; Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1033; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 950; Economic Studies Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124; Headquarters Services of Supply, II 670; Office of Price Administration, I 476; Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 331, 332, 335; Office of the Secretary of the Navy, II 802; Office of War Information, I 908; Ordnance Department, II 479; Petroleum Administration for War, I 946; Quartermaster Corps, II 426, 671, 697

Transportation Equipment Committee, Combined, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1767

Transportation Equipment Division, War Production Board, I 481, 668

Transportation Forecasting Committee, War Production Board, I 588

Transportation, Institute of Inter-American, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 331, 359

Transportation, Interdivisional Committee on, War Production Board, I 591

Transportation Office: Office of Strategic Services, II 41, 46; War Food Administration, I 955, 992

Transportation, Office of the Assistant Deputy Administrator, Solid Fuels Administration for War, I 1357

Transportation Officers, Service Command s, II 714

Transportation offices, naval, II 969

Transportation Section: Africa-Middle East Theater of Operations, II 714, 1185; European Theater of Operations U.S. Army, II 1142; I Concentration Command, Army Air Forces, II 341; U.S. Forces, China Theater, II 1207

Transportation Section, Military, Association of American Railroads, II 699

Transportation Sections, Transportation Corps, II 714

Transportation Service: Headquarters Services of Supply, II 670; Services of Supply, China-Burma-India, II 1201, 1205

Transportation, Services, and Fuels Price Division. Office of Price Administration, I 383b

Transportation troop units. See Troop units, Transportation Corps.

Transportation Zones, Transportation Corps. II 671, 691, 701, 704-708, 710

Travel allowances, I 52

Treadway bridges, II 543

Treason and sedition, I 105-107, 1258, 1274, 1290, 1309, 1320. See also Subversive activities.

Treasurer of the United States, Office of the, I 1207

Treasury Department, I 1194-1251, 1747, 1772, 1789, 1804, II 39, 125, 940, 964; Archivist, I 1195; Fiscal Assistant Secretary, I 1199-1209, 1251; General Counsel, I 1230-1233; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 166, 432, 441, 442, 528, 606, 710, 796, 943, 1006, 1059; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 16, 35, 68, 1132, 1137, 1264, 1281, 1326, 1423, 1437, 1531, 1624, 1654, 1689; representation on civilian agencies, I 150, 195, 217, 318, 426, 487, 608, 644, 963, 1048, 1094, 1130, 1131, 1189; Secretary, I 5, 103, 162, 166, 252, 314, 486, 791, 805. 855, 921, 1060, 1136, 1136a, 1195, 1233, 1244, 1429; Treasury representatives abroad, I 1243; Under Secretary, I 1196-1198

Treaties, I 9, 14, 1102a, 1110, 1139, 1147, 1186, 1237, 1570, 1C04, II 779, 845, 849

Treatment Branch, Medical Department, II 657

Treaty Analysis Project File, War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 779

Treaty Division, State Department, I 1110

Trends and Stabilization Section, National Resources Planning Board, I 129

Trestles, II 505

Trial Boards, Maritime Commission, I 1593

Trials. See Courts, Courts martial, and War crimes.

Triangulation surveys, I 1455

Trieste, Free Territory of, Commander, British-U.S. Zone, II 1159

Trinidad, I 722, 726, 735, 1455, 1654, II 327b, 1107, 1091; Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093; Sector, Caribbean Defense Command, II 1091, 1093; Sector, Caribbean Sea Frontier, II 1107; Sector and Base Command, Antilles Department, II 1093

Trinitrotoluene, II 477

Tripartite Conference of Berlin, I 1795

Tripoli Base Command, II 1186

Tripolitania, II 1162

Troop Basis Branch, G-3 Section, Headquarters Army Ground Forces, II 356

Troop Basis Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 284

Troop Carrier Command . See I Troop Carrier Command, Army Air Forces.

Troop carriers, II 241, 328, 346a, 1145

Troop Control Section: G-3, War Department General Staff, II 191; Operations Division, War Department General Staff, II 200

Troop Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 558

Troop Equipment Divisions, Initial, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Troop Facilities Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Troop information, II 146, 265, 400-401b, 420, 656, 657. See also Education, armed services.

Troop Movement Divisions, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Troop Policies, Special, Advisory Committee on, War Department, II 140

Troop Training Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 406

Troop transports, I 749, 756, II 197, 426, 671, 689, 690, 693, 702, 920. See also Ships, Army.

Troop units, II 653, 745 Adjutant General's Department, II 747, 763; postal units, II 749, 763; training, II 749, 760, 763 Army Ground Forces, II 384, 1085, 1087, 1095, 1097; organization and activation, II 352, 356, 384; training, II 347, 352, 353, 366-374a passim, 384, 1086

Troop Units Branch: Medical Department, II 637; Operations Division, Services of Supply, II 394

Troops, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494

Troops Branch, Adjutant General's Office, II 747

Troops Division, Corps of Engineers, II 510

Troops Division, Signal, II 592

Tropical Agriculture, Inter-American Committee On, I 316

Tropical Deterioration Administrative Committee, National Defense Research Committee, I 295

Tropical Disease Control Division, Medical Department, II 656

Tropical diseases, I 296, 323, 1516, 1518, 1654, II 640, 651, 656, 901, 904. See also specific diseases.

Tropical Forest Surveys, Agriculture Department, I 1398

Tropical Medicine Department, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 904

Tropical warfare. See Jungle warfare.

Tropics, II 324, 899; air information on, II 269, 331, 334

Trucks: industrial, I 175, 466, 662; tank, I 482. See also Highway transport and Motor vehicles.

Truman, Harry S., I 40, 112, 113; Committee, I 40, 41, 467. See also President of the United States.

Truscott, Lucian K., Jr., II 1164

Tuberculosis, I 51, 1516, 1560, 1660, 1667, II 639, 640, 900

Tugboats, I 466, 481, 714, 760-762, 788, 1043, 1430, 1761, II 670, 671, 693. See also Harbor craft.

