Official: War Cabinet: Prime Minister's Directives.

Reference code: CHAR 23/4

Part of: CHAR 23
Next record: CHAR 23/5
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Date: 27 Jun 1940 - 30 Dec 1940

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Printed directives by the Prime Minister, WSC, on subjects including: War Cabinet arrangements; the brevity of reports; the unlikelihood of invasion from the sea, including a note by Sir Dudley Pound, 1st Sea Lord; draft notes on defence against invasion, including notes by the Chiefs of Staff; the priority of the air force; strengthening the army; munitions; the reinforcement of Malta; relations with Vichy France in the Mediterranean; strengthening the forces in the Mediterranean; the outlook for 1941, with the United States; the organisation of Civil Committees; organisation for post-war reconstruction.

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Open

Physical: 1 bound volume (14 folios, including pamphlets)
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Reference Record Date
CHAR 23/4/11 War Cabinet Paper 08 Dec 1940