182 Mr S.M. Bruce, High Commissioner in London, to Mr R.G. Menzies, Prime Minister
Cablegram [377  LONDON, n.d. [1 September 1939], 2.20 p.m.
FOR PRIME MINISTER MOST SECRET
Cabinet just risen. Decision immediate ultimatum to Germany without time limit as soon as action concerted with French with whom Secretary for Foreign Affairs  now getting in touch. Ciano  has given assurances Italy not participating.
Parliament meeting 6. Dominions Office cables now being cyphered giving above and additional information.