Law Officers’ Department - Collection Items - Jersey Heritage

The Law Officers’ Department files contain a number of records relating to the Occupation of Jersey. The files are inscribed on the UNESCO UK Memory of the World Register.


The Law Officers’ Department files contain a number of records relating to the Occupation of Jersey. These files are included in the main filing sequence D/Z/H5 and relate to a wide variety of subjects, including: Jewish businesses, rationing, German war graves, German orders and minutes of the States of Jersey. This collection also contains a number of files in German that are assumed to have belonged to the Feldcommandant. The files relate to: entertainment, deportations, fuel rationing, Organisation Todt and requisitioning.

 

The collection also includes prosecutions of local civilians within the Field Command and Troop Courts which can be found in the Online Archive.