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Literary: The Second World War, Volume 4 "The Hinge of Fate", Chapter 13 "Madagascar"., 1942 - Nov 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 4/265

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Includes typescript and galley proofs of Chapter 13 "Madagascar" (provisionally entitled "The Bay of Bengal. Madagascar") annotated with suggested amendments and corrections by various people including Denis Kelly, William Deakin, WSC, Charles Wood, Sir Edward Marsh, Emery Reves [earlier Imre Revesz], 1st Lord Ismay, [George] Gordon Allen, Sir Norman Brook [later 1st Lord Normanbrook, Secretary to the Cabinet], and Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Pownall.Also includes some source material including: notes from Pownall, Kelly and Allen; maps of operations in Madagascar (May 1942); and galley proofs of telegrams.Most of the material in the file dates to 1949 - 1950.


  • Creation: 1942 - Nov 1950

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