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George S. Patton papers, 1807-1979

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BOX 45-55Military Papers, 1903-1976
Correspondence, memoranda, reports, orders, citations, speeches, photographs, training instructions, policy and procedural material, Patton's personnel file, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically into three categories: administrative file, personnel "201" file, and subject file. The files within the categories are further arranged alphabetically by name of person, topic, or type of material, with the exception of the administrative file which is arranged chronologically.
Includes two reels of microfilm of Patton's official personnel file, the originals of which are not in the collection. Shelf no. 17,250.
BOX 45Administrative file
1941-1942
(5 folders)
1943
1943, Jan.-June
(4 folders)
BOX 461943, July-Dec. See also Oversize
(10 folders)
1944 See also Oversize
(7 folders)
BOX 471945, undated See also Oversize
(10 folders)
Personnel "201" file
Personal file kept by Patton
1903-1932
(7 folders)
BOX 481937-1943
(20 folders)
BOX 491944-1945 See also Oversize
(11 folders)
REEL 1United States Department of the Army records
Available only on microfilm. Two reels, shelf no. 17,250. Documents damaged in the St. Louis fire were placed in polyester film envelopes and interfiled chronologically before filming.
Evaluations
Citations, commendations, decorations
1918-1945 , 1970 , undated
Efficiency reports and efficiency file, 1918-1945
Ratings and memorandum records, 1917-1940
General
1917-1957
REEL 21961-1976, undated
Punch cards change, International Business Machine Corp. records, 1938-1945
Report of change slips, 1919-1942
Medical records, 1904-1948, undated
Subject file
Airborne troops, investigation into friendly fire incident by ground troops, 1944
Bastogne operation, 1944-1945 See also Oversize
Casualty information
General, 1944-1945
(3 folders)
Reports
1944
1944, Aug.
(2 folders)
BOX 501944, Sept.-Dec.
(8 folders)
1945
(9 folders)
Cavalry, 1926-1931 , undated
(2 folders)
BOX 51Citations, 1944-1945
(5 folders)
Death and funeral of Patton, 1945-1946
(2 folders)
Denazification of Germany, 1945
(3 folders)
Displaced persons, 1945
(3 folders)
BOX 52Financial papers
1917
(8 folders)
1943-1945
(3 folders)
Flint, Harry Albert ("Paddy"), 1944
French Second Division, 1944, undated See also Oversize
(2 folders)
G-3 (operations)
Overlays, 1943 See Oversize
Reports, 1943
(2 folders)
German generals, captured, interviews, 1944-1945
BOX 53Liberation of Paris, France, and other cities and towns, 1944-1945
Maneuver impressions, 1940
Miscellany
1917-1935 , 1943-1945 See also Oversize
(4 folders)
Press, 1944-1945 , undated
(2 folders)
Second Armored Division
General, 1940
Training memoranda, 1940-1942
Tanks
Christie tank and tactical papers notebook, 1926-1929
BOX 54Drawings, 1919
General, 1917-1920 , 1930-1931 , 1941-1944, undated See also Oversize
(9 folders)
Mechanical features, 1918-1919
Photograph albums See also Container 61, World War I
1916-1931
(3 folders)
BOX 551918-1919
Reports
General, 1917-1919
(3 folders)
Officer reports from personal experience, 1918
(2 folders)
Tactics, 1929-1931 , 1941-1942
(4 folders)
BOX 56-58Military Library, 1907-1947
Reports, printed matter, near-print material, and typed notes.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 561907-1927
(9 folders)
BOX 571930-1944 See also Oversize
(10 folders)
BOX 581945-1947 , undated
(9 folders)
BOX 59-60Maps, 1906-1945
Maps from various phases of Patton's military career.
Arranged alphabetically by topic and therein chronologically.
BOX 59Miscellaneous, 1906 , 1913 See Oversize
World War I, 1918 See also Oversize
World War II
European theater
Situation maps
1944
(12 folders)
BOX 601945
(8 folders)
Third army unit, operations, 1944-1945 See Oversize
Germany, road maps, 1944-1945 See Oversize
Miscellany, 1943-1945 , undated See also Oversize
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