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Duke of Windsor, 1945-10 - 1946-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 4/17

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with representatives of Buckingham Palace and Foreign Office on the duke [earlier Edward Prince of Wales, and King Edward VIII], with correspondents including: Sir Alan Lascelles [Private Secretary to King George VI] on subjects including a visit to London by General Jean de Lattre de Tassigny, hospitality to be offered to the Windsors during their visit to London, Windsor’s character and his future life in the United States (3); Lord Duncannon [later 10th Lord Bessborough], British Embassy, Paris (2); [John] Nicholas Henderson, Assistant Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary; Sir Eric Mieville [Assistant Private Secretary to the King]; Sir [Horace] Anthony Rumbold, Foreign Office, on whether Windsor should be invited to a meeting of the British and French Associations for the Advancement of Science.


  • 1945-10 - 1946-10

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


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Finding aid date

2012-11-28 10:56:03.837000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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