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Germany: Subjects: Svenson defection to East Germany

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-080-011
    Title:
    Germany: Subjects: Svenson defection to East Germany
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1963: May-14 September, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains telegrams from the Department of State and the Staff Communications Office of the Department of the Army regarding the defection to East Germany of United States Army Officer Captain Alfred Svenson. Also included in this folder is background information on Captain Svenson.
    Extent:
    61 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    01.
    Series Name:
    Countries.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files. Countries. Germany: Subjects: Svenson defection to East Germany. JFKNSF-080-011. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Organization(s):
    United States. Army
    Physical Description:
    61 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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