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Speeches: House of Commons: Speech notes and Hansard., 11 Feb 1943 - 27 Jul 1943

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/159

Scope and Contents

Typescript speaking notes [with handwritten annotations by WSC], "Hansard" and press cuttings for WSC's speech (11 Feb 1943) on the War Situation, including the Casablanca Conference, the Battle of the Atlantic, War in the Far East, North Africa, (praising General Sir Bernard Montgomery [Commander, Eighth Army]). Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6742 - 55.Extract from "Hansard" on WSC's short statement (24 Mar 1943) on the Tunisian Campaign. Published: Complete Speeches VII, p 6765.Extract from "Hansard" on WSC's short statement (30 Mar 1943) on the Tunisian Campaign. Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6765 - 6.Typescript of WSC's statement (31 Mar 1943) on the Hours of Sitting of the Houses of Parliament, Secret Session, including a letter by Leslie Rowan [Private Secretary to WSC].Extract from "Hansard" on WSC's short statements (7 Apr 1943) on assistance for refugees in the British Empire and victory in the Tunisian Campaign. Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6768 - 9.Typescript speaking notes [with handwritten annotations by WSC], with extract from "Hansard " and press cuttings on WSC's speech (8 June 1943) on the War Situation, including in North Africa, and the formation of the French National Committee of Liberation, following WSC's visit to Washington [United States] and North Africa. Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6786 - 92.Cutting from the "Daily Telegraph" on WSC's tribute (6 July 1943) to General Wladyslaw Sikorski [Prime Minister, Polish Government and Commander-in-Chief, Polish Army], following his death in an air crash at Gibraltar. Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6803 - 04.Typescript speaking notes [with handwritten annotations by WSC], with extract from "Hansard" and press cuttings for WSC's speech (27 July 1943) on the fall of Benito Mussolini. Published: Complete Speeches VII, pp 6809 - 6812.

Dates

  • 11 Feb 1943 - 27 Jul 1943

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

1 file(s) (1 bound file, 153 folios)

Language of Materials

English

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