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FOI disclosure log 2007

Forged documents - investigation findings

In July 2005, it was discovered that a number of files held at The National Archives contained forged documents. These files related to the Second World War. This resulted in a thorough internal investigation, the findings of which are available below.

Digital preservation

Request for information about The National Archives' expenditure on digital preservation.

Datasets preserved by The National Digital Archive of Datasets

Request for information about datasets preserved by The National Archives, via The National Digital Archive of Datasets (NDAD).

Timetable for release of post-World War I service records

Request for information about the timetable for release of post-World War I service records.

Temporary return of documents to transferring government department

Request for information about the movement of a file between The National Archives and the transferring government department.

Archival integrity of records held in the archive

Request for information about a) the transfer process for files deposited in the archive and b) the possible removal of documents from a file.

Decision to store original records off-site

Request for information about the basis on which The National Archives decides to store certain records off-site.

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