War Department

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Main Navy And Munitions Buildings - Munitions Building - Headquarters
... At the time when the Munitions Building was constructed, the War Department was headquartered in the State-War-Navy Building, which was completed in 1888 and located on 17th ... By the 1930s, the War Department was being squeezed out by the Department of State, and the White House was also in need of additional office space ... In August 1939, Secretary of War Harry H ...
LMS Diesel Shunter 7054 - War Department Use
... The locomotive was loaned to the War Department for various periods of time during 1939-1942, which numbered it 26 ... It was withdrawn from LMS stock in May 1943 and sold to the War Department, which then numbered it 225 (70225 from 1944) ...
Camp Gruber - History
... The outbreak of the Second World War in Europe in September 1939 prompted President Franklin D ... The War Department had carefully developed mobilization plans in 1938 and 1939, and in 1941-42 eighty-four new camps were under construction or were approved ... and large available work force were optimum, the War Department considered the state a good site for pilot and infantry training fields ...

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