Reference code: CHAR 20/167/26-27

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Date: 19 Jun 1944

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Telegram from General Sir Harold Alexander [later Lord Alexander of Tunis, Commander in Chief of the Allied Troops in Italy] to WSC marked "Top Secret and Personal" informing him of his plan to attack the remaining German Army in Italy, claiming that this army is in a "grave state of exhaustion" and declaring that he can destroy the remaining two armies in Italy and that then the way will then be open to them to march on Vienna [Austria] Copy.

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Original Reference: T1322/4 Language: English