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British and French governments joint declaration on Germany and the territorial waters of Norway

Citation: Kerr, Philip Henry (1940) British and French governments joint declaration on Germany and the territorial waters of Norway. No Publisher. (Unpublished)

British and French governments joint declaration on the territorial waters of Norway. German campaign against merchant shipping has sunk 150 neutral ships abrogating previous rules conducting war. Therefore the British and French governments will do what is necessary in order to halt the Germany use of Norway for its material advantage in the prosecuting of the current conflict.

Additional Information: Creators: Philip Henry Kerr (UK Ambassador to US); Recipients: Cordell Hull (US Secretary of State); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Kerr, Philip Henry and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Formal letter, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Norway,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 8 April 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3421 - Naval Operations Neutral Territorial Waters; Project Record ID: A00001458; Related Record IDs: A00001459;

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