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Notebook, 1916-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/14

Scope and Contents

Includes: note of a conversation with Georges Clemenceau on subjects including the disadvantages of diverting French troops to Salonika [Thessaloniki, Greece], avoiding premature attacks on the Western front, France's requirement of further financial help, and the effects of the battle of Verdun; note of a conversation with 2nd Lord Esher [earlier Reginald Brett] on French views of Salonika, on likely requests for a British offensive to relieve pressure on French troops at Verdun and the growing influence of the French peace party; notes on British and French intelligence work at Salonika.


  • 1916-05

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 volume(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 114

Related Materials

See also LSA's diary, AMEL 7/13.

Finding aid date

2003-06-12 15:59:14.107000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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