Official: War and Air: correspondence, minutes, notes, and other papers.

Reference code: CHAR 16/71

Part of: CHAR 16
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Date: 31 Dec 1920 - 31 Jan 1921

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Correspondents include: Colonel Walter Kirke [Deputy Director Military Operations]; Sir Archibald Sinclair [later 1st Lord Thurso, Personal Military Secretary to the Secretary State for War] (4); Secretary to the Cabinet [Sir Maurice Hankey].

Also includes minutes and notes from WSC to some of those mentioned above and to Chief of Imperial General Staff [General Sir Henry Wilson]; a map of Persia [later Iran]; WSC's notes on a visit to Paris [France] and talks with Alexandre Millerand [President of the French Republic]; copy of resolutions passed by the League of Nations' assembly.

Subjects include: Persian affairs, including the cost of the South Persian Rifles and communications to Isfahan [Esfahan] from the Persian Gulf; comments on a history of World War I; Russian trade; and intelligence regarding the Bolsheviks' military organisation.

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