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(Untitled), 10 Mar 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/71B/121-122

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Telegram from the President of the United States [Franklin Roosevelt] to WSC containing proposals for the simplification of operational Command: suggests that the United States assume all operational responsibility for the Pacific area and comments on implications for decision making; suggests that Britain assume all operational responsibility for the area extending from Singapore to India, the Indian Ocean, the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, Libya and the Mediterranean; suggests that Britain and the United States assume joint responsibility for the North and South Atlantic and for the establishment of a second front in Europe.


  • Creation: 10 Mar 1942

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T 357/2

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