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Records of the Department of Defense Reorganization, 1937-1975

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Scope and Content Note

This collection of files relates to the efforts of Defense Department officials and members of Congress to revise the Department's operations for cost-effective management. The collection contains correspondence, reports, messages, proposals, and memoranda and is arranged by the following series headings: DOD-Reorganization; NATO; Commands; Committees, Commissions, Boards, and Hearings; Reports, Studies, and Proposals; Single Services; Naval Control Of Shipping; Associated Defense Forces; Executive, Judicial, and Legislative Activity; Associated DOD Authority and Directives; Anti-Submarine Warfare; Roles and Missions; Related Issues; History and Miscellaneous.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Records of the Department of Defense Reorganization, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.


29 cubic feet


3 July 2003


Published:Tue Apr 25 16:24:40 EDT 2017