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Discussion of US responses to a potential Japanese attack on British and French interests in Shanghai and Tientsin, September 5 1939

Despatch discussing a secret State Department aide-mémoire by Dr. Hornbeck detailing its views on British military responses to a potential Japanese attack on its interests in Shanghai and Tientsin.
Item Type: Despatch
Date: 5 September 1939
Title of document: Discussion of US responses to a potential Japanese attack on British and French interests in Shanghai and Tientsin
Authors or Creators: Kerr, Philip Henry (UK Ambassador to US)
Recipients: Wood Edward Fre, Edward Frederick Lindley (UK Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs)
Places: Asia > Eastern Asia > Japan
Asia > Eastern Asia > *Tientsin (Japanese concession)
Asia > Eastern Asia > China
Europe > Northern Europe > United Kingdom
The Americas > North America > United of States of America
Asia > Eastern Asia > *Shanghai (French concession)
Asia > Eastern Asia > *Shanghai (International concession)
Europe > Western Europe > France
Reference: FO 115/ 3420 - Chinese Safety of British Nationals
URI: http://archive.atlantic-archive.org/id/eprint/632
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