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Annoucement that all concerned British authorities have agreed to leasing the US land for bases in the Caribbean

Citation: Butler, Neville M. (1940) Annoucement that all concerned British authorities have agreed to leasing the US land for bases in the Caribbean. No Publisher, us. (Unpublished)

Annoucement that all concerned British authorities have agreed to leasing the US land for bases on Bermuda, the Bahamas, Jamaica, Antigua, St. Lucia and British Guiana. It also suggests that there should be no postponement in construction whilst leases are being drawn-up.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: Neville M. Butler (UK Embassy Chargé d'affaires to US); Recipients: Sumner Welles (US Under Secretary of State); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Butler, Neville M. and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Formal letter, *Bermuda (British colony), *Bahama Islands (British colony), *Sierra Leone (British colony and protectorate), *British Guiana (British colony),
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 22 November 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3422 - Bases: Br. Guiana; Project Record ID: A00000699;

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