Official: Prime Minister: Personal telegrams from Atlantic Meeting (Riviera) [at Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Canada] (copies).

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Date: Aug 1941

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CHAR 20/48/1 Telegram from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] advising that Anthony Eden [Foreign Secretary, later 1st Lord Avon] should be strict with General Charles de Gaulle [Chief of Free French], General Georges Catroux [Commander-in-Chief, Free French in the Levant] and the Free French who might otherwise interfere in Syria. 06 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/2 Telegram from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] asking him to discourage Mackenzie King [Prime Minister of Canada] from joining him in Newfoundland. 07 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/3 Telegram from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] requesting 1st Lord Beaverbrook [Minister of Supply, earlier Max Aitken] to join him in the United States. 07 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/4 Telegram from WSC to King George VI "I have arrived safely". 08 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/5-7 Telegrams from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] listing discussions with [Franklin Roosevelt] President of the United States [at Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Canada]; agreement on Pilgrim [codename for Allied operation to seize the Canary Islands]; with draft ultimatum to Japan and draft declaration of post- war aims [Atlantic Charter, for War Cabinet approval. 11 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/8-10 Telegrams from WSC to the Foreign Office listing discussions with [Franklin Roosevelt], President of the United States [at Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Canada] on subjects including: a request for Allied protection from Dr Antonio de Oliveira Salazar [President of the Council of Ministers, Portugal] for himself and his Government in case of German aggression; operation Pilgrim [codename for Allied operation to seize the Canary Islands]; draft ultimatum to Japan. 11 Aug 1941 - 12 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/11-16 Telegrams from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] with joint declaration by Britain and the United States to Stalin on Lend-Lease scheme; with Press release about meeting [and the Atlantic Charter], plans for remainder of visit and the War Cabinet's reply to the charter. 12 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/17 Telegram from WSC to King George VI on completion of discussions with [Franklin Roosevelt], President of the United States [at Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Canada]. 14 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/18-19 Telegrams from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] on delivery of joint declarations to press [of the Atlantic Charter] and to Stalin. 14 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/20 Telegram from WSC to the Lord Privy Seal [Clement Attlee] on possible meetings with Robert Menzies [Prime Minister of Australia], General Jan Smuts [Prime Minister of South Africa], Peter Fraser [Prime Minister of New Zealand] and Mackenzie King [Prime Minister of Canada]. 15 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/21-22 Telegrams from WSC to the Minister of Information [Brendan Bracken] on the United States broadcast [of Atlantic Charter] being timed to avoid premature release of information to the German press, and films of the meeting [at Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, Canada]. 16 Aug 1941
CHAR 20/48/23 Old file cover. Aug 1941