Tugboats, Consultant Group on, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1761

Tule Lake Relocation Center, I 79

Tung oil, I 1409

Tungsten, I 169, 247, 614, 675, 682, 1228, 1261, 1340, 1429, 1636

Tungsten and Molybdenum, Subcommittee on, War Production Board, I 675

Tunisia Campaign, II 1153, 1162

Tunisian Operation, II 1153

Tunnell, James M., I 18

Turbine Propulsion Machinery, Geared, and Turbo Generators, Consultant Group on Standardization of, Combined Production and Resources Board, I 1761

Turbines, I 667, 782, 1542, 1761, II 189a, 1001

Turkey, I 14, 257, 438, 444, 456, 902, 1034, 1040, 1044, 1123, 1134, 1189, 1749, II 661a, 1173

Twelfth Air Force, II 1172, 1173-1177; Fighter Command, II 1172; Service Command, II 1172, 1176; Tactical Air Command, II 1172

Twelfth Army Group, II 1132-1135

Twelfth Fleet, II 1149, 1179; Commander, II 1149, 1151

Twelfth Naval District, II 1072, 1110

Twentieth Air Force, II 1210; Bomber Command, II 1198: Headquarters, II 313

Twenty-first Army Group, II 1131, 1132, 1145

XXII Tactical Air Command, II 1172

Tydings, Millard E., I 25, 1800

Type command s: Atlantic Fleet, II 1114-1118; Pacific Fleet, II 1218-1223, 1225

Typewriter Repair Shop, Treasury Department, I 1223

Typewriters, I 388, 390, 631, 656

Typhus, I 1410, 1667, 1671, 1674, II 654, 661a

Typhus Commission, U.S. of America, I 1656, II 654, 661a

Typhus Control, Office of, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1667

Typography and Design, Division of, Government Printing Office, I 92

UNRRA. See United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.

UNRRA Fiscal Division, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1018

USAFBI. See United States Army Forces, British Isles.

USAF, CBI. See United States Army Forces, China-Burma-India.

USAFCC. See United States Army Forces, Central Canada.

USAFFE. See United States Army Forces, Far East.

USAFI. See Armed Forces Institute, U.S.

USAF1A. See United States Army Forces. Australia.

USAFICPA. See United States Army Forces, Central Pacific Area.

USAFIME. See United States Army Forces, Middle East.

USAFI SPA. See United States Army Forces, South Pacific Area.

USAFMIDPAC. See United States Army Forces, Middle Pacific.

USAFPOA. See United States Army Forces, Pacific Ocean Areas.

USAFSA. See United States Army Forces, South Atlantic.

USAFWESPAC. See United States Army Forces, Western Pacific.

USASOS SWPA. See United States Army Services of Supply, Southwest Pacific Area.

U.S. Commercial Company, I 453, 456, 465, 1008, 1010a, 1014, 1020, 1022, 1023, 1039, 1040, 1044, 1634, 1636, 1742

USFET. See United States Forces, European Theater.

USF, IBT. See United States Forces, India-Burma Theater.

USFIP. See United States Forces, Pacific.

USMA. See United States Military Academy.

USO. See United Service Organizations.

USPHS. See Public Health Service, U.S.

USSBS. See Strategic Bombing Surrey, U.S.

U.S.S.R. Branch, Foreign Economic Administration, I 1036

USSTAF. See Strategic Air Forces in Europe, U.S.

US/W. See War Department, Under Secretary.

Ukraine, I 1798

Ulio, James A., II 735

Ulithi, II 1228

Ultraviolet radiation, II 899

Un-American Activities, House Committee on, I 79

Underwriting Division, Federal Housing Administration, I 1730

Unemployment, I 28, 52, 171-173, 191, 213, 248, 851, 1433, 1547, 1552, 1702

Unemployment Compensation Division, Social Security Board, I 1692

Unemployment insurance. See Insurance.

Uniform Board, Permanent, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 878

Uniform Identification Board, Joint Army-Navy, II 113, 179a, 850

Uniforms, I 107, 270, 1411, 1273, 1702, II 113, 170, 431a, 878, 945, 1017. See also Clothing, military.

Union of South Africa, I 438, 444, II 9, 82, 1163, 1172. See also Africa, South.

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. See Soviet Union.

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Special Mission to the, I 152a, 683; U.S. Military Mission to, II 200, 249, 412

Unions. See Labor unions.

Unit Personnel Office, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 260

Unit training. See Troop units, training; and Training camps, schools, and centers.

Unit Training Branch: Medical Department, II 636; Training Division, Services of Supply, II 406

Unit Training Center, Chemical Warfare, II 559

Unit Training Centers, Army Service Forces, II 636

United Kingdom, I 35, 46, 172, 389, 548, 657, 683, 779, 1014, 1034, 1237, 1242, 1243, 1264, 1513, II 179b 208, 245d, 542, 1125, 1142, 1147, 1212; agreements on shipping, I 565, 750, 1264, 1761; Army and air bases in, II 1139, 1144, 1147; Army and Air Forces in, II 1131, 1133, 1136, 1139, 1147, 1171; Caribbean bases leased, II 493, 1083, 1088, 1093, 1122; civilian defense in, I 264, 267, II 190; controls in, I 370, 534, 613, 646, 657, 830, 919; diplomatic relations with, 114, 1102f, 1111, 1112, 1186; exchange of scientific and technical information with, I 185, 276, 289, 296, 303, 604, 681, 919, 1483, 1516, 1747, II 468, 577, 775; lend-lease to, I 14, 151a, 433, 444, 664, 916, 1026, 1047, 1209, 1762, 1763, II 337b, 337c, 458, 485, 589, 690, 705, 1125, 1183, 1184, 1187; part in prosecution of war criminals, I 1064, 1794; Prime Minister, I 1743, 1745, 1749, 1757, 1792, II 2, 800, 1154, 1190; procurement in U.S., I 166, 474, 570; representation on interallied civilian agencies, I 1742-1776; representation on interallied war agencies, II 2-11, 76, 80-82; requirements of materials and matériel, I 166, 226, 612, 649, 675, 1026, 1749, 1760, 1770, 1773, 1775; reverse lend-lease, II 1140; Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces in, II 1125-1128; taxation, I 4, 52; testing of weapons in, 11 376, 377, 1142; U.S. Ambassador to, I 1184, 1795; U.S. -British cooperation with Soviet Union, I 152a, 1795, 1779, 1802, 1803; U.S. London Embassy, I 1183-1193; war production in, I 613, 614, 641, 1187, 1765, 1773, 1774, II 408; War Shipping Administration offices in, I 701, 729. See also British Army, British Commonwealth of Nations, British Empire, Royal Air Force, and Royal Navy.

