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(Untitled), 01 Jul 1944 - 30 Jul 1944

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/153/1

Scope and Contents

Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, July 1944.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: members of the Cabinet and other government ministers; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; senior civil servants, including Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; the Chiefs of Staff; "C" [Major General Sir Stewart Menzies, Head of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service]; Major General Robert Laycock [Chief of Combined Operations]; General Sir Bedell Smith [Chief of Staff Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe].Subjects covered by the minutes include: air raid sirens; Yugoslav matters; the aftermath of D Day; poison gas; proposed committee on medals; oil questions; the Italian administration; Turkish entry into the war; persecution of Jews in Hungary; flying bombs; Greek affairs; the campaign in South East Asia; the Jewish brigade.

Dates

  • 01 Jul 1944 - 30 Jul 1944

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright: Crown

Extent

1 item(s) (1 39, [1]p)

Language of Materials

English

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