Series MILSTAM - Military Staff Memorandum

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Military Staff Memorandum


  • 1961 - 1969 (Creation)

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Military Staff Memorandum

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The normal form of written communication at staff level within the IMS or from IMS members to staff members outside the IMS. The views in these documents are those of the originator and do not carry the authority nor reflect the official view of the Director of any IMS division/office. Used to convey summary staff reports of meetings, conferences, working groups, etc., to interested staff agencies.

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Controlled and serially numbered consecutively on an annual basis by the Support Office of the origination division/office (ex., MILSTAM(LOG)-146-68) or numbered by division and date (ex., MILSTAM(P&P) 120868).

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NATO publicly disclosed information is available for research and education purposes. Any commercial use requires the written permission of NATO. Please credit the NATO Archives should any documents be used for publication. Guidelines for the proper citation of NATO publicly disclosed information can be found on the NATO Archives website (

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Only 1 out of 186 documents has been downgraded to NATO UNCLASSIFIED and has been publicly disclosed which have been produced between 1963 - 1969.

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