The World War II History Project offers archival research services specific to World War II in English, German and French.

We frequent the following archives:

  • American National (Military) Archives at College Park, Maryland (NARAII)
  • Air Force Historical Research Agency in Maxwell, Alabama
  • Library of Congress in Washington, DC
  • British National Archives in Kew, England
  • Imperial War Museum, London, England
  • BBC Archives, Reading, England
  • German National Military Archives in Freiburg and Berlin, Germany (Bundesarchiv Milit√§rarchiv or BAMA)
  • City, state, regional archives around the world

For a variety of clients:

  • Family members,
  • Professors,
  • Universities,
  • Historians,
  • Authors (fiction and non-fiction),
  • Attorneys,
  • Private investigators,
  • Graduate students,
  • Production companies.

Types of files that we specialize in:

  • Personnel files
  • Air files including
    • individual flight records
    • award cards
    • bomber and fighter mission reports
    • encounter reports
    • gun cam footage
    • Luftgaukommando reports
    • intercepted and transcribed radio communications between ground control and fighter pilots (American and German)
  • Naval deck logs and journals
  • Ground forces after action reports, unit histories, journals, intelligence reports
  • Prisoner of War camp reports
  • OSS and counterintelligence files
  • French Resistance Helper Files
  • Captured German Records
  • Still images
  • Moving images
  • And many more

Please contact us for a free one-hour consultation to see if we can help you.

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