United Kingdom and the Middle East Section, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

United Kingdom Commercial Corporation, I 1742, II 1187

United Kingdom Representative, Office of, War Shipping Administration, I 779

United Labor Legislative Committee, I 88

United Maritime Authority, I 751, 1801

United Maritime Council, United Maritime Authority, I 1801

United Maritime Executive Board, United Maritime Authority, I 717, 1801

United Nations

United Nations Central Training Film Committee, I 1574, II 82

United Nations Conference: on Food and Agriculture, I 952; on International Organization. I 14. 909, 913, 914, 1105, 1111, 1112, 1148, II 799

United Nations Division, Other, Office of Lend-Lease Administration, I 438

United Nations Information Organization, I 919

United Nations Information Policy, Deputy Director for, Office of War Information, I 902

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1745, 1749, 1757, 1766, 1796-1798, 1799, II 1167; Council and committees, I 1797; relations with U.S. civilian agencies, I 14, 56, 162, 480, 723, 1010, 1020, 1035, 1037, 1047, 1106, 1111, 1132-1134, 1200, 1217, 1222, 1433; staff, I 1798

United Nations War Crimes Commission, I 1064, 1794, II 779

United Seamen's Service, I 766, 777, 785

United Service Organizations. I 192, 416, 1648, II 95, 400, 1028

United States Army Air Forces, China Theater, II 1210, 1211

United States Army, Alaska, II 1097

United States Army, Caribbean, II 1091

United States Army Forces: Antilles, II 1093; Australia, II 1243, 1253; Austria, II 1137, 1163; Bahamas, II 1093; British Isles, II 1139; Central Africa, II 1186; Central Canada, II 420, 1098; Central Pacific Area, II 1236; China-Burma-India, II 1189, 1193, 1197, 1198-1203, 1207; Far East, II 1213, 1251, 1252; French Guiana, II 1093: Jamaica, II 1093; Middle East, I 1742, II 1184, 1187; Middle Pacific, II 1236; New Caledonia, II 1241; Pacific General Headquarters, II 1236, 1252, 1253; Pacific Ocean Areas, II 1236-1238; South Atlantic, II 248, 337b, 1084, 1099, 1123; South Pacific Area, II 1236, 1239, 1240, 1241; Surinam, II 1093; Western Pacific, II 1253

United States Army, General Headquarters. See Army, General Headquarters.

United States Army North Ireland Force, II, 1139

United States Army Recruiting Stations, II 421

United States Army Representative: Brisbane, II 1253; Perth, II 1253

United States Army Section, Southeast Asia Command, II 1191

United States Army Services of Supply, Southwest Pacific Area, II 1251, 1253

United States Biological Warfare Committee, II 545, 551

United States Bombing Research Mission to London, II 124

United States-British agencies, I 1742-1776

United States-Canadian agencies, I 1777-1782

United States Chemical Warfare Committee, II 545, 557

United States Chief of Counsel for the Prosecution of Axis Criminality, I 1064, II 779

United States Committee for the Care of European Children, I 1491

United States Economic Committee, I 1530, 1779

United States Employment Service. See Employment Service, U.S.

United States Fleet, II 843, 844, 879-886, 990, 1056, 1178

United States Forces

United States Ground Missions to Latin America, II 248

United Stales Information Service, I 141, 895, 919, 1183

United States Joint Purchasing Board--New Zealand, II 954

United States-Latin American agencies, I 1783-1789

United States Military Academy, I 16, II 134, 192, 251, 404, 407, 647, 739

United States Mission for Economic Affairs in London, I 1047, 1183, 1187, 1188, 1799

United States Naval Academy, I 17, II 1005, 1024, 1032, 1038; Superintendent, II 1038, 1105

United States Naval Forces: Europe, II 1113, 1149-1152, 1179; France, II 1151; Germany, II 1152; Northwest African Waters, II 1113, 1149, 1179-1181

United States Navy. See Navy and United States Fleet.

United Stales Purchasing Commission, I 1033

United States Rubber Company, II 411

United States Strategic Bombing Survey, I 1342, II 124, 257b, 319, 1083

United States Technical Oil Mission, I 1342

United States War Ballot Commission, I 29. 72, 1049, II 813

Universal military training, I 16, 57, 86, II 139, 1011, 1019

Universities. See Colleges and universities.

University Training Command, Florence, Italy, II 1168

Unnecessary [Army] Activities, Board to Survey, II 163

Uranium, I 185, 283, 681, 1469, 1505, II 539

Uranium, Advisory Committee on, I 185, 283, II 539

Uranium Section, Office of Scientific Research and Development, II 539

Urban Studies Division, National Housing Agency, I 1721

Urgency Rating Committee, War Production Board, I 573, 938, 1081

Urgency Rating Division, War Production Board, I 545, 573

Uruguay, I 338, 358, 1126, 1127, II 1099

Used Equipment and Machinery Branch, War Production Board, I 631

Utilities at Army installations, II 453, 493, 514, 518, 538, 542, 720

Utilities Division: Economic Studies Group, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124; Ordnance Department, II 483

Utility Property Protection Unit, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

VE-Day Adjustments Group, War Production Board, I 544

V-mail, I 878, 1306, 1311, II 602, 750, 754; troop units, II 763. See also Postal services, military.

V-Mail Detachments, Adjutant General's Department, II 763

V training programs, Navy, II 1005, 1015, 1032

V-weapons, German, II 1128

Vaccines, I 1671

Vacuum Tube Development Committee, National Defense Research Committee, I 293

Vacuum tubes, I 293, II 586, 589, 996

Valves, I 631, 666, 667, 678

Van Keuren, Alexander H., II 990

Van Nuys, Frederick, I 15, 24

Vanadium, I 598, 675, 1636, 1749

Vandegrift, Alexander A., II 1041

Varnish, I 641

Vatican, I 162, 1102f, 1120

Vegetable Oil Mission, U.S., I 1785

Vegetables, I 89, 383a, 383c, 966, 967, 990, 1416, 1746; preservation, I 1400, 1409, 1412, 1414

Vehicle Maintenance Section, Office of Defense Transportation, I 478

Venereal disease, I 191, 295, 417, 1516, 1644, 1654, 1660, 1666-1668, 1678, 1700, II 342, 421, 614, 657, 669, 900

