• Reference
      GB 133 GDN/145/41/601-76
  • Dates of Creation
      27 Nov-31 Dec 1941
  • Physical Description
      75 pieces

Scope and Content

The file contains foreign correspondence on topics including Hitler's plan for a "new order in Europe", Persia, Finland, Japan, Libya, Abyssinia/Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, India, Russia, Burma, the Battle of Rostov, public opinion in Germany, Jews in Romania and immigration of Romanian and Hungarian Jews to Palestine, and Sir Winston Churchill's visit to the United States. The file also contains correspondence between Chaim Weizmann and Walter Guinness, 1st Baron Moyne, an account of a meeting between Mose Shertok [Sharrett] and Sir Harold MacMichael, High Commissioner for Palestine, an interview with Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, interviews with Russian officers in Palestine, a report on home security, a report on German activities in the Middle East, and an account of Anthony Eden's meeting with Joseph Stalin.