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(Untitled), 16 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/211/6-7

Scope and Contents

Telegram from Field Marshal Jan Smuts [Prime Minister of South Africa] to WSC marked "Top Secret and Personal" expressing his hope that the situation in Greece will improve; stating that he feels sorry for King George II of Greece and advises WSC to remain friendly with him; giving his views regarding the future political make-up of the Balkans and the Mediterranean; and praising WSC for his recent visit to Athens [Greece]. Photocopy.


  • 16 Jan 1945

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Former / Other Reference

T 105/5

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