Official: War Cabinet: Supreme War Council and Allied Conversations.

Reference code: CHAR 27/53

Part of: CHAR 27
Next record: CHAR 27/54
Previous record: CHAR 27/52

Date: 01 Dec 1917 - 03 Dec 1918

Scope/content:

Includes minutes of meetings of the Supreme War Council at Versailles [France]. French representatives include [Georges] Clemenceau [Prime Minister of France], General [Ferdinand] Foch, Chief of Staff, Major-General [Maxime] Weygand. British representatives include David Lloyd George [Prime Minister], Arthur Balfour [Foreign Secretary], Sir Eric Geddes [First Lord of the Admiralty], [1st] Lord Milner, General Sir William Robertson [Chief of Imperial General Staff until 1918], General Sir Henry Wilson [Chief of Imperial General Staff 1918 onwards], Major-General Sir George Macdonogh [Adjutant-General to the Forces]. Italian representatives include [Vittorio] Orlando and United States representatives include Colonel [Edward] House and [Major-General Tasker] Bliss. The terms of the armistice with Germany and Austria-Hungary were discussed and clauses formulated regarding various aspects including the Western and Eastern fronts, reparations and the treatment of the ex-Kaiser [Wilhelm II].

Keywords

UKAT

Geographic

Other details

Access:

Open

Physical: 1 file (188 loose folios)
Publication: Alternative format:
Original Reference: Language: