Public and Political: General: Political: correspondence and papers on Germany.

Reference code: CHUR 2/40A-B

Part of: CHUR 2
Next record: CHUR 2/41
Previous record: CHUR 2/39

Date: Jun 1946 - Feb 1951

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Correspondents include: Terence Garvey (Foreign Office); Robert Kempner, Deputy United States Chief of Counsel, International Military Trials, Nuremberg [Germany] on war crimes; Alexander Spearman; Lord Malcolm Douglas-Hamilton; 1st Lord Layton on talks with Konrad Adenauer [Federal Chancellor] and Kurt Schumacher [Socialist Leader]. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from secretary Chips Gemmell and William Deakin [WSC's literary assistant].

Subjects covered by the file include: conditions in Germany; Soviet policy; the economic position; communist activity; rearmament.

Also includes: papers on Germany becoming "a member of the British Empire"; copies of the United States opening statement in the case against various Nazi diplomats and Nazi documents on the liquidation of the Jews.

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Physical: 2 files (340 loose folios)
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