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Trans-Pacific air routes using Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs, October 23 1936

Request to Viscount Swinton on whether the Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs are of any value for trans-Pacific air routes.
Item Type: Formal letter
Date: 23 October 1936
Title of document: Trans-Pacific air routes using Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs
Authors or Creators: Stephenson, J. E. (Assistant Secretary, UK Dominions Office)
Recipients: Unknown (Secretary, UK Air Ministry)
Places: Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom
Oceania > Micronesia > *British Western Pacific Territories (British colony) [SOME ISLANDS UNDER DISPUTE BETWEEN UK AND USA]
Reference: CO 323/ 1402/ 2 - Sovereignty and strategic importance of Pacific islands: suitability as air bases
URI: http://archive.atlantic-archive.org/id/eprint/500
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