490 Mr R. G. Menzies, Prime Minister, to Mr R. G. Casey, Minister to the United States

Cablegram 58 7 June 1941,

Your telegram 406 of 4th June. [1] I entirely agree that a private undertaking communicated without publicity to Japanese Government is adequate. I expressed that view in London. I will ask Bruce [2] to advise the Foreign Office in that sense.


1 Document 485.

2 High Commissioner in London. Menzies sent Bruce an unnumbered cablegram On 7 June, repeating the text of Casey's cablegram 406 and asking Bruce to pass it to the U.K. Foreign Office. See file AA: A981, Far East 26A.

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