WWII OSS Art Looting Investigation Reports record example

    WWII OSS Art Looting Investigation Reports

    Records: 6,368Complete: 100%

    Reports include looters' biographical information, records of their sales, lists of stolen property, and recommendations for action. The images are divided into three categories: Consolidated Interrogation Reports, Detailed Interrogation Reports, and a Final Report, which was the primary work product of the ALIU. The latter includes summaries and information about the looters, organized by country, then alphabetically by surname.

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    "OSS Art Looting Investigation Unit Reports, 1945-46" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/631/wwii-oss-art-looting-investigation-reports: accessed December 2, 2022)

    Publication Title
    WWII OSS Art Looting Investigation Reports
    Total Records
    6,368Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    M1782
    Record Group
    RG 239
    Published on Fold3
    22 Sep 2009
    Last Updated
    25 Sep 2009
    Description
    NARA M1782. Reports by the Art Looting Investigation Unit of the OSS relating to jewels, paintings, and other art objects appropriated during WWII.