Reference code: CHAR 20/52/74-75

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Date: 16 Jun 1942

Scope/content:

Letter from WSC to King George VI requesting that Anthony Eden, Foreign Secretary [later 1st Lord Avon] be made Prime Minister in the event of WSC's death [during his visit to Washington, United States]; includes note by [Denis Kelly, literary assistant to WSC, on publication of the letter in "The Second World War"].