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Date: 23 Jun 1944

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Telegram from President Roosevelt to WSC marked "Personal and Secret" in reply to his message regarding Admiral Ernest King's [Commander in Chief United States Fleet and Chief of Naval Operations] request that Admiral Harold Stark [Commander of United States Naval Forces in Europe] should transfer United States vessels from Overlord [invasion of Normandy] to the Mediterranean explaining that this action had met with the approval of the Combined Chiefs of Staff and General Dwight Eisenhower [Supreme Commander Allied Expeditionary Force in Western Europe, United States Army].

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Original Reference: T1344/4 Language: English