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Importance of certain Pacific islands to HMG

Citation: Illegible (1936) Importance of certain Pacific islands to HMG. No Publisher, usdc. (Unpublished)

Importance of certain Pacific islands to HMG. Details on investigation by HMS Leith and HMS Wellington, and discusses US intent on claiming sovereignty of Christmas Island.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: Illegible (UK Embassy Official to US); Recipients: J.G. Hibbert (UK Colonial Office Official); Writing format: Manuscript;
Creators: Illegible, and
Subjects: Politics
Latin American Studies
Keywords: Minutes, United of States of America, United Kingdom, *British Western Pacific Territories (British colony) [SOME ISLANDS UNDER DISPUTE BETWEEN UK AND USA],
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
  • 27 November 1936 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: CO 323/ 1402/ 2 - Sovereignty and strategic importance of Pacific islands: suitability as air bases; Project Record ID: A00001069;


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