Venereal Disease Control Division, Medical Department, II 657

Venereal Disease Control, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1C48

Venereal Disease Division, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1668

Venezia Giulia, Allied Military Government, II 1159

Venezuela, I 332, 338, 1033, 1126, 1127, II 1091, 1093

Vessel Compensation, Committee on, War Shipping Administration, I 715

Vessel Disposal and Government Aids, Division of, Maritime Commission, I 1618

Vessel Employment, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 725

Vessel Operations Division: Maritime Commission, I 721; War Shipping Administration, I 732-736

Vessel Performance Section, War Shipping Administration, I 736

Vessel Registry Section, War Shipping Administration, I 720

Vessel Utilization, Planning, and Policies, Deputy Administrator for, War Shipping Administration, I 711, 717, 720, 721, 746, 755, 765; Office, I 717-765, 1628

Vessels. See Cargo vessels and Ships. Vested Property Claims Committee, Office of Alien Property Custodian, I 794

Vesting of property, I 791, 791b, 793, 802, 1244, 1246

Veterans, I 216, 1273, 1550, 1552, 1555, 1688, II 345, 894

Veterans' Administration, I 13, 18, 77, 125, 171, 837, 964, 1058, 1497, 1547-1561, 1688, II 634, 890; Administrator, I 125, 1397, 1547, 1653; field organization, I 1558-1561; Office of Chief Clerk, I 1548; Office of Executive Assistant to the Administrator, I 1548; regional offices, I 1559; relations with military agencies, II 139, 403, 748, 809, 892, 894, 957; Solicitor, I 1549

Veterans' Appeals, Board of, Veterans' Administration, I 1550

Veterans Application Review Board, War Assets Administration, I 1096

Veterans' Claims Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1554

Veterans' Emergency Housing Program, I 1074, 1083, 1088, 1091

Veterans' Employment Committee, War Manpower Commission, I 837

Veterans' Employment Service Division, War Manpower Commission, I 837

Veterans' organizations, I 77, 374, 1523

Veterans Personnel Division, Selective Service System, I 213

Veterans' Placement Service Board, I 13

Veterans' Relations Adviser, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 374, 405

Veterans' Service Section, Civil Service Commission, I 1523

Veterinarians, I 188, 422, 835, 1681; Army, II 305, 613, 623

Veterinary Detachment (Aviation), Army Air Forces, II 305

Veterinary Division, Medical Department, II 643

Veterinary medicine: publications, II 614; services, II 639, 643; supplies, II 305; troop units, II 631, 643, 669

Veterinary Policies Branch, Medical Department, II 643

Veterinary Research Laboratory, II 643

Vice President of the United States, I 72, 314, 486

Vickery, Howard L., I 1608

Victory Farm Volunteers, I 990

Victory garden program, I 258, 270, 274, 891, 960, 990, 1420

Vinson, Carl, I 58

Vinson, Fred M., I 110, 920, 1051

Virgin Islands, I 25, 75, 214, 483, 1332-1336, 1697, 1713, II 1107

Virgin Islands Company, I 1697; Chairman of the Board, I 1325

Virus diseases, II 651

Visa and Passport Committee, Interdepartmental, II 179a

Visa Control Committee, Interdepartmental, I 1290

Visa Division, State Department, I 1102a, 1160

Visa-Passport Control Branch, Counterintelligence Group, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 189

Visa Review Committee, Interdepartmental. I 1160, II 390c

Visas, I 151, 1102, 1158, 1160, 1192, 1290, 1295

Visual aids, I 816, 1488, 1676, 1683. See also Training aids and Equipment, military.

Visual Aids for War Training, Division of, Office of Education, I 1683

Visual Education Section, Office for Emergency Management, I 146

Visual Presentation Branch: Office of the Coordinator of Information, I 313; Office of Strategic Services, II 51

Vital Records Division, Medical Department, II 648

Vital statistics, I 188, 809; of Germany, I 91

Vital Statistics Section, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, II 898

Vitamin Division, Food and Drug Administration, I 1687

Vitamins, I 1369, 1746, II 661; products, I 641, 1465, 1672; research, I 1408, 1465, 1514, 1687

Vitamins Committee, Combined Food Board, I 1672

Vocational Education Division, Office of Education, I 1489, 1679

Vocational Education, Federal Advisory Board for, I 1677

Vocational Rehabilitation and Education Service, Veterans' Administration, I 1555

Vocational Rehabilitation Division, Office of Education. I 1684

Vocational Rehabilitation, Office of, Federal Security Agency, I 1685

Vocational training, I 341, 1377, 1679; for defense workers, I 241, 846, 1653, 1676, 1679, 1683, 1702; as rehabilitation, I 1684, II 305, 1022; for rural workers, I 173, 364; for veterans, I 1058, 1555, 1559

Voluntary Agencies, American Council of, I 152

Voluntary Foreign Aid, Advisory Committee on, I 152

Voluntary Participation, Division of, Office of Civilian Defense, I 258, 263

Volunteer Participation Committee, Office of Civilian Defense, I 260

Vosges Mountains, II 1137, 1138

Voting, Coordinator of Soldier, II 163, 745

Voting by military personnel, I 29, 54, 72, 1049, 1306, II 735, 745, 813, 1027

Voting Group, Signal Corps, II 574

WAAC. See Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

WAC. See Womens' Army Corps.

WAC Liaison Branch, Medical Department, II 646

WAC office, Army Service Forces, II 396

WAC Recruiting Districts, II 421

WAC Staff Director, II 178, 592, 680

WAR, radio station, II 600

WASPS. See Women Air Service Pilots.

WAVES. See Women's Reserve, U.S. Naval Reserve.

WCAB. See Aeronautical Board, Working Committee.

WCB. See Washington Communications Hoard, Combined Chiefs of Staff.

WDC. See Western Defense Command .

WDGS. See War Department, General Staff.

WDMB. See War Department Manpower Board.

WFA. See War Food Administration.

WPA. See Work Projects Administration.

WPD. See War Plans Division, War Department General Staff.

WSA. See War Shipping Administration.

WVC. See Women's Volunteer Committee.

