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Journal and accompanying papers, 1940-10-25 - 1940-11-19

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 5/37

Scope and Contents

ELS's journal kept following "Operation Menace", the Anglo-French landings at Dakar [Senegal], including a large number of copies of telegrams and correspondence from the same period between ELS and individuals including: Major Desmond Morton [Personal Assistant to Winston Churchill]; MS; General Charles de Gaulle, Chief of Free French.

Also includes aerial photographs of the Dakar expedition.


  • Creation: 1940-10-25 - 1940-11-19

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


1 volume(s)

2 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

SPRS 2/7

Date information

DateText: The journal dates from 29 October onwards.

Finding aid date

2006-11-09 17:06:09.123000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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