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Erik Ragnar Norberg

Erik Ragnar Norberg, Swedish archivist, historian. Member International Council on Archives (vice president 1993), Royal Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Royal Academy War Sciences (vice president 1994), Royal Academy Naval Sciences, Commission on Military History (president 1991).

Background

  • Norberg, Erik Ragnar was born on December 14, 1942 in Stockholm. Son of Olof Ragnar and Inga Elisabeth (Falk) Norberg.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1972.

    Career

    • Teacher University of Stockholm, Sweden, 1965-1968. Military historian Royal Armed Forces Staff College, Stockholm, 1966-1970. Senior archivist Fortifications Administration, 1971-1979, United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Vienna, 1973-1975, Royal Military Archives, Stockholm, 1979-1982, director, 1982-1991.

      Director general National Archives, since 1991. Consultant United Nations Educational, Libya, 1990.

    Membership

    Member International Council on Archives (vice president 1993), Royal Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Royal Academy War Sciences (vice president 1994), Royal Academy Naval Sciences, Commission on Military History (president 1991).

    Personality

    Interests

    Yachting, skiing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Birgitta Olsson, March 28, 1969. Children: Peter, Johan.
    • father: Olof Ragnar Norberg
    • mother: Inga Elisabeth (Falk) Norberg
    • spouse: Birgitta Olsson
    • children: Peter Norberg
    • Johan Norberg
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    Born December 14, 1942
    (age 74)
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    • 1972
      University Stockholm
    • 1965 - 1968
      Teacher, University of Stockholm
      Sweden
    • 1966 - 1970
      military historian Royal Armed Forces Staff College
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1971 - 1979
      senior, archivist Fortifications Administration
    • 1973 - 1975
      senior, archivist Fortifications Administration
      Vienna, Virginia, United States
    • 1979 - 1982
      senior, archivist Fortifications Administration
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1991
      director, general National Archives