Dispatches and Official Accounts of Military Operations

Scope and Content

There are twenty dispatches and official accounts of various operations during the Second World War with which Auchinleck was involved, including the Norway campaign of 1940, the occupation of Iraq in 1941, the Middle East campaign of 1941-2, and operations in the Indo-Burma theatre in 1943. All but one (AUC/1343) were compiled after the war.