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Official: War Cabinet: notes and correspondence., 20 Jan 1940 - [May] [1940]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 23/3

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: defence organisation, as in the procedures of the Military Co-ordination Committee and Chiefs of Staff Committee; Lord Halifax [earlier Lord Irwin and Edward Wood, Foreign Secretary] on his disapproval of a broadcast by WSC [First Lord of the Admiralty] on neutral countries; extracts from the press on foreign reaction to WSC's broadcast on neutrals; notes from Cabinet, including WSC and Neville Chamberlain [Prime Minister] on subjects including laying minefields off Norway; draft list of Cabinet appointments by [WSC].


  • Creation: 20 Jan 1940 - [May] [1940]

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1 volume(s) (1 bound volume (41 folios))

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