• ARCRE
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    • Archives
      ARCRE Archives

      The ARCRE archives contain selected documents of historical interest discovered during our research at the British National Archives and other international archives and libraries.

      There is a particular focus on documents related to military, political and intelligence history. All transcripts are made by ARCRE directly from the primary source material.

      Crown Copyright material reproduced under terms of the Open Government License.

       

       


       

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      • Operation Mincemeat
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      • War Diaries
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      • Special Operations Executive

        Archival material and references related to the activities of the Special Operations Executive in the Second World War.

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        5
      • World War Two
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      • Brunei Revolt

        To mark the fiftieth anniversary of the Brunei Revolt and the origin of the Indonesia–Malaysia confrontation, ARCRE is publishing transcripts of official British Government reports and records documenting events in Borneo. These records come from the recently released Colonial Office migrated archive and quarterly historical reports of the British Army Borneo HQ Forces.

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      • Carrier Pigeons
        The use of carrier pigeons for communication purposes in wartime.
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      • Cryptography
        Documents from the archives related to cryptography and code-breaking.
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      • MI9
        Archive documents related to the work of MI9, the military intelligence branch responsible training operational personnel in techniques to evade capture and to assist prisoners of war to escape.
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      • Falkland Islands Conflict

        An archive of recently released British Government records regarding the 1982 Falkland Islands Conflict with Argentina.

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      • Office of Strategic Services
        Archive records regarding the U.S. Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in World War II.
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      • Secret Intelligence Service (SIS)
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      • T Force

        In the closing months of the Second World War in Europe, T Force was assigned the task of securing enemy military, scientific and industrial sites of interest to Allied intelligence. The following history written by the T Force teams after the end of hostilities documents these attempts at capturing the Germany's technological secrets.

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      • British Army
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    • FAQ
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