United Nations War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) Archive

The UNWCC archive contains documentation relating to the handling of war crimes by the Allied powers between 1943 and 1949, including: lists of alleged war criminals, files of charges brought against them, minutes of meetings, reports, correspondence, trial transcripts and other related materials.


You can view details of the contents of the UNWCC archive and download finding aids via The Wiener Library's catalogue.

Please note that access to the individual archive files themselves is not available online. Researchers can browse a digital copy of the archive via a computer terminal in The Wiener Library's Reading Room in Russell Square, London. Please contact The Wiener Library (info@wienerlibrary.co.uk) to make an appointment to visit them. Various conditions apply for visitors to The Wiener Library - see 'Using the Library' for more information.)


If you experience any difficulties in using this eResource please call the Library HelpDesk on extension 27200 or email library@sheffield.ac.uk.