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(Untitled), 20 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/211/22

Scope and Contents

Telegram from Field Marshal Jan Smuts [Prime Minister of South Africa] to WSC marked "Secret and Personal" congratulating him on his speech in the House of Commons [on 18 January]; stating that it and Anthony Eden's [later Lord Avon, Foreign Secretary] statement will have stemmed public misconceptions concerning the situation in Greece; and that British propaganda has not helped in this respect. Photocopy.


  • Creation: 20 Jan 1945

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T 119/5

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