Journal and accompanying papers, 1940-10-25 - 1940-11-19
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.
- 1940-10-25 - 1940-11-19
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
DateText: The journal dates from 29 October onwards.
Finding aid date
Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository
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