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(Untitled), Aug 1916

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/75/1-158

Scope and Contents

Dardanelles Commission of Inquiry: draft of WSC's statement on operations to the end of the first phase. Manuscript in WSC's hand and typescript. Includes: (at folio 3) letter of 23 Aug 1916 from Alexander MacCallum Scott to WSC enclosing a suggested synopsis of his main points (at folios 5-8) and advising him on how to treat the decision to abandon the naval assault.


  • Aug 1916

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP (except letter)


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Language of Materials



Letter published: Winston S Churchill III, p 805 (part); Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume III, Part 2, pp 1546-7

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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