Between the Wars by Christine Dugan

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252. 250. ”24 Spokesmen for the United States offered many creative and ingenious suggestions as to how the British might economize, scrape together as much gold as possible, liquidate assets in the United States, and even how they might borrow by offering the British-owned railroads in Argentina as collateral. S. military officers, representatives of the Navy, Army, and Air Force—Assistant Chief of Naval Operations, Rear Admiral Robert L. Ghormley; Chief of the Army’s War Plans Division, Major General George V.

Prospects for Peace in the Far East? There was a turnover in the Japanese Cabinet on June 4, 1937. Prince Konoye became prime minister. Konoye desired and sought peace with the United States. But there was still turmoil and little prospect of peace in the Far East. R. ”9 Not long after receiving this assurance, the Chinese did resist the Japanese. On July 7, 1937, a Japanese soldier was missing at the Marco Polo Bridge in China. The Chinese not only refused to search for him, they also refused to let the Japanese do so.

Merchantmen: The patrolling ships were to report all belligerent warships, except convoy escorts, by radio. S. Navy Department: “When any aircraft or surface ship 26 Francis L. Loewenheim, Harold D. Langley, and Manfred Jones, eds. P. Dutton, 1975), p. 89. 27 Patrick Abbazia, Mr. : Naval Institute Press, 1975), p. 65. S. Congress, Events, p. 216. S. ” This report was to be submitted in English, permitting anyone capable of monitoring the Patrol’s English-language transmissions to benefit from the sightings.

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