Re: Question for Dave Kerr
This site provides a very concise description of
But it erroneously state that MRs are available
from the NARA in College Park.In fact, the source
is the source is the NPRC in St. Louis, from whom
they are available for a fee.
After Action Reports describe a unit's activities
in the preceeding month in narrative form.
Thus, if you wanted to know the combat history of
a particular Army Infantry Regiment, you would request
the AARs.Also, at the Army Division level, Operations Reports were generated monthly.These are particularly useful as well. Both AARs and Operations Reports are
available for a fee from the NARA:
I can provide example of all three of the documents
if you are interested.