890H.24/86: Telegram

The Minister in Afghanistan ( Engert ) to the Secretary of State

109. Your 45, April 15.8 Please inform the War Department that on May 17 the Military Attaché and I officially presented the Dodge army station wagon intended for the King,9 and on May 25 we presented the Stearman trainer plane intended for the Afghan Air Force. See my telegram 78, September 20, 1942.8

Both gifts were highly appreciated and I have been requested to convey to the Government of the United States and to the authorities directly concerned the sincere thanks of the Afghan Government.

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  2. Mohammad Zaher Shah.
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