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Identity statement

Reference code(s)
GB0099 KCLMA Woods A G
Title
WOODS, Col Arthur Graham (fl 1943-1945)
Date(s)
Created 1943-1945
Level of description
collection level
Extent and medium of the unit of description (quantity, bulk, or size)
0.5 box or 0.005 cubic metres

Context

Administrative / Biographical history

Served with Royal Mechanical and Electrical Engineers, [1943-1945].

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Presented to the Centre by the family in 1982.

Content & structure

Scope and content

Papers relating to his service with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, 1943-1945, principally comprising official report by [Woods] on waterproofing technology, 1945; official reports on the waterproofing of 'A' and 'B' vehicles and equipment, 1943-1945, by Brig Hugh Roberts Howard, Deputy Director Mechanical Engineering (Wading), War Office, 1944-1945; 'Waterproofing of army equipment for amphibious operations', official report by Woods, [1943-1945]; photographs of wading tests on army vehicles, 1944; Combined Operations pamphlets on the responsibilities of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, 1944, and the waterproofing of vehicles and equipment, 1944; 'The Army waded ashore', a typescript account of the role of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers in the preparations for D Day, 6 Jun 1944, written by Woods in [1944-1945].

System of arrangement

0.5 box

Conditions of access & use

Conditions governing access

Open, subject to signature of Reader's undertaking form, and appropriate provision of two forms of identification, to include one photographic ID.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archive Services.

Language/scripts of material
English
Finding aids

This Summary Guide, and in hard copy in the Centre's reading room.

Allied materials

Existence and location of originals
King's College London College Archives

Notes

Note

Decorations: DS0, MC

Description control

Rules or conventions

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

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Subjects

  • Amphibious warfare
  • Armed forces
  • Chemical actions and uses
  • Electrical engineering
  • International conflicts
  • International relations
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Military engineering
  • Military equipment
  • Military operations
  • Military organizations
  • Motor vehicles
  • Operation Overlord (1944)
  • Organizations
  • Pharmaceutic aids
  • Photographs
  • Specialty uses of chemicals
  • State security
  • Vehicles
  • Visual materials
  • War
  • Warfare
  • Wars (events)
  • World War Two (1939-1945)
  • World wars (events)

Personal names

  • Howard, Hugh Roberts, b 1894, Brigadier

Corporate names

  • British Army

Places

  • Normandy, France

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