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Official: Aerial Operations Committee., 26 Sep 1917 - 06 Oct 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 27/5

Scope and Contents

Includes committee minutes of statements made by General [Jan] Smuts [South African Representative to the Imperial War Cabinet]; Admiral [John] Jellicoe [Chief of Naval Staff], [17th] Lord Derby [earlier Edward Stanley, Secretary of State for War], WSC, Minister of Munitions, and [1st] Lord Cowdray [earlier Weetman Pearson, President of the Air Board]. Issues discussed included aircraft output, a scheme for the transfer of skilled men to aircraft production, air raids and the bombing of Germany.


  • Creation: 26 Sep 1917 - 06 Oct 1917

Conditions Governing Access



1 item(s) (1 file (15 loose folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

AOC 1st mins and AOC 1 to 2

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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