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Official: War Cabinet: Foreign Office cables., 28 Aug 1917 - 31 Aug 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 27/19

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Includes copies of telegrams from Foreign Office representatives including: Sir Walter Townley [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to the Queen of the Netherlands] with details of items in the press (16); Sir Reginald Wingate [High Commissioner of Egypt] (3); Sir Arthur Hardinge [British Ambassador to Spain]; Sir Cecil Spring-Rice [British Ambassador to the United States] on subjects including Dutch ships and supplies from the United States (13); [Esme] Howard [British Minister in Sweden] (7); Dayrell Crackanthorpe on dealings with the Greek government (5); Sir George Barclay [British Minister in Romania]; Sir George Buchanan [British Ambassador to Russia] on dealings with the Russian government (3); Charles Bayley [British Consul to the United States]; Sir Reginald Tower [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary in Argentina] (3); [Herbert] Cummins [British representative to Mexico]; [1st] Lord Bertie [British Ambassador to France] (5); George Raymond [British Consul at Corfu, Greece]; Beilby Alston [British Charge d'Affaires in Peking, later Beijing, China]; Sir Horace Rumbold [British Minister in Switzerland]; Sir Mansfeldt Findlay [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary Norway] on subjects including a grain shortage in the United States (4); George Grahame [Counsellor to the British Embassy in Paris, France] and Harold Lyle.Also includes copies of Foreign Office telegrams to the individuals mentioned above.


  • Creation: 28 Aug 1917 - 31 Aug 1917

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