Tag Archives: Danzig

20.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. Public Information Leaflet no.3 (evacuation) issued today. Never less than 4 searchlights visible at night from this village. [No reference] 2. News from Danzig seems to indicate that all there expect Danzig to fall into German … Continue reading

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11.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. More reports of fighting on the Manchukuo border, sufficient to indicate that fighting (prob. inconclusive) has actually taken place. Daily Telegraph [a] 2. Chamberlain’s speech reiterates that we shall support the Poles in case of Danzig … Continue reading

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2.7.39.

Foreign & General 1. Poland states that Danzig will be occupied if Danzig Senate declares for the Reich. Sunday Times [a] 2. N.L.C.[1] of Labour Party broadcast in German in much the same terms as at September crisis. Observer [b] … Continue reading

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