Reference code: CHAR 20/52/1-5

Part of: CHAR 20/52
Next record: CHAR 20/52/6-9

Date: 12 Jan 1942

Scope/content:

Letter from WSC to 1st Lord Beaverbrook [Minister of Supply, earlier Max Aitken] on the importance of the import deal with the United States and refusing to accept his resignation [Beaverbrook's letter enclosed]. Also note by Denis Kelly [literary assistant to WSC] on using the letters and also folios 6-10 in ["The Second World War"] (1949).