390 Commonwealth Government to Mr A. Eden, U.K. Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs

Cablegram 177 28 November 1939,

MOST SECRET

Your telegram of 24th November [1] regarding communication French Government on subject of War Aims: Understanding that its views previously expressed will be borne in mind His Majesty's Government in Australia concur generally.

His Majesty's Government in Commonwealth of Australia agrees with verbal alterations suggested by His Majesty's Government in New Zealand.

Repeated to Canada, South Africa, New Zealand.

1 Document 385.

[AA: A1608, B41/1/1]