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Official text issued by the British Embassy on the Nemours incident

Citation: Millar, Frederick Robert Hoyer (1941) Official text issued by the British Embassy on the Nemours incident. No Publisher, usdc. (Unpublished)

Account of an incident that took place off the coast of Algeria. French shore batteries attacked British light forces. Debate as to what cargo the French convoy were carrying. While the French claimed it contained food, the Admiralty suspect it carried German war material. The British claim that the French initiated the confrontation between the forces.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: Frederick Robert Hoyer Millar (UK Embassy Official to US); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Millar, Frederick Robert Hoyer and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Memorandum, United Kingdom, United of States of America, France,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 31 March 1941 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3448 - France foreign policy 1941; Project Record ID: A00001891;

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