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Official: Air Raids Committee., 01 Oct 1917 - 01 Nov 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 27/6

Scope and Contents

Includes committee minutes of statements made by General [Jan] Smuts [South African Representative to the Imperial War Cabinet]; [WSC] Minister of Munitions; [Sir David Henderson] Director General of Military Aeronautics; the Master General of the Ordnance; Major General [Edward] Ashmore; and [1st Lord Cowdray, earlier Weetman Pearson] President of the Air Board. Issues discussed included equipment for home defence and offensive bombing operations.Also includes extracts from War Cabinet minutes on air raids and the defence of London.


  • Creation: 01 Oct 1917 - 01 Nov 1917

Conditions Governing Access



1 item(s) (1 file (36 loose folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

ARC 1st mins and ARC1

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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