Meetings of American and British shipping experts, beginning at 4 p.m. 1
1. This appears to be the same meeting, or series of meetings, described in Behrens, p. 371 as having covered the better part of May 22 and the early morning hours of May 23, 1943. This American-British meeting was preceded by a 2-hour meeting of the American conferees. Not all the persons listed above were present for the entire series of meetings.
|United States||United Kingdom|
|Deputy War Shipping Administrator Douglas||Minister of War Transport Leathers|
|Mr. Bissell||Mr. Maclay|
|Lieutenant General Somervell||Major General Holmes|
|Major General Gross||Brigadier Williams|
|Colonel Stokes||Mr. Harvey|
 Douglas Notes
May 22, 1943, 4 p.m.
War Shipping Administration Files