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War Claims Commission [textual record]. 



Place of creation


1.5 m of textual records.

Scope and content

Series consists of records relating to the financial aspects of the work of the War Claims Commission. These records have become a part of the Department of Finance fonds because of the department's role as a central agency whose terms of reference extend to financial matters across all government activities.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
from 4046 to 4050
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Textual records The finding aid consist of volume number, title and outside dates. 19-161 90 (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

Following recommendations of the Advisory Commission on War Claims, a permanent War Claims Commission was established to make recommendations with respect to the payment of war claims. Payments made out of the War Claims Fund were to receive approval of the Treasury Board before being processed. RG19 General Inventory

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

No further accruals are expected.