Official: Admiralty: War Cabinet papers by WSC.

Reference code: CHAR 19/8

Part of: CHAR 19
Previous record: CHAR 19/7

Date: Jan 1940 - May 1940

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CHAR 19/8/1 List of papers by the First Lord of the Admiralty [WSC], giving reference number and subject. 1940
CHAR 19/8/2 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on broadcasting of shipping losses. 11 Jan 1940
CHAR 19/8/3 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on German attacks on Swedish and Norwegian shipping. 25 Jan 1940
CHAR 19/8/4 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on Scapa Flow [Orkney Islands, Scotland], containing an independent account by Sir Archibald Sinclair [later 1st Lord Thurso]. 23 Jan 1940
CHAR 19/8/5-6 Typed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on the "Asama Maru" incident, attaching a telegram from the Commander-in-Chief, China [?Admiral Sir Percy Noble]. 04 Feb 1940
CHAR 19/8/7 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on [1st] Lord Stamp's [Adviser on Economic Co-ordination to Ministerial Committee] paper regarding the war effort. [annotated by WSC: "where is it?"]. 07 Feb 1940
CHAR 19/8/8 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on Scapa Flow [Orkney Islands, Scotland], with comments prepared by the Civil Lord [Captain Austin Hudson]. 13 Feb 1940
CHAR 19/8/9 Printed memorandum by WSC for the War Cabinet on degaussing [demagnetisation] of merchant ships. 15 Mar 1940
CHAR 19/8/10-11 Typed note by WSC for the War Cabinet headed "Palestine land measures", circulating a copy of a telegram from Dr [Chaim] Weizmann [President of the World Zionist Organisation and Jewish Agency for Palestine]. 24 Feb 1940
CHAR 19/8/12 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet repeating a telegram from the Chief Secretary to Government of United Provices [?Francis Mudie] to Secretary of State for India [2nd Lord Zetland, earlier Lord Ronaldshay] on a riot at Nawabganj, India. 24 Feb 1940
CHAR 19/8/13 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on planned joint Naval mining operations with the French, involving the Royal Marines. 04 Mar 1940
CHAR 19/8/14-15 Typed memorandum by WSC for the War Cabinet on publication of shipping losses. 26 Apr 1940
CHAR 19/8/16 Printed note by WSC for the War Cabinet on "Survey of Employment (Engineering, Motor and Aircraft Group)". 04 May 1940