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(Untitled), 09 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/195A/17

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Typescript note from General Leslie Hollis [Senior Military Assistant Secretary to the War Cabinet] (Offices of the War Cabinet, Great George Street, SW1) to John Martin [Prime Minister's Principal Private Secretary] marked "confidential" referring to WSC's request for Major Maurice Ashley to supply him with a note on the Japanese army, stating that this approach should be made through the Director of Military Intelligence, and suggesting either an official approach through the DMI or a private letter by WSC to Major Ashley Initialled With manuscript annotation of 10 Jan 1945 by ?John Martin indicating that he has contacted Ashley by telephone, and that Ashley will talk to the DMI before supplying the note.


  • Creation: 09 Jan 1945

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