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Mapping and Survey Office of The German Army High Command Collection

Identifier: RG 379

Scope and Contents

Bound volumes of published maps, plans, and geographical information about localities in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, prepared by the German General Staff for military use during World War II. Includes country, city, highway and naval maps, lists of towns, statistical information on Jews and Jewish populations in various cities. Countries and regions include Great Britain, Greece, Iceland, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Luxembourg, Malta, Morocco, Near East, Netherlands, Northeast Africa, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Rumania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Ukraine.


  • Creation: 1940 - 1943


Biographical / Historical

German name: Abteilung fur Kriegskarten u. Vormessungswesen (Oberkommando der Wehrmacht).


6.75 Linear Feet (13 5"lgl, 1 2.5"lgl)

Language of Materials