Public and Political: General: Political: correspondence and papers on the use, capabilities and production of .282, .280, .300 (American "Garand") rifles.

Reference code: CHUR 2/34

Part of: CHUR 2
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Date: May 1951 - Jul 1951

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Correspondents include: Antony Head (2); Sir Austin Low; Richard Fort. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from secretaries Jane Portal [later Lady Williams of Elvel] and Elizabeth Gilliatt.

Also includes: copies of the House of Lords official report (15 December 1950 and 23 January 1951) and Hansard (5 and 6 July 1951); copies of letters to the Daily Telegraph from Martin Redmayne and Major-General Sir Campbell Clarke; copy of statement by Emanuel Shinwell, Minister of Defence.

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