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Cover note and notes on a conversation between British Ambassador to Japan with Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs on Japan's negotiations with the US

Citation: Illegible (1940) Cover note and notes on a conversation between British Ambassador to Japan with Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs on Japan's negotiations with the US. No Publisher, us. (Unpublished)

Cover note and notes on a conversation between British Ambassador to Japan, Sir Craigie, with Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Tojo, on negotiations with the US, with instructions to deliver to Secretary Welles. Includes Tojo's assertion that the US were 'dragging out' the negotiations, and his surprise that Britain were not involved in the negotiations as they impacted British interests. It also highlights Sir Craigie's response to Tojo's concerns suggesting that the British are content in delaying involvement until 'actual' negotiations take place.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: Illegible (UK Embassy Official to US); Recipients: Edward Frederick Lindley Wood (UK Ambassador to US); Ronald Ian Campbell (UK Embassy to US Envoy Extraodinary and Minister Plenipotentiary); Frederick Robert Hoyer Millar (UK Embassy Official to US); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Illegible, and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Memorandum, United of States of America, United Kingdom, Japan,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 11 November 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3436 - Japan-United States relations (51-75) 1941; Project Record ID: A00000948;

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