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(Untitled), 10 May 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/11/17-18

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Letter from King George VI to WSC advising him to reconsider his choice of [1st] Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken] for Aircraft Production in the Air Ministry; feels there will be repercussions, especially in Canada where the Air Training Scheme will take place. [manuscript].


  • 10 May 1940

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Published: The Churchill War Papers I pp 1286-7

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