The history of political organizations as an important part of the Modern Military Staff Organization countries by the history of political organizations in various wars, summing up the history of war experience, reduce or prevent further before the error occurred, as a future battle of warning. Germany is the first set Modern Military Staff organizations of the country, the early 19th century, the Germans began to attach importance to study the history of war, in the late 19th century, world powers such as the United States, Japan, Russia, France and other countries of the Military Staff Organization began to set up the compilation of the relevant units of war history.
China since ancient times, although historiographer responsible for the record of the official history, but did not specifically record information about the military history of the organization, are scattered about the military''s record in the the vast history books group or personal writings, until the late Qing Dynasty set Modern Military Staff Organization military consultative government, Chinastarted a unit specifically responsible for compiling the history of war. After the establishment of the National Government, the establishment of the Military Committee, which consists of Staff Committee (or the name of the General Staff, the General Staff Office), which shall be in charge of the responsibility to have a negative codification of war history, 1928 to the General Staff Headquarters, the Office of General Services of the Ministry responsible for the codification of war history, while also setting the "war history codification group", 1938, adapted for the military orders the Ministry, the first responsibility of the Office Search compiled the history of warfare, the second Office is responsible for search compiled enemy war history, also set the War History compilation Committee is responsible for search compiled Anti-Japanese War History.
Post War, the reorganization of the Military Commission of the Department of Defense, the establishment of the responsibility of the Department of Defense the the Bureau of History Data is responsible for search compiled history of warfare, later renamed the purposes burst Bureau of Military History, 1949, because of the fit of the civil war between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party of the battle Cabinet downsizing staff, Bureau of Military History downsizing as Department of Military History.
Department of Military History fewer posts than before, but Department of Military History at the period in the military "anti - communism resists Russia retake the mainland" the beginning of the stage, you need to edit a lot of the "bandits", landing and anti-landing, positive publicity to the National Government history books, because of the lack of preparation of personnel, and Chiang Kai-shek military senior increasing emphasis on the history of political education, learn functions due to the hope that by the history of governance, and strengthen the military and combat power of the spirit of the general population, July , 1957, Department of Military History the re-expansion the Bureau of Military History, the Bureau of Military History period, continue to implement an historian at the period of the business, the officers also increase or decrease, compared to Department of Military History still more; simultaneously because the implementation of an historian has long been accumulated many files, so the establishment of a "national army CRR, as the permanent preservation of the archives of the national army units. Later, in response to the needs of the national army to implement streamlined text, May 1, 1973, the Bureau of Military History l and the Bureau of Compilation and Translation merger for Bureau of military History Compilation and Trnslation Ministry.
This paper studies time of the 1946 Department of Defense Bureau of Historical Data was established on May 1, 1973, until the Bureau of Military History and the Compilation and Translation Bureau of the Department of Defense history of the organization and powers of the prewar States military history political history of political organizations will be a little narrative. In this paper, can be divided into three parts, this article attempts to clarify the the prewar country''s military history political organization''s name, Responsibilities, compilation, first of all the national army during the history of political organizations name vary. Second, trying to clarify the post-war history of political organization evolved through the expansion, downsizing and re-expansion of reason, and description of the post-war country''s military history political organization the size of your organization, staffing, administrative systems, training systems and other systems; Third, trying to rebuild Before the war, the the codification history books of the post-war country''s military history political organization processes, methods.