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Post-1946 Plans, Orders, and Related Documents

Date: 1946-1973

Scope and Content Note

The material, arrangement, and indexing of this collection is the same as for the earlier collection of planning documents. In terms of subject matter, this group documents Navy planning for operations during the post-World War II period, including combat operations in the Korean and Vietnam Conflicts; many short-of-war incidents; special cruises such as the Latin American training tours, goodwill visits, or Arctic and Antarctic operations; and training exercises. Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, foreign-originated, and unified command documents are also included.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Post-1946 Plans, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.


558 cubic feet


Published: Thu Feb 04 12:07:52 EST 2021