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Official: War Cabinet: Foreign Office cables., 15 Sep 1917 - 16 Sep 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 27/23

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Includes copies of telegrams from Foreign Office representatives including: Sir Rennell Rodd [later 1st Lord Rennell, British Ambassador to Italy]; Sir Horace Rumbold [British Minister in Switzerland] (3); [Esme] Howard [British Minister in Sweden] on subjects including the Swedish press and Great Britain's mistrust of the Swedish navy (14); Hugh Gurney; Sir Walter Townley [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to the Queen of the Netherlands] on subjects including the press (22); Sir Cecil Spring-Rice [British Ambassador to the United States] on subjects including trade agreements with Norway (16); [1st] Lord Bertie [British Ambassador to France] (3); Sir George Barclay [British Minister in Romania](3); Beilby Alston [British Charge d'Affaires in Peking, later Beijing, China] on ship-building; Sir George Buchanan [British Ambassador to Russia] on the threat of civil war in Russia and the arrest of General Korniloff (3); Sir Mansfeldt Findlay [Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary Norway] (4); Alfred Mitchell-Inness [British Minister to Uruguay]; Ernest Rennie [British Minister to Peru]; Charles Bayley [British Consul to the United States]; Dayrell Crackanthorpe; Harold Lyle; Sir Claude Mallet [Minister Plenipotentiary at Panama]; [Herbert] Cummins [British representative to Mexico] (2); Sir Charles Marling [British Minister in Teheran, Iran]; and Sir Reginald Wingate [High Commissioner of Egypt].Also includes copies of Foreign Office telegrams to the individuals mentioned above and to Arthur Peel [Minister Plenipotentiary in Brazil].


  • Creation: 15 Sep 1917 - 16 Sep 1917

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