Waesche, Russell R., II 1056

Wage Adjustment Board for the Building and Construction Industry, Labor Department, I 1073, 1331, 1498

Wage and Hour Division, Labor Department, I 1485, 1496

Wage Case Certification and Liaison Branch, Labor Production Office, War Production Board, I 621, 624

Wage Stabilization Agreement of the Building Construction Industry, I 505

Wage Stabilization Board, National, I 495, 920, 1073

Wage Stabilization Committee, I 1617

Wage Stabilization Division, National War Labor Board, I 502

Wages and hours, I 3, 28, 52, 57, 58, 67, 92, 238, 304, 370, 502, 804, 819, 1487, 1488, 1692

Wages and Salaries, Joint Committee on, I 498

Wagner, Robert F., I 35

Wainwright, Jonathan, II 1213

Wake Island, I 1642

Walker, Frank C, I 1306

Wallace, Henry A., I 314, 412, 445, 506, 1427

Walling, L. Metcalfe, I 1496

Walnut, I 649

Walsh, David I., I 17

War Activities Committee, I 883

War Advertising Council, I 330, 888

War Advisory Council on Meteorology, Weather Bureau, I 1482

War Aid Branch, Ordnance Department, II 458

War Aid Committee, Joint, U.S. and Canada, I 1782, II 412

War and Peace, Inter-American Conference on Problems of, I 1111, 1112, 1783, 1788

War and Postwar Adjustment Policies, Advisory Unit for, Office of War Mobilization, I 1005

War Areas Economic Division, State Department, I 1134

War Art Units, Corps of Engineers, II 537

War Assets Administration, I 90, 855, 1063, 1068, 1084, 1095-1097, 1335, 1373, 1404, 1497, 1643, 1652, II 823

War Assets Corporation, I 1046, 1063, 1095, 1643

War Aviation Committee, I 1443

War Aviation Council, II 142

War Ballot Commission, U.S., I 29, 72, 1049, II 813

War Ballot Office, Navy Department, II 813

War Board Services, Office of, I 953

War Bond Division, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, II 960

War Bond Office, Army, II 723, 731

War Branch, War Intelligence Division, War Department, II 149

War Claims Commission, I 1100

War Claims, House Committee on, I 68

War Clearance Section, Antitrust Division, Justice Department, I 1262

War College: Army, II 245a, 253, 540, 610, 760; Naval, II 1005, 1024, 1039

War Committee: on Conventions, I 470; on Dielectrics, I 666; on Radio, I 666

War Commodities Division, State Department, I 1130

War Communications, Board of, I 217-220, 666, 1566, 1567, 1570, II 58, 576, 576a; military agencies represented on, II 1, 571, 849

War Contract Project Audit, General Accounting Office, I 99

War Contracts Price Adjustment Board, I 13, 52, 1048, 1540, 1575, II 413

War Correspondents' Credentials, Joint Army and Navy Board on, II 97, 844

War Council, Office of the Secretary of War, II 135, 167

War crimes, I 7, 56, 162, 1064, 1786, II 35, 139, 765, 791, 1128, 1165; preparation of cases against Axis leaders, I 1794, II 764, 779; trials, I 105, 1064, 1802, 1803

War Crimes Branch, Civil Affairs Division, War Department General Staff, I 1794, II 207, 779

War Crimes Commission, United Nations, I 1064, 1794, II 779

War Crimes, Interdepartmental Committee on, I 1259

War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 207, 390, 779, 807

War Damage Corporation, I 35, 1642

War Department, I 8, II 130-792

War Department Army Retiring Board, II 161, 305

War Department Board of Contract Appeals, II 155, 677, 773

War Department Board on Civilian Awards, II 157

War Department, Board to Study the Organization of the, II 388

War Department Central Deferment Board, II 156

War Department Civilian Protection Schools, II 421, 559

War Department Classified Message Center, II 166

War Department Code Marking Policy Committee, II 293, 673, 691

War Department Community Activities Council, II 143, 163

War Department Contract Board, II 163

War Department Dependency Board, II 163, 237, 723

War Department Equipment Board, II 193, 387

War Department Equipment Review Board, II 359

War Department General Council, II 167

War Department Housing Board, II 143, 163

War Department Intelligence Activities, Committee to Study, II 388

War Department Library, II 141, 269, 578, 766

War Department Manpower Board, II 171, 212, 257a, 620

War Department Manuscripts Board, II 145

War Department Map Collection, II 540

War Department Mileage Administrator, II 193

War Department Motion Picture Board of Review, II 146

War Department New Receiving Station, II 422

War Department Personnel Centers, II 421

War Department Photonews Board, II 146

War Department Price Adjustment Board, II 288, 413, 524, 552, 629, 675

War Department Printing Board, II 193

War Department Procurement Review Board, II 193, 24 0

War Department Production, Lieutenant General in Charge of, I 506, 546

War Department Readjustment Board, Army Service Forces, II 414

War Department Removal Board, II 161

War Department Searchlight Mirror Plant No. 1, II 541

War Department Signal Center, II 598, 600

War Department Traffic Security Board, II 571, 601

War Division: Justice Department, I 15, 1278-1286; Patent Office, I 1478

War Dog Reception and Training Centers, Quartermaster, II 439

War Finance Division, Treasury Department, I 1206, 1250, 1251

War Food Administration, I 951-994, 1745, 1746, 1799, II 789, 943; Administrator, I 506, 921, 951. 952-954, 10, 55, 1384, 1415, 1745; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 388, 432, 439, 506, 571, 593, 653, 789, 839, 1007, 1010, 1022, 1028, 1062; relations with permanent civilian

agencies, I 33, 63, 47, 1271, 1405, 1407, 1411, 1417-1425, 1433, 1513, 1514, 1539, 1575, 1656; representation on civilian agencies, I 567, 590, 592, 594, 596, 642, 687, 693, 926, 1047; Solicitor, I 952

War Forwarding Corporation, War Shipping Administration, I 790

War Frauds Civil Section, Claims Division, Justice Department, I 1269

War Frauds Unit, Criminal Division, Justice Department, I 1275

War Goods and Foreign Trade, Office of, Office of Price Administration, I 381

War Hemp Industry, Inc., I 966

War Information Board, Office of War Information, I 870

War Information, Committee on, Office of Facts and Figures, I 426, 430

War Information, Office of. I 91, 137, 140, 144, 306, 312, 424, 867-919, 1205; Assistant Director, I 91; Deputy Directors, I 878, 900, 902; Director, I 486, 868-873; General Counsel's Office, I 867, 868; London Office, I 919; Program Managers, I 877, 878; relations with emergency civilian agencies, I 143, 147, 192, 342. 402, 472, 529, 538, 560, 561, 633, 829; relations with military agencies, II 30, 179a, 181, 183 312, 390, 571, 814; relations with permanent civilian agencies, I 83, 94, 1102, 11021, 1115, 1150, 1152, 1182, 1183, 1284, 1418, 1420, 1513, 1573; representation on civilian agencies, I 220, 280, 696, 963; Security Officer, I 871

War Information Policy, Committee on, I 869

War Inspection Service, States, Office of Civilian Defense, I 266, 274

War Insurance Corporation, I 64

War Intelligence Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 149

War Investigating Committee, Senate, I 40

War Labor Board for Hawaii, Territorial, I 504

War Labor Board, National. See National War Labor Board.

