The War Production Board (WPB) was an agency of the United States
government that supervised war production during World War II. President
War Production Board , former U.S. government agency, established by
executive order to direct war production and the procurement of materials in.
War Production Board (WPB), former U.S. government agency, established (Jan.,
1942) by executive order to direct war production and the procurement of ...
War Production Board definition, the board (1942–45) that supervised and
regulated the production and sale of matériel essential to the logistics of World
In an attempt to coordinate government war agencies Roosevelt created the War
Production Board in 1942 and later in 1943 the Office of War Mobilization.
Records of the War Production Board [WPB] in the holdings of the U.S. National
Archives and Records Administration. From the Guide to Federal Records in the ...
May 17, 2012 ... The War Production Board (WPB) was established in 1942 by executive order of
Franklin D. Roosevelt. The purpose of the board was to ...
There is established within the Office for Emergency Management of the
Executive Office of the President a War Production Board, hereinafter referred to
as the ...
He therefore created the War Production Board in January 1942 to coordinate
mobilization, and in 1943 an Office of War Mobilization was established to ...
Abstract: This collection consists of official records of the New England Regional
Branch of the War Production Board. Much of the correspondence involves ...