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Copy of a letter from WSC to Sir Kingsley Wood, 31 Oct 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/402/25

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Copy of a letter from WSC to Sir Kingsley Wood asking him to become Chairman of the Conservative Research Department in the light of Neville Chamberlain's resignation. WSC explains that the work of the department was suspended so that the staff could undertake war work, that the framework of the organisation needs to remain and that political insight is needed for the role of chairman.Carbon typescript signed in pencil.


  • Creation: 31 Oct 1940

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