War Loans Committee, Federal Reserve System, I 1530 War Manpower Commission, I 816-853

War Materials Incorporated, I 1640

War Meat Board, I 967, II 436

War Metallurgy Committee, National Research Council, I 1515

War Metallurgy Division, National Defense Research Committee, I 289, 1515

War Mobilization and Reconversion, Office of, I 44, 85, 208, 921, 1027, 1050-1063, 1426, 1717, II 137; Commissioner, I 1051; Deputy Directors, I 1051, 1056, 1074; Director, I 114, 470, 1050, 1051, 1052, 1055; General Counsel, I 1051

War Mobilization Committee, I 1004, 1008

War Mobilization, Office of, I 85, 505, 711, 821, 1003-1007, 1062, II 27, 240; Director, I 540, 711, 1003, 1004, 1220

War Organization and Movement, Directorate of, Army Air Forces, II 281, 341

War Planning, Assistant Chief of Engineers for, II 494, 510

War plans, naval, II 867, 880, 908, 909, 920, 929. See also Strategy, planning.

War Plans and Intelligence Section, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 769

War Plans and Logistics Planning Section, Bureau of Ordnance, II 920

War Plans and Requirements Branch, Ordnance Department, II 456

War Plans and Theatres Branch, Chemical Warfare Service, II 560

War Plans and Theatres Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 560

War Plans and Training Division: Ordnance Department, II 465; Signal Corps, II 576, 592

War Plans Branch: Operations, Training, and War Plans Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 558; War Plans and Theatres Division, Chemical Warfare Service, II 560

War Plans Division: Bureau of Yards and Docks, II 913; Corps of Engineers, II 511; Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 769; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, II 846: Ordnance Department, II 456; U.S. Fleet, II 881; War Department General Staff, II 197, 1088, 1091, 1092

War Plans Offices, Naval Districts, H 1101

War plants. See Plant facilities, industrial.

War Policies Unit. Special, War Division, Justice Department. I 1278, 1279

War Power Staff, Federal Power Commission, I 1542

War price and rationing boards, Office of Price Administration, I 411

War Problems Division, Federal Communications Commission, I 83, 1567

War Problems Division, Special, Office of Controls, State Department, I 1161

War Production Board, I 505-697

War Production Committee, Joint, U.S. and Canada, I 433, 683, 1780

War Production Drive Division, War Production Board, I 561-563, 616, 521; Director General, I 561, 620

War Production Drive Headquarters, War Production Board, I 561, 562

War Production Drive Policy Committee, War Production Board, I 562

War Production Mission in China, American, I 163

War Production Training Program, I 1579

War Programs, Office of the Director of, Domestic Operations Branch, Office of War Information, I 877, 878, 890

War Programs Section, Justice Department, I 1262

War Projects Unit: Agriculture Department, I 1417; Bureau of the Budget, I 114, 116

War Property Distribution, Office of, Federal Security Agency, I 1652

War Public Services Division, Federal Works Agency, I 1700

War Public Works Division, Federal Works Agency, I 1699, 1706, 1707

War Records Section, Bureau of the Budget, I 120

War Refugee Board, I 151, 162, 815, 1133, 1195, 1205, 1217, 1790, 1796a

War Relief Agencies, President's Committee on, I 152

War Relief Control Board, President's, I 152, 1161

War Relocation Authority, I 16, 73, 79, 143, 145, 162, 206, 804-8 15, 1280, 1325, 1330, 1377, 1382, 1538, II 783, 785, 1096; Director, I 805; regional offices, I 814

War relocation centers, I 16, 804-811, 812, 813, 814, 989, 1280, 1296, II 783, 1095; congressional investigations, I 79, 804; establishment, I 804, 810, 1330, 1382, II 1096; management, I 805, 807, 1377

War Research Service, Federal Security Agency, I 1647, II 217, 551

War Reserve and Surplus Equipment Section, G-4, War Department General Staff, II 195

War Resources Board, I 165

War Resources Council, Interior Department, I 1329

War Risk Compensation Division, War Shipping Administration, I 771

War Savings Bond Committee, Interdepartmental, I 12~1, 1252

War Savings Bonds. Office of, Navy Department, II 811

War Savings Staff, Treasury Department, I 1676

War Services, Division of, Post Office Department, I 1312

War Ship Repair Contract, Agency, Army, Transportation Corps, II 693

War Shipping Administration, I 70, 698-790

War Shipping Board, I 1357

War Shipping Panel, National War Labor Board, I 770

War Supply and Resources Division, State Department, I 1135

War Times Branch, Industrial Services Division, Office of the Secretary of War, II 150

War Trade Staff. Board of Economic Warfare, I 462

War Training Service, Office for, Civil Aeronautics Administration, I 1450

War Utilities, Office of, War Production Board, I 524-526, 567, 571, 576, 600, 639, 1766

Wardens, air-raid, I 258

Warehouse Associations, Federal Emergency, I 469, 474

Warehouse Branch, Steel Division, War Production Board, I 675

Warehouse Division, District of Columbia, Procurement Division, Treasury Department, I 1223

Warehouses. See Storage, facilities.

