WWII OSS Art Looting Investigation Reports record example

WWII OSS Art Looting Investigation Reports

Records: 6,368 · Complete: 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//title/631/wwii-oss-art-looting-investigation-reports: accessed September 17, 2021)

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