File No. 763.72/8569

The Ambassador in Great Britain ( Page ) to the Secretary of State

[Telegram]

8298. For Secretary of State and Secretary of Treasury from Crosby:

No. 50. Am advised through Bignon, French delegate on Council, that his Government assents in principle to the movement of Chinese troops referred to in State Department telegram 3055, January 11, expressing appreciation of Chinese Government’s offer and will undertake, as soon as possible, inquiry into possibility obtaining necessary transport.

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