Warehousing Branch, Storage Division, Headquarters Army Service Forces, II 416

Waring, Frank A., I 1804

Warren, George L., 11790

Warren, Lindsay C, I 95

Wartime Board, Office of the Postmaster General, I 1308

Wartime Civil Control Administration, Western Defense Command, I 804, 994, II 1096

Wartime Communications, Experimental Division for the Study of, Library of Congress, I 91

Wartime Economic Affairs, Office of, State Department, I 1128, 1132-1137, 1138

Wartime Insurance Committee, War Shipping Administration, I 753

Wartime Insurance, Division of, War Shipping Administration, I 752-753

Wartime Trade Controls Executive Committee, I 1139

Washington Communications Board, Combined Chiefs of Staff, II 8

Washington Document Center, II 850

Washington General Dispensary, Medical Department, II 614

Washington Liaison Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 186

Washington, Military District of, II 388, 389, 422, 494, 725. 785; Commanding General, II 1104

Washington Navy Yard, II 926; Command ant, II 1104

Washington News Division, Office of War Information, I 909

Waste Disposal Branch, Medical Department, II 654

Watch List, I 484, 485

Watches, I 654

Water, I 524, 1369, 1375, 1382, 1658, 1766

Water, Assistant Chief of Transportation for, Transportation Corps, 11 672

Water Division: Office of War Utilities, War Production Board, I 526; Transportation Corps, II 672, 683, 685, 686, 693

Water Divisions, Ports of Embarkation, II 702

Water Power, Bureau of, Federal Power Commission, I 1544

Water Resources Branch, Geological Survey. I 1374

Water Supply Branch, Medical Department. II 654

Water transport, I 12, 51, 69, 167, 175, 481, 709, 1430, II 698, 671; control of, I 466, 481, 483, 1430; development and improvements, I 69, 1426, 1428; in foreign countries, I 331, 332, 765, 1767, II 423. 689, 715, 1199, 1201; statistics on, II 528, 538; tariffs, I 430, 1358. See also Barges and Shipping.

Water Transport Service Branch, Quartermaster Corps, II 693

Water Transportation, Director of, Transportation Corps, II 672

Water Utilization, Office of, War Food Administration, I 958, 986

Waterproofing, I 604, 644

Waterway Transport Department, Office of Defense Transportation, I 481

Waterways Experiment Station, U.S., Miss., II 541

Wavell, Sir Archibald, II 1214

Ways and Means, House Committee on, I 4 5 52 1232 1539

Weapon's, I 257, 289, 303, 305, II 36, 217, 1145. See also Matériel, ordnance; and specific types of weapon.

Weapons and Equipment, Joint Committee on New, I 277, II 20, 217, 222

Weapons Board, New, II 217

Weapons Committee, Jungle Warfare, II 431a

Weapons Division, Miscellaneous, National Defense Research Committee, I 289

Weapons Effectiveness Subdivision, Physical Damage Division, U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey, II 124

Weather Bureau, I 55, 1456, 1480-1484, 1533, II 23, 286, 530; Office of the Chief, I 1481

Weather Communications Subcommittee: Combined Meteorological Committee, II 9: Joint Meteorological Committee, II 23

Weather, Directorate of, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 286

Weather Division, Headquarters Army Air Forces, II 286

Weather patrols, Coast Guard, II 1065

Weather Plans Subcommittee, Joint Meteorological Committee, II 23

Weather Record Processing Centers, Weather Bureau, I 1480

Weather Section, Thirteenth Air Force, II 1250

Weather Service, Army Air Forces, II 256, 281, 338; India-Burma Theater, II 1206

Weather services, military, II 9, 23, 1127

Weather Wing, Army Air Forces, II 286

Webb, Robert E., I 1715

Wedemeyer, Albert C, II 1207

Weekly Current Activities Review, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 320

Weekly Summary Editorial Board, Joint Intelligence Committee, II 271

Weight-hand ling equipment, II 914. See also Cranes; Materials, hand ling; and Pallets and skids.

Weights and measures, I 62, 656, 1463

Weights and Measures, Division of, National Bureau of Standards, I 1463

Weinberg, Sidney J., I 597

Weiner, Joseph L., I 529

Welding, I 604, 662, 851

Welfare

Welfare Activity, Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 813, 1027-1031

Welfare and Recreation, Joint Army and Navy Committee on, I 1648, II 95, 400, 1027

Welfare Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1005, 1027; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, I 1798

Welfare Fund, Army Central, War Department General Staff, II 215, 388, 722

Welfare Services, Defense Health and, Office of. See Defense Health and Welfare Services, Office of.

Well drilling, Engineer troop units, II 543

Welles, Sumner, I 1107, 1111, 1783

Welsh, Sir William L., II 2

Wemyss, Sir Coville, II 2

Wesson, Charles M., II 450

West African Service Command, II 702, 1186

West coast, I 16, 1530, II 123, 183, 327b, 327c, 1094-1096, 1111. See also Japanese in the U.S. and names of cities and states.

West Coast Affairs, Division of, Office of American Republics, State Department, I 1126

West Coast Consultant Panel, Committee on Medical Research, I 296

West Coast Section, Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, I 337

West Coast Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 323a

West Indian conferences, I 1744

West Indies, I 484, 1033, 1295, 1656, 1744, II 528, 1093. See also names of islands.

Western Chemical Warfare School, II 567

Western Defense Command, I 994, 1572, 1702, II 78, 139, 245d, 327, 374a, 785, 1094-1096; Commander, I 804

Western Division, War Crimes Office, Judge Advocate General's Office, Army, II 779

Western Europe Section, Monetary Research Division, Treasury Department, I 1242

Western European Affairs, Division of, State Department, I 1120

Western Flying Training Command, Army Air Forces, II 323a, 324

Western Hemisphere. See American Theater of Operations, and individual countries.

Western Log and Lumber Administrator, Office of the, War Production Board, I 650; Advisory Board, I 650

Western Naval Task Force: European Theater, II 1150; Mediterranean Theater, II 1179

Western Pacific Base Command, II 491

Western Pacific Campaign, II 1212 Western Pacific, U.S. Army Forces in the, II 1253

Western Sea Frontier, II 78, 1095, 1110, 1111; Forces, II 1124

Western Sector Operations Branch, Corps of Engineers, II 516

Western Sector, U.S. Army Forces in Central Canada, II 1098

Western Signal Aviation Unit Training Center, Army Air Forces, II 327b, 327c

Western Task Force: Atlantic Fleet, II 1179, 1180; North African Theater, II 1138, 1161, 1164, 1167

Western Technical Training Command, AAF Training Command, II 324

Western Theater of Operations, II 1094

Western War Resources Council, Interior Department, I 1329

Wetmore, Alexander, I 1500

Whaley, Richard Smith, I 109

Wharves, I 440, 1264, II 908

Wheat, I 987, 991, 1141, 1417, 1793. See also Grain.

