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Critchfield, James H. (1917-2003)

Critchfield, James H. (1917-2003)
Historical Note
James H. Critchfield was a United States Army officer during World War II who remained in Germany and Austria as an army intelligence officer and joined the newly formed Central Intelligence Agency where he was the principal CIA officer working with the Gehlen Organization until its emergence as the Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND).He was born January 30, 1917 and graduated from North Dakota State University. He retired from the CIA in 1974 and died April 23, 2003. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/James H. Critchfield.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
James H. Critchfield Papers, 1941-2003
Unprocessed Holdings
James Critchfield papers Addition, 1941-1987
Digital Content
Correspondence between Heinz Herre and James Critchfield
Date Index to the Diary of Heinz Danko Herre
Diary of Heinz Danko Herre, May 1949-April 1950
Name Index to the Diary of Heinz Danko Herre