Interwar Period
(1918-1938)
Table of Contents

Soviet Union

Soviet Armed Forces Manpower Statistics – 1 October 1924

United States of America

US Color Coded War Plans (1904-1939)

Mexican War Plan (1919) (1.4 MB)

Naval Mission, War Plan White (1920) (443 KB PDF)

Emergency Plan White (1923) (25 MB PDF)

War Plan Violet (1925~) (910 KB PDF)

War Plan Green No. 2 (1927) (1.6 MB PDF)

War Plan Tan (1929~) (2.5 MB PDF)

Armament for Naval Aircraft (May 1934) (1.73 MB PDF)

White House Documents

1933 USN Budget Cuts document chain for FDR (April 1933) (1.32 MB PDF)
Memorandum to FDR on Torpedo Manufacturing (Spring 1937) (812~ kb PDF)
High Speed Destroyer (Aluminum) (5 January 1938) (359 kb PDF)
Memo to FDR on Shipbuilding Delays (Winter/Spring 1938) (579 kb PDF)
Memo to FDR on Italian Views on the 1936 Treaty Escalation Clause (24 March 1938) (592 kb PDF)
Memo to FDR on Small Boat Competition (16 November 1938) (375 kb PDF)
Memo to FDR on US vs UK Shipbuilding Times (23 November 1938) (294 kb PDF)

Treaties of the Interwar Period

Washington Naval Treaty (1923) (2.69 MB PDF)

First London Naval Treaty (1930) (3.14 MB PDF)

Anglo-German Naval Agreement (1935)

Second London Naval Treaty (1936) (2.80 MB PDF)

Newspapers of the Period

Mr. Churchill on his Escape from a Taxi-Cab (1931)