Wheat Advisory Committee, International, I 1793

Wheat Council, International, I 1793

Wheat Meeting, International, I 1793

Wheeler, Burton K., I 31

Wheeler, Raymond A., II 1190, 1193, 1204

Whiskey distilleries, I 653

White, Compton I., I 62, 74

White, Harry D., I 1234, 1235

White House Office, I 113

White House Police Force, I 1211

Whitehill, Walter M., II 879

Whiteside, Arthur D., I 529

Wholesale and Retail Division: Consumers Goods Bureau, War Production Board, I 652; Office of Civilian Requirements, War Production Board, I 537

Wholesale and Retail Fruits and Vegetables Price Branch, Office of Price Administration, I 383c

Wholesale Prices and Price Indices of Chemicals Subcommittee, Interdepartmental Chemical Statistics Committee, I 642

Wholesalers, I 397, 407, 537, 1433, 1440

Who's Who Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff, II 187d, 187e

Wickard, Claude R., I 1384

Wildlife, I 1369, 1378

Wilson, Carroll L., I 1435

Wilson, Charles E., I 539, 629, 1780

Wilson, Sir Henry Maitland, II 2, 1154

Wilson, M. L., I 990

Wilson, Philip D., I 669

Winant, John G., I 1184, 1576

Winter, training for warfare in. See Arctic warfare.

Wire, I 676; copper, I 991; silver, I 1209

Wire-cutters, II 376

Wiretapping, I 54

Women, I 239, 1490, 1581

Women Air Service Pilots, I 71, II 256b, 281; Director, II 281

Women, Labor Advisory Committee on Standards for the Employment of, Labor Department, I 1490

Women's Advisory Committee, War Manpower Commission, I 817, 819, 822, 825

Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, I 16, 57, 1538, 1553, II 178, 760

Women's Army Corps, I 1706, II 98, 178, 396, 401e, 748; Office of the Director, II 178, 263; personnel in Air and Service Forces, II 259, 263, 342, 345, 592, 623; recruiting, II 178, 299, 739; Staff Director, U.S. Forces in the Far East [Australia], II 1251; training, II 178, 192, 406, 751, 760

Women's Bureau, Department of Labor, I 239, 1490

Women's Health and Welfare Unit, Medical Department, II 646

Women's Land Army, I 990, 1411

Women's Reserve

Women's Reserve Division: Bureau of Naval Personnel, II 1007; Coast Guard, II 1064

Women's Reserves, Joint Policy Committee on, II 98

Women's Volunteer Committee, II 403

Wood, Reuben T., I 68

Wood. See Forest products, Lumber, and Pulpwood.

Wood Containers Subcommittee, Containers Coordinating Committee, I 644

Woodring, Harry H., II 134

Woodrum, Clifton A., I 86

Woodson, Walter B., II 807

Wool, I 37, 55, 173, 657, 678, 1408, 1411, 1417, 1433, 1532, 1539, 1635, II 411a, 431a

Wool, Cordage, and Textile Machinery Division, War Production Board, I 657

Wool, Senate Special Committee to Investigate Production, Transportation, and Marketing of, I 37

Work Projects Administration, I 241, 633, 851, 1702, II 193, 206, 618

Work Projects Branch, Provost Marshal General's Office, II 789

Work simplification by Army Service Forces, II 227, 389, 452, 592, 620

Working Committee on Delivery Schedules, Joint Aircraft Committee, II 76

Working Group, Signal Corps, II 574

Working Security Committee, European Advisory Commission, II 179a, 208

Workmen's compensation, I 1622, II 693

Works Progress Administration, I 851, II 420, 494

World Conference on Trade and Employment, I 1139

World Health Organization--Interim Commission, I 1796

World Trade Intelligence, Division of, State Department, I 1129, 1130, 1137, 1140; Chief of, I 1136a

World War I, historical studies. II 253

World War Veterans' Legislation, House Committee on, I 77

Worley, Eugene, I 72

Wrather, William E., I 1374

Wright, Theodore P., I 1445

Wright, William D., I 148

Writers' War Board, I 880

X-ray, I 663, 1547, II 895, 907. See also Medical services, military, equipment.

X-2 Branch, Office of Strategic Services, II 33, 55

Y-Force Operations Staff, China-Burma-India, II 1202

Yalta, I 1111

"Yank," II 401, 401a

Yards and Docks, Bureau of, Navy Department, II 812, 873, 890, 908-91 5, 978, 979, 1082; Advisory Council, II 908; Chief, I 1714, II 908, 909; Counsel, II 909; representation on Army-Navy agencies, II 92, 123

Yellow fever, I 1660, 1671

Yellow License Unit, Division of Controls, State Department, I 314

York, John Y., I 1782

Young, James W., I 1435

Young, William B., II 927

Young Workers, General Advisory Committee on Protection of, Labor Department, I 1493

Youth, I 263, 1492; employment, I 1491-1493, 1496, 1653

Youth Administration, National, I 28, 171, 241, 816, 851, II 420, 618

Yugoslavia, I 1026, 1120, 1798, II 1154, 1155, 1163, 1173

Yukon Territory, I 1779

Yunnan-Burma Highway Administration, II 1202

Yunnan Provincial Troops, II 1202

Yunnan Training Center, II 1209

Z-Force Operations Staff, China-Burma-India, II 1203

Zimmerman, Raymond R., I 136

Zinc, I 633, 614, 680, 682, 1261, 1749 controls, I 614, 645, 669, 680 procurement and imports, I 247, 454, 614 production, I 614, 669, 670, 1778; premium prices for, I 39, 670, 1636

Zinc Requirements Committee, War Production Board, I 680

Zinc Rolling Manpower Task Committee, War Production Board, I 680

Zinc Smelting Manpower Task Committee, War Production Board, I 680

Zinc Subcommittee, Material Coordinating Committee, U.S. and Canada, I 1778

Zirconium, I 675

Zone of Interior Course, Command and General Staff School, II 252

Zone of the Interior. See American Theater of Operations.

Zone Transportation Officers, Transportation Corps, II 704, 714

Zoology, I 1670, 1675

Zoology Laboratory, U.S. Public Health Service, I 1675

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