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Correspondence between First Lord of the Admiralty Churchill and US Ambassador to UK Kennedy

Citation: Churchill, Winston Leonard (1939) Correspondence between First Lord of the Admiralty Churchill and US Ambassador to UK Kennedy. No Publisher. (Unpublished)

Notes by Churchill supporting the US desire to keep belligerents out of US waters, with a 300 mile limit. Poses some difficulties in accepting US decision if monitored by a weak neutral naval force, and supports the idea that the war should be kept away from the waters off the Americas.

Additional Information: Creators: Winston Leonard Churchill (First Lord of the Admiralty); Recipients: Kennedy (US Ambassador to UK); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Churchill, Winston Leonard and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Notes, United of States of America, The Americas, United Kingdom,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 5 October 1939 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3420 - Naval Patrols Pan American Part I; Project Record ID: A00001298;

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