447 Commonwealth Government to Addison
Cablegram 453 CANBERRA, 13 December 1945
Our Nos. 447  and 448. 
With your 518  in mind we have issued fresh instructions to Colonel Eastman the effect of which will be apparent if for (B) preamble and (1) of our 447 to you the following is substituted- 2. Colonel Eastman has been directed to obtain from the Siamese plenipotentiaries an undertaking that they will take all action necessary for the complete repudiation of the declaration of war made on Great Britain on 25th January 1942 and the alliance with Japan made on 21st December 1941 and of all measures operating to the detriment of Great Britain, Australia and their Allies and an undertaking that Siam will conclude within three months a treaty obliging Siam- (1) To record Siam's repudiation of the declaration of war the alliance and the measures referred to above; (here follow terms (2) to (